Brussels, Belgium - Kingdom of
AN AFGHAN ASYLUM SEEKER LIES ON A STRETCHER INSIDE THE SAINT-CROIX
CHURCH IN BRUSSELS.
An Afghan asylum seeker is treated by a Red Crosss volunteer as he lies
on a stretcher inside the Saint-Croix Church in Brussels August 9,
2003. Some 250 Afghan refugees occupied the church and have been on a
hunger strike for about two weeks since the Belgian government rejected
hundreds of asylum requests. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir REUTERS