Greece says no to swimming pool during prison; organisation insists it was for psychiatric …

Greece says no to jailhouse pool

Greece’s largest limit confidence jail won’t get to keep a waterfall-adorned, barbecue-equipped pool.

The Justice Ministry on Tuesday systematic a drop of a 7.4 scale (24-foot) prolonged pool in a yard of Korydallos prison’s psychiatric wing, observant a structure was built but accede and did not approve with health and reserve standards.

The pool’s existence during a jail nearby Athens was reported by a journal Sunday. The method pronounced a structure, reportedly built final year, includes a tiny stone rapids and poolside grill racks.

Greece’s Prison Officers Association pronounced a pool was built regulating income lifted by a organization and was limited to staff and inmates during a psychiatric wing. Korydallos houses some 2,300 inmates, with about 300 receiving some form of psychiatric care.

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