Switzerland 2012 Biasca. Political asylums living in a bunker.

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Switzerland. Canton Ticino. Biasca. Al Vallone is a bunker belonging to the Civil Protection (Centro Sanitario Protette. Protezione Civile 3 Valli).  It is used as a dependency (Notschlafstelle) of the main asylum registration centre of Chiasso. The bunker hosts mostly families and minors, and it is a centre for immigrants under the authority of the Federal Office for Migration. A man walks by two suitcases. The man is an economic migrant who has asked for political asylums in Switzerland. He is waiting for the answers from the swiss government. 27.12.12 © 2012 Didier Ruef