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Are asylum suicides an unfolding national tragedy?

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After fleeing his native Eritrea as a toddler and residing for years as a refugee, Henok Zaid Gebrsslasie hoped to make a life for himself within the UK. Aged 23, he was discovered lifeless at a psychological well being facility in Coventry, West Midlands, and is believed to have taken his personal life. His dying is one in every of a rising quantity amongst younger asylum seekers which a charity mentioned might simply be the “tip of the iceberg”.