Armed migrants stage 10 hour stand-off after breaking out of detention centre


The gang ran amok for some 12 hours after breaking out of the Immigrant Detention Centre (CIE) of Madrid.

Some 39 migrants, 38 Algerians and one Moroccan, tore through the facility, smashing dining room benches and the diorite the roof, where they holed up all through the night.

Hooded migrant held placards saying “freedom” and “dignity”.