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A Naples shelter for refugees: 'It's like a prison, no electricity or water'

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Lessena is a refugee from Ivory Coast living in Naples, one of thousands of migrants housed in immigration centres, whose owners are paid €35 (£25) per day for each guest. Subscribe to The Guardian ► Fed up with water and electricity shortages in their shelter, and the lack of response from the owner, its residents protest, throwing the contents of the shelter on to the street. Will the police help them? Guardian website ► Endboard videos: ► ► Guardian playlists: Comment is Free ► Guardian Docs ► Guardian Features ► Guardian Animations & Explanations ► Guardian Investigations ► The Global Migration Crisis ► Anywhere but Westminster ► Casetteboy remix the news ► More Guardian videos: We Walk Together ► Everyday racism - Akala ► Pretty Radical ► Capitalism is failing - Paul Mason ► My life as a female bodybuilder ► After Banksy: the parkour guide to Gaza ► If I Die On Mars ► Revenge Porn: Chrissy Chambers and her search for justice ► Mos Def force fed in Gitmo procedure ► Edward Snowden interview ► Bangladeshi Sex Workers take steroids ► Other Guardian channels on YouTube: Guardian Football ► Guardian Music ► Guardian Australia ► Guardian Tech ► Guardian Culture ► Guardian Wires ► Guardian Food ►