Athens: Fewer Migrants Crossing to Greece from Turkey

Athens: Fewer Migrants Crossing to Greece from Turkey

السبت 1437/6/17 هـ الموافق 2016/03/26 م واس

Athens, Jumada II 17, 1437, Mar 26, 2016, SPA — The flow of migrants and refugees from Turkey to Greece is slowing, Greek authorities said Saturday.
In the space of 24 hours, only 78 people crossed from the Turkish coast to Greece’s eastern Aegean islands, the Greek refugee crisis committee said. On the previous day, 161 people had arrived.
The crisis committee estimates the number of migrants in Greece at 50,200, 11,600 of whom remain at the Idomeni camp at the Macedonian border, dpa reported.
–SPA
20:03 LOCAL TIME 17:03 GMT