Post Profile

Uncertainty reigns a day before migrants are to be returned to Turkey

LESBOS, Greece (Reuters) - Less than 24 hours before Greece is due to begin returning migrants to Turkey, little sign of preparation is evident on Lesbos, the island through which hundreds of thousands of people have poured into Europe since last year.
read more


Related Posts

Amid Clashes, Greece Presses On With Plan to Deport Migrants

News : NYTimes: News

Several refugees were hospitalized after hundreds broke out of a detention center to protest a European Union deal allowing Greece to send refugees back to Turkey.

Turkish Coast Guard detains migrants ahead of EU deal entering force

News : Reuters: World News

DIKILI, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkey's Coast Guard stopped 63 Palestinians and Syrians trying to cross to a Greek island on Saturday, underlining the scale of the security forces' task in convincing illegal migrants they won't be allow...

Protests mount before EU-Turkey migrant deal takes effect

News : Reuters: World News

ISTANBUL/ATHENS (Reuters) - Migrants protested on a Greek island and rights groups raised legal objections on Friday three days before a disputed EU deal to return rejected asylum seekers from Greece to Turkey was due to go into act...

Greece, Turkey take legal short-cuts in race to return migrants

News : Reuters: World News

BRUSSELS/ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece and Turkey are rushing through changes to their asylum rules in a race to implement a EU-Turkey agreement on the return of refugees and migrants from Greek islands to Turkey from next Monday, EU of...

Uncertainty in Turkey as migrant returns set to start under EU deal

News : Reuters: World News

ANKARA (Reuters) - Five days before Turkey is due to start taking back illegal migrants from Greece under a landmark deal with the European Union, uncertainty remains over how many will come, how they will be processed, and where th...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC