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Migrants in Greece Light Tents on Fire, Threaten Children

Migrants in the Greek migrant camp on the island of Chios have burned down their tents, and some have threatened to kill children in protest of asylum waiting times. Police have arrested several migrants who started a riot in the

A Turkish officer registers a deported migrant from Greece after the arrival of a small Turkish ferry carrying migrants who are deported to Turkey, on April 4, 2016 at the port of Dikili district in Izmir.

Greece Deports First Batch of Migrants Back to Turkey Under New Deal

The Greek government deported more than 200 migrants back to Turkey early Monday morning, the first enactment of a recent agreement between the European Union (EU) and Turkey meant to curb migration via the “Balkan route” into Europe. European police