Greece

From file: Migrants walk in the smoke during a winter day in Lipa, near Bihac, in Bosnia and Herzegovina | Photo: EPA/FEHIM DEMIR
Greek Minister of Migration and Asylum Notis Mitarachi at the EU headquarters in Brussels, Belgium | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/JOHN THYS/POOL
86 Pakistani nationals took up the offer of voluntary return to fly from Athens to their home country on Wednesday | Source: @IOMGREECE Twitter feed
For many years, migrants have been trying to enter the EU by crossing the Evros River, which forms the border between Turkey and Greece | Photo: Ahmed Deeb/dpa/picture alliance
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From file: Migrants look out of a fishing boat docked at the port of Palaiochora in southeastern Crete, Greece, after its arrival, on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022 | Photo: Stefanos Rapanis/Eurokinissi via AP
483 migrants were reportedly on board this old rusty boat that ran into trouble south of Crete | Photo: in-time news/AP/picture-alliance
Migrants are seen walking near the Pournara migrant reception center in the Republic of Cyprus earlier this year - while in the distance, the flag of the self-declared TRNC is seen etched into the ground | Photo: Picture-alliance

From file: Members of the Turkish Coast Guard take migrants, who were allegedly pushed back from the Greece side, on a boat during a patrol to search and rescue for migrants offshore the Ayvalik district in Balikesir, Turkey | Photo: EPA/Erdem Sahin
Greek Immigration and Asylum Policies Minister Notis Mitarachi | Photo: ARCHIVE/EPA/STEPHANIE LECOCQ
From file: Rescue of migrants in the Mediterranean Sea | Photo: Vincenzo Circosta/anadolu
Greek authorities say around 500 migrants including a hundred children were on board the vessel | Photo: Stefanos Rapanis/Eurokinissi/AP/picture alliance