aegean sea

 The number of migrants on the Greek islands has overwhelmed the local population and their resources | Photo: Reuters/A. Konstantinidis
Map of Turkey, Greece | Credit: InfoMigrants
Refugees and migrants disembark from a ferry at the port of Piraeus, near Athens, October 1, 2019 | Photo: picture-alliance/AP
Albania's military supports both NATO and Frontex in the Aegean Sea | Photo: Creative Commons
A group of refugees carrying their belongings
People rest outside their containers in the identification center on the island of Lesbos in Greece | Photo:  EPA/PANAGIOTIS BALASKAS
In the past, there have been violent riots at migrant camps such as at the Moira camp on Lesbos | COPYRIGHT: REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis/File Photo
Map of Turkey, Greece | Credit: InfoMigrants
An officer patrolling for the European border patrol agency Frontex | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/Christian Charisius
Credit: Picture-alliance, NurPhoto, M. Heine
Turkish and Greek coast guards patrol the Aegean Sea
More migrants have been arriving in Greece, including the island of Lesbos. | Photo: Picture-alliance/N.Economou