refugees in greece

Breastfeeding is the safer option when hygiene conditions are poor, such as in refugee camps (Note: the woman pictured is not Nazila*) | Photo: Ignacio Pereyra
The new camp on the Greek island of Samos was built to host up to 3000 people | Photo: Nicolas Economou/NurPhoto/picture-alliance
The border fence between Turkey and Greece runs near the wetlands of the Evros River
Protesters with placards showing pictures and the names of migrants who allegedly died due to pushbacks in Athens, Greece, on April 20, 2022 | Photo: picture alliance/
Greek soldiers seal parts of the Evros river bank with wire to stop asylum seekers, on March 8, 2020 | Photo: S. Baran/picture-alliance
Greece is reinforcing the Greek Turkish borders with personnel, cameras, drones, heavy vehicles - but also with a 5 meter tall fence | Photo by Nicolas Economou/NurPhoto
27 migrants were rescued from a sediment island in the Evros river on Wednesday, April 13. The river forms part of the land border between Greece and Turkey | Photo: InfoMigrants
Young migrants wait in a Greek camp near the border with Turkey | Photo: InfoMigrants
Anti-war protesters in Thessaloniki have been showing their support for Ukrainians | Photo: Florian Schmitz/DW
Refugees from Ukraine are being tested for COVID-19 after their arrival in Athens, Greece, on February 28, 2022 | Photo: EPA/GEORGE VITSARAS
People collect basic necessities to be distributed to the Ukrainian population, at the Monastery of Vlatada, Thessaloniki, Greece, 1 March 2022 | Photo: Dimitris Tosidis / EPA
From file: Refugees and migrants disembark from a ferry at the port of Piraeus, near Athens, October 1, 2019 | Photo: picture-alliance/AP