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Greece: Migrants continue lodging in makeshift tents in Moria as authorities struggle to relocate them to new camp *DRONE FOOTAGE*02:37

Greece: Migrants continue lodging in makeshift tents in Moria as authorities struggle to relocate them to new camp *DRONE FOOTAGE*

Greece, Lesbos
September 16, 2020 at 23:46 GMT -00:00 · Published

Asylum seekers from the devastated Moria refugee camp continued to lodge in makeshift tents next to a supermarket parking, as seen in drone footage from Wednesday, while the Greek authorities were reported saying they struggle to convince migrants to move into the new temporary camp.

Over 12,000 migrants have been forced to evacuate following the fires that broke out at the Moria camp on September 9 burning large parts of it to the ground.

Four Afghan migrants were charged with arson on Wednesday for their alleged involvement in causing the blazes, according to Greek authorities.

The Moria migrant camp was the largest in Europe, exceeding almost four times its maximum capacity of 3,100 people, hosting around 13,000 migrants living in poor sanitary conditions.

Greece: Migrants continue lodging in makeshift tents in Moria as authorities struggle to relocate them to new camp *DRONE FOOTAGE*02:37
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Asylum seekers from the devastated Moria refugee camp continued to lodge in makeshift tents next to a supermarket parking, as seen in drone footage from Wednesday, while the Greek authorities were reported saying they struggle to convince migrants to move into the new temporary camp.

Over 12,000 migrants have been forced to evacuate following the fires that broke out at the Moria camp on September 9 burning large parts of it to the ground.

Four Afghan migrants were charged with arson on Wednesday for their alleged involvement in causing the blazes, according to Greek authorities.

The Moria migrant camp was the largest in Europe, exceeding almost four times its maximum capacity of 3,100 people, hosting around 13,000 migrants living in poor sanitary conditions.

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