Greece NGO Workers Upset Over Refugee Evictions

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Greece NGO Workers Upset Over Refugee Evictions

Author: The National Herald | 17 April 2019

ATHENS – Plans by Greece’s government to move some refugees out of apartments to move others in as upset Non-governmental organizations who called on the Migration Policy Ministry to revoke the decision.

The NGO’s said the refugees set to be evicted have no place to go although Greece has a number of detention centers and camps, including on islands near Turkey, housing more The ministerial decision will initially affect about 200 people whose asylum application was approved by July 2017, said Kathimerini, and those evicted will be given three months rent to find something else.