AYS DAILY DIGEST — Another big refugee wave in the Balkans region

While the so-called Balkan Route remains officially closed, more people are finding their way across the Balkans. More people are in Bulgaria as well as Serbia. In Belgrade, volunteers are asking for help while exhausted and dehydrated people are arriving in significant numbers. At the same time, Austria’s right wing politician suggests that the EUshould keep refugees offshore rather than allow them on to the continent. Meanwhile, no signs of peace in Syria.

Youngest members of Porin sports group, coached by Marko Deša of AYS

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Syria

New casualties in Aleppo

Turkey

The end of the EU-Turkey deal?

Greece

Open assembly and free education at City Plaza in Athens

Reusable cups and tea for all at Kara Tepe

Photo by HSA

New strikes in Greece

Pre-registration delay

Weather Report

East Aegean weather reports for potential passengers and volunteers. A collaboration between @SAO and United Rescue Aid.

Bulgaria

Up to 5,000 refugees tried to enter Bulgaria this year

Serbia

Help needed in Miksaliste

Photo by Misaliste, Belgrade

Croatia

Sport groups organized in Porin

AYS vs Porin wolleyball tournament

Austria

Austrian proposal to keep refugees away

General

Ai Weiwei in the Museum of Cyclaid Art

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Daily news digests from the field, mainly for volunteers and refugees on the route, but also for journalists and other parties.

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