AYS Daily News Digest 13/06: Evacuations of makeshift camps around the area of Polykastro

Eviction of Eco camp: volunteers saying final goodbyes to little refugees
Eviction of Eco camp. Photo Credit: Refugee Care.

Evictions of EKO, Hara and BP continue

Refugees waiting in front of new camp facilities Photo Credit: Hassan Alhomse
Inside the new camp. Photo Credit: Hassan Alhomse
Five days old Ahmed lives in a gas station squat with his family. Photo Credit: Nidzara Ahmetasevic, AYS

GREECE/GENERAL

UNHCR launches update of the regional Refugee and Migrant Response Plan

57,194 refugees currently stranded in Greece

So far 1,200 refugees pre-registered in Thessaloniki and Athens areas

Refugee family getting pre-registered in a refugee camp. Photo Credit: Ekathimerini

Refucomm searching for translators

A boat with 200 refugees that sent a distress signal spotted safe and sailing to Italy

BULGARIA

Bulgarian university offers major study programs in English for refugees

SERBIA

Humanitarian center Novi Sad (Serbia) creates with the help of Terre des homes a new space for moms and babies where they can rest and get assistance. Photo credit: Novosadski humanitarni centar.

IHO moving to the North of Serbia, support and volunteers welcome

ITALY

Yesterday early in the morning MOAS assisted several vessels on the sea near Italy, one of them a wooden boat adrift for 3 days. Photo credit: MOAS.

More than 2,500 rescued off the coast of Sicily over the weekend, almost 50,000 have arrived in Italy since the start of the year

GERMANY

Attacks on refugees continue

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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