AYS DAILY DIGEST More than 2,700 people rescued between Europe and Lybia

24.5.2016: Over 400 people, including many children and pregnant women, were rescued by one boat from the Mediterranean sea. More than 2,000 people moved today from Idomeni. Attempted eviction of a refugee shelter in Prague. Help needed in Calais, again. 191,134 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2016, IOM estimates.

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Weather Forecast // Wednesday May 25th & Thursday May 26th//

WARNING! HIGH WAVES VARIABLE +0.3 TO +0.9 METERS WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. Waves over 0.5 meters are considered dangerous. The waves are generally moving Northward both days. Leaving from Turkish coast of Canakkale to Lesvos, waves at your front both days. Leaving from the west coast of Turkey to the Greek islands, waves at your left both days. Winds: variable between 7 and 29 kph, with gusts up to 38 kph, blowing mostly Eastward. Temperature in the Balkans from 9 in Idomeni to 25 at Hungary-Serbia border.

Mediterranean

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SOS Mediterrain

Syria

Fabric of Life by Khaled Barakeh visually documents daily life in Syria.

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Greece

Journalists banned from Idomeni.

Strikes in ports and in Athens

Czech

Refugee shelter eviction

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Photo by Klinika Center

France

Urgent help needed in Calais.

General

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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