AYS NEWS DIGEST 22/06: New challenges as refugees remain stuck in Greece

Jordan closes its borders to Syria and Iraq. Update on EU relocation program. Construction of new settlements with houses instead of tents to begin later this month.

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Nea Kavala. Photo by Aida Kristina Ničija

General

Frontex demands more legal rights to identify terrorists

Syria

Air strikes in Raqqa kill 18 civilians

Jordan

Jordan closes borders to Iraq and Syria

Greece

Update on relocation program

Construction of new settlements with houses instead of tents begins end of June

Call for cooperation to address new challenges following EU-Turkey deal

An update on Hope Centre Elpis

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Two full trucks were filled with aid. Photo by The Hope Project

Refugees moved from the Piraeus E1 camp

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Photo by Joao Pequeno
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Photo by Joao Pequeno

“Together for Better Days” needs volunteers

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Photo by Together for Better Days
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Photo by Together for Better Days

73 new people arrived to Samos

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Art exhibition in the Samos camp today, including flowers, butterflies and turtles the children made from recycled plastic bottles. Photo by Samos Volunteers

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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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