Doctors Without Borders: We have incidents and this is out of question

Source: Politika  Regarding the administration’s claims to the reception and identification center in Moria, Lesvos, that Médecins Sans Frontières publishes unreliable medical data on incidents of sexual abuse and rape, Apostolos Veizis, MD and Director of MSF Programs, replies: “We would like to express our deep concern at the fact …

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The shrinking space for solidarity with migrants and refugees

In February 2017, a French shepherd, Cedric Herrou, from the Roya Valley, was condemned to an eight-month suspended prison sentence and a €3,000 fine for providing shelter to homeless migrants. In Denmark, Lisbeth Zornig Andersen was fined in 2016 for opening her house to refugee families with nowhere to live. …

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‘Better to Drown’: A Greek Refugee Camp’s Epidemic of Misery

MORIA, Greece — He survived torture in Congo, and a perilous boat journey from Turkey. But Michael Tamba, a former Congolese political prisoner, came closest to death only after he had supposedly found sanctuary at Europe’s biggest refugee camp. Stuck for months at the camp on the Greek island of …

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Mosaik Support Center: A Mosaic of Personalities in the Heart of the City

Mosaik Support Center: A Mosaic of Personalities in the Heart of the City ARTICLE ON POLITIKA LESVOS – 15.07.16 By Natasha Papanikolaou Original version Oscar Wilde professed the following enigmatic view: the majority of people are other people. This eccentric cipher lends itself to diverse interpretations. One of them is …

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