Clowns give refugees a chance to smile in Greece

Children dance and cheer as Clowns Without Borders sets up shows in makeshift camps across Lesbos island.

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    Clowns Without Borders is using humour to provide some comfort and psychological support to those in need.

    At the Greek island of Lesbos, the group puts up shows trying to spread as much cheer as they can in makeshift camps for refugees across the island.

    Al Jazeera's Mohammed Jamjoom reports from Lesbos.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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