Greek refugee camps suffer from surge in migration

The number of refugees heading to Greece has jumped in the past two months, putting a huge strain on the facilities.

by

    The number of refugees heading to Greece has jumped in the past two months, putting a huge strain on the facilities.

    Refugee camps built to host 7,000 refugees are now dealing with twice that number.

    Al Jazeera’s John Psaropoulos reports from Lesvos, Greece.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Meet the deported nurse aiding asylum seekers at US-Mexico border

    Meet the deported nurse helping refugees at the border

    Francisco 'Panchito' Olachea drives a beat-up ambulance around Nogales, taking care of those trying to get to the US.

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    How a homegrown burger joint pioneered a food revolution and decades later gave a young, politicised class its identity.

    'We will cut your throats': The anatomy of Greece's lynch mobs

    The brutality of Greece's racist lynch mobs

    With anti-migrant violence hitting a fever pitch, victims ask why Greek authorities have carried out so few arrests.