Feature: Refugees stuck in Greece with no place to go further in Europe

October 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on Feature: Refugees stuck in Greece with no place to go further in Europe 

ATHENS, Oct. 29 — Over 300 migrants are lying in Victoria Square in central Athens. Most of them are Afghan men, in their early or late 20s. They arrived Tuesday morning at Athens' main port Piraeus and began their journey in Athens, one of their first stops in continental Europe. However, with many European Union (EU) leaders talking about closing their borders, the refugees may get in stuck in Greece longer than they originally thought.

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Feature: Refugees arrive in Slovenia in hope of starting new life in Europe

October 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Feature: Refugees arrive in Slovenia in hope of starting new life in Europe 

RIGONCE, Slovenia, Oct. 28 — Wearing her pale smile, fourteen-year-old Syrian girl Maria waved her right hand as she proceeded on Tuesday afternoon to board one of five Slovenian buses at a country road at the Slovenian tiny border village of Rigonce, along with some 200 other refugees.

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