The number of arrivals into the country over the past day amounted to almost 900 people.
Hundreds of migrants continue to arrive in Greece, despite having only just entered into force the agreement between the European Union and Turkish authorities, according to which many illegals must be sent back to Turkey.
According to the representative of the Greek authorities, the number of arrivals into the country over the past day amounted to almost 900 people. Known about the deaths of at least two children, who were among migrants trying to cross the Aegean sea.
Greek border guards arrested two owners suspected of illegal transportation of people, after a chase off the coast of Chios.
According to the agreements between the EU and Turkey, which came into force at midnight, all migrants denied asylum in Greece, will deportirovat back to Turkey.
Meanwhile the Minister of internal Affairs of Austria Johanna Mikl-Leitner said that after the closure of the borders of the Balkan countries, the EU should now strengthen the border between Turkey and Bulgaria. According to her, Europe should be a fortress.
Source: Russian service Bi-bi-si