More than 100 illegal migrants reach Lesvos island on New Year's Day

Authorities on the island of Lesvos have reported that a total of 123 illegal migrants arrived by three boats at the island on New Year's Day.
A total of 134 had arrived at the island on New Year's Eve with the North Aegean Police Directorate, estimating the number of migrants arriving at Greek islands in December 2019 at a total of 5,247. Of these, 3,681 arrived at Lesvos, 688 at Chios and 878 at Samos.
GCT Team

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