13 nabbed after fire near second Greek camp


Asylum seekers sit on an abandoned tank as they overlook the new temporary camp near Kara Tepe, Mytilene, Greece. The recent fire at Moria camp left more than 12,000 asylum seekers homeless. – EPA pic, September 16, 2020.

THIRTEEN people have been detained on the Greek island of Samos after a fire threatened the local migrant camp, police said today, days after another blaze destroyed Europe’s largest migrant camp on Lesbos.

“We are examining the possible participation of these suspects in the incident,” a Samos police source told AFP.


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