Refugees turn to old river route as Greek islands heave under influx

Northern Greece (Reuters) – As dawn breaks over the waterlogged plain along the border Greece shares with Turkey, an all-too-familiar outline of refugees emerges through the morning haze, picking their way through a road well traveled by thousands before them. Young parents carrying infants and widowed women following railway tracks they hope will lead them to a town have become a common sight in the fields at Greece’s north-eastern border region with Turkey.

 

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