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The tourists held by Greek police as migrants without papers

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The tourists held by Greek police as migrants without papers

Greek police have stepped up efforts to catch illegal immigrants in recent months, launching a new operation to check the papers of people who look foreign. But tourists have also been picked up in the sweeps - and at least two have been badly beaten. [...]

January 10, 2013 Author: Chloe Hatdjimatheou

Lives out in the streets

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Lives out in the streets

They live under bridges, in abandoned cars, in passageways, in building entrances; they are part of the image of Athens that depresses us, angers us, infuriates us. Giorgos and Leon –talking to www.in.gr– consider themselves slightly more privileged than the other homeless, as they are put up in the guesthouse “Klimaka”. They are ordinary people, [...]

October 30, 2012 Author: Kiki Margarity