Greece: 5 hurt in violence at migrant detention camp

April 1, 2016 7:49 AM

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Greece: 5 hurt in violence at migrant detention camp

ATHENS, Greece – Authorities on the Greek island of Chios say five people were injured and treated in hospital following clashes between Syrian and Afghan migrants at an overcrowded detention camp.

The clashes early Friday are the latest in a series of violent incidents at shelters and gathering points across Greece, where more than 50,000 migrants and refugees are stranded following Balkan border closures supported by the European Union.

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