Greece police begin clearing out Idomeni refugee camp

May 24, 2016 4:16 AM

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Greece police begin clearing out Idomeni refugee camp

Government says they will not use force for operation that could take several days

Greek authorities began an operation at dawn Tuesday to gradually evacuate the country's largest informal refugee camp of Idomeni on the Macedonian border, blocking access to the area and sending in more than 400 riot police.

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