PHOTOS: Greece Begins Evacuating Thousands Of Asylum-Seekers From Camp

May 24, 2016 2:27 PM

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Refugees and migrants wait to be transferred by buses Tuesday during the evacuation of the camp near the Greek village of Idomeni. At its height, there were more than 12,000 people crammed into the makeshift camp, which exploded in size when Balkan states began closing their borders in mid-February.

Greek authorities have started to move migrants and refugees out of the makeshift Idomeni camp, near the border with Macedonia.

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