173 Refugees and Migrants Arrive on Lesvos and Samos on the First Day of the New Year

A total of 173 refugees and migrants arrived at the islands of Lesvos and Samos on the first day of the new year.

They were all coming from the Turkish coasts.

A Frontex vessel rescued 38 refugees and migrants that were on board a dinghy. They have now been transferred to reception and identification centres.
(Source: AMNA)