Good News! - Greece: Return of Refugees to Turkey Halted (UA 135/16)
July 12, 2016
The first two Syrian refugees that became at risk of being forcibly returned to Turkey under the illegal EU-Turkey deal have now been released from detention. In both cases a court has also ordered the suspension of their deportation until other court hearings take place at the end of September.
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