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ARTE Reportage

Greece: Illegal Pushbacks of Asylum Seekers

ARTE ReportageGreece: Illegal Pushbacks of Asylum Seekers

10/06/2021

In Greece, the coastguard has taken to pushing back potential asylum seekers towards Turkish waters. That's despite the fact that once in Europe, these people have a right to apply for asylum and to have that application processed. But while this tactic is against EU human rights law, the Greek government have a promise to keep to its electorate: reducing the flow of migrants.


Duration :

25 min

Available :

From 27/06/2021 to 08/06/2024

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Documentaries and Reportage