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Suicide Attempts Increase Among Refugees

Some refugees and migrants who are facing deportation from Greece to Turkey under a new deal to help stem the flow of people seeking asylum in Europe would rather kill themselves than risk returning to the Middle East, according to multiple media reports.

April 7, 2016
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Migrants Arrive In Turkey After Being Sent Back Under EU Deal

Migrants sent back from Greece began arriving in Turkey on Monday after the EU’s disputed deal with Ankara to stem the influx of asylum seekers into Europe came into effect. In moves denounced by refugee agencies and human rights campaigners, the first two boats carried more than 130 migrants to the Western Turkish town of Dikili.

April 4, 2016