There is a concern that a new influx of refugees from Turkey and Syria will occur in Greece due to the earthquakes.
‘Will there be an influx of refugees’ concern in Athens
The Greek Minister of Public Order Takis Theodorikakos told Skai TV, “There is such a danger. However, the Greek border in Maritsa cannot be crossed. We are prepared for every eventuality,” he said. Theodorikakos also said, “The new 35 km wall in Meriç, which will cost 100 million Euros, will be ready in 10 months.” According To The Headline News Of The Greek Newspaper Kathimerini, The Scenario Of An Influx Of Refugees From The Earthquake zones in Turkey and Syria seriously preoccupies the Greek government. Accordingly, the possible influx of refugees may begin as of March, when the weather may be better. m Yorgo KIRBAKI/ATHENS