Migrants still homeless after Greek camp blaze

LESBOS ISLAND (AFP) – Thousands of asylum seekers have spent a third night in the open on Lesbos island after the country’s largest camp burnt down, as police reinforcements arrived en masse yesterday.

Eleven police vehicles – some stopping the migrants from reaching a nearby port – and two water cannon boosted the heavy presence seen on the island since the fires late on Tuesday and Wednesday laid waste to the Moria camp.

More details on Weekend’s Borneo Bulletin