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Greece and Mediterranean Refugee Crisis

  • Imran Madden, Head of Humanitarian Department, available for interview after a week in Greece coordinating our response
  • Islamic Relief efforts gearing up in Italy as Greek operation continues
  • Islamic Relief urges coordinated EU action as member states meet on September 24

The Head of Islamic Relief’s Humanitarian Department has expressed his ‘huge relief’ following the evacuation of 25,000 refugees to the Greek mainland from appalling conditions on the island of Lesvos, but called for concerted action by the European Union and member states to tackle the continuing Mediterranean refugee crisis.


Greece and Med Refugee Crisis