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Two boats with 67 migrants and refugees arrived on Mytilene late Thursday

Two boats with 67 migrants and refugees arrived on Mytilene late Thursday
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Τwo dinghies carrying a total of 67 migrants and refugees arrived on Thursday night at Mytilene.

In the first dinghy were 51 persons from Africa and Afghanistan and in the second 16 from Syria and Afghanistan.

All of them will be examined by a national health service team, in accordance with the protocol to prevent the spread of the coronavirus and afterwards placed in quarantine for 14 days.

A total of 173 refugees and migrants have reached Lesvos in five boat since early May, while no new arrivals have been reported on other Aegean island since mid- March.

Source: ana-mna