Open letter: Christmas greeting from Moria II | medico.de

Self-organized refugee groups from the new Moria camp address Europe in a Christmas letter. The letter of the medico partner organizations in the wording. "Dear Europeans, dear Mrs von der Leyen We wish you a Merry Christmas from the new refugee camp in Lesvos. We hope you can celebrate despite the hardships we all face due to the Corona pandemic crisis. Three months ago after the old Moria camp burned down, we moved  to a new camp and now we live here with 7000 refugees. In September we were promised much better conditions in this new camp and we were…
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Refugees in Europe’s ‘largest refugee camp’ self-organise coronavirus awareness campaign as cases rise | tremr.com

The first case of Covid-19 was reported in Moria refugee camp in  September , as a 40 year old man from Somalia tested positive for the virus upon return to the camp from Athens. The largest refugee camp in Europe, it is located outside the village of Moria on the Greek island of Lesvos. By September the camp had around 35 confirmed cases - when it was then gutted by a fire that  destroyed shelter and basic services for nearly 13,000 men, women and children. The camp, described by Human Rights Watch as an  ''Open-Air Prison'' , housed around  20, 000 people as of this summer ,…
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Vi er dypt fortvilet over forholdene i den nye Moria-leiren | utrop.no

De tre hjelpeteamene, som består av både leirbeboere og folk utenfor leiren,  uttrykker sterk bekymring for helsetilstanden til menneskene i leiren. De uttrykker også skuffelse: “Vi føler at vi er på samme sted som i mars da vi begynte å advare mot koronaviruset og skapte oppmerksomhet rundt dette i leiren”, heter det i det åpne brevet Utrop har mottatt via sin kontakt på stedet; Shirin Tinnesand.      read more
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Lesbos: Leben im Übergangs-Camp | zdf.de

Vor wenigen Wochen ist das Camp Moria fast vollständig niedergebrannt. Danach herrschte Chaos - bis ein provisorisches Zeltlager errichtet wurde. Wie geht es den Geflüchteten dort? "Kara Tepe" heißt das neue Lager auf Lesbos für die Flüchtlinge. Innerhalb kürzester Zeit wurde es gebaut, um die rund 12.000 Flüchtlinge, die nach dem Brand in Moria obdachlos waren, unterbringen zu können. Viele haben aber Angst vor einem zweiten Moria.       read more
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