As most of the international media and the EU policy makers focus on Greece’s economic issues, UNCHR urged the European Union to urgently support the Greek authorities as more refugees are expected to enter the Greek islands bordering with Turkey.

UNHCR spokesperson William Spindler said on 16 June in Geneva that the “UNHCR is ready to continue working with the Greek authorities and civil society in order to address some of these challenges, but greater support from EU member states and insti...


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