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AYS Daily Digest 02/11/20 — Another fire hits Vathy camp on Samos

Horrid scenes from the Aegean exacerbate the already unbearable situation for the people / The European Commission intends to take legal action against Hungary for its breach of EU asylum legislation / Sweden: proposals to employ the ex-UASCs / recommended reads & calls for action

Images of the fire in Samos, courtesy of Aegean BoatReport

No more Morias! More Pikpas!


And where exactly are they now?


Two important developments in challenging EU countries’ treatment of refugees


Arrivals by sea

A personnel member’s diary found in the ashes of Moria

“It’s a first-hand document of Europe’s failure to protect the most vulnerable group of asylum seekers. Since the fires in Moria in September, the situation for minor migrants in Lesbos has only become worse.”


The EU will initiate infringement proceedings over Hungary’s “incorrect application of EU asylum legislation”


Pushbacks from Italy



When unaccompanied minors become young unemployed people



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Are You Syrious?

News digests from the field, mainly for volunteers and people on the move, but also for journalists, decision makers and other parties.