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    With Migrants Blocked at Border, Greece Recalls Vienna Envoyi
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    Henry Ridgwell
    February 26, 2016 1:33 AM
    Greece has recalled its ambassador to Austria following a dispute over the migrant crisis. It came after Vienna hosted a meeting with Balkan states without inviting Greece. At that meeting, new restrictions were agreed on regarding the passage of migrants across the Balkans — which aid agencies say are causing chaos on the ground. VOA's Henry Ridgwell reports.

    With Migrants Blocked at Border, Greece Recalls Vienna Envoy

    Henry Ridgwell

    Published February 25, 2016

    Greece has recalled its ambassador to Austria following a dispute over the migrant crisis. It came after Vienna hosted a meeting with Balkan states without inviting Greece. At that meeting, new restrictions were agreed on regarding the passage of migrants across the Balkans — which aid agencies say are causing chaos on the ground. VOA's Henry Ridgwell reports.


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