Syrian refugees shelter from the cold weather on the outskirts of the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki, on Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016. (AP Photo/Giannis Papanikos)
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Thousands of refugees and migrants will be relocated indoors from tent camps in Greece as temperatures fell below zero for the first time, the UN refugee agency said Thursday.There are over 60,000 refugees and migrants trapped in Greece after EU and Balkan countries further north shut their borders nearly a year ago.Greece's migration minister Yiannis Mouzalas has blamed the situation on a huge backlog of asylum requests and a severe shortage of processing staff promised by the EU.
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