Olympic flame stops at UN camp in Athens

Olympic flame stops at UN camp in Athens

Hot Sale soccer cleats hypervenom running shoes austrian policemen check vehicles on the Austrian side of the Hungarian Austrian border near Nickelsdorf, 70 kms southeast of Hot Sale soccer cleats Vienna, Monday, April 25, 2016. Austria has re imposed controls on its border with Hungary, with police checking vehicles at the main regular crossings and soldiers patrolling other stretches of the border. Police say the controls hypervenom running shoes that began Monday are meant to ensure that no one crosses illegally and to prevent the smuggling of migrants into Austria and other EU nations. They have reported more such smuggling attempts into Austria since countries along the Balkan migration route closed their borders to migrants earlier this year. (Szilard Koszticsak/MTI via AP)

The Olympic flame for the Rio de Janeiro Games made a symbolic stop at a refugee camp in Athens, as part of a global initiative to promote sports among 60 million displaced people.

Al Hussein said that is such an honour for me. This is for every Syrian and ever Arab who has gone through so much.

A protest has broken out in the Moria migrant detention centre on the Greek island of Lesbos, during Hot Sale soccer cleats a visit there by the Greek migration affairs minister and a Dutch official.

A Greek official said Ioannis Mouzalas was visiting the camp with Dutch junior justice minister Klaas Dijkhoff when migrants began shouting and the borders, and banging metal objects. The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity in line with department regulations, said the situation was tense.

The Moria camp was converted into a closed detention centre after a European Union Turkey deal aiming to stem the flow of refugees and migrants into Europe. Under the agreement, those arriving on Greek islands from March 20 onwards are detained and face deportation unless they successfully apply for asylum in Greece.

Denmark justice minister says members of a volunteer military unit will replace most police at its hypervenom running shoes border with Germany to ease the officers burden in coping with an influx of migrants.

Soeren Pind says 165 officers will be sent to their districts and be replaced by 140 members of the Home Guard in June. They will be under police command at the border.

Pind spoke Tuesday after a parliamentary majority backed his plan.

The 48,000 strong entity of unpaid volunteers is often used to assist Danish defence units and police, and has also been deployed in Afghanistan and Kosovo.

Danes reinstated temporary controls at the German border on Jan. 4, only hours after Sweden required that travellers show valid documents. Last year, Denmark received some 20,000 asylum seekers.

Turkish officials and reports say 49 migrants have arrived in Turkey as part of a migration deal between Ankara and the European Union.

Ferries carrying migrants from the Greek islands of Kos, Chios and Lesbos reached the Turkish port towns of Gulluk, Cesme and Dikili on Tuesday, according to Turkish news agencies and an official at Dikili, who spoke on condition of anonymity in line with government rules.

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