Hotspots on Lesvos and Samos still overcrowded, say authorities

Greek authorities on Friday announced that a total of 20,436 persons were being hosted in refugee and migrant reception facilities throughout Greece the previous day, up from 20,421 recorded on Thursday last week, while the total hosting capacity of the 31 facilities is 23,564.

The facilities on islands of Lesvos and Samos are still overcrowded, said authorities.