Migrant and refugee arrivals in Greece remained low in the last week

Migration flows to the islands of the northern Aegean remained low last week. From Monday 19 March until March 26, a total of 257 individuals arrived on Lesvos, 32 on Samos while no arrivals were recorded on the island of Chios.

The Turkish coast guard said that in March it intercepted 21 boats carrying migrants within its territorial waters, returning 802 migrants and refugees back to Turkey.