Published On: Fri, Dec 4th, 2015

Pakistan blocks 30 migrants deported from Greece

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Pakistan has refused entry to 30 migrants deported from Greece, saying their identities could not be verified.They were among a group flown from Athens to Islamabad on Thursday.Nineteen verified migrants were allowed to disembark while the rest were flown back to Athens, officials said.Pakistan is one of the top countries of origin of illegal migrants to Europe, according to statistical institute Eurostat.

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