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Ban on Circulation in Greek Migrants/Refugees Hotspots Extended to May 10

Αssociated Press

FILE- Migrants some of them wearing masks to protect from coronavirus stand near the entrance of Ritsona refugee camp about 80 kilometers (50 miles) north of Athens, Thursday, April 2, 2020. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

ATHENS - A joint ministerial decision extending the circulation ban for those hosted in reception and identification centres and hosting facilities throughout Greece, as a protection measure against the spread of the coronavirus, until May 10 was signed by Citizen Protection Minister Mihalis Chrissohoidis, Health Minister Vassilis Kikilias and Migration and Asylum Minister Notis Mitarachi, a Migration Ministry announcement said on Monday.