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Greece begins vaccinating migrant camps

Greek authorities have begun rolling out vaccinations to asylum seekers in migrant camps, Ekathimerini writes. The government, which began vaccinating the general public in January, had been criticised by rights groups for being slow to include asylum-seekers, at risk in overcrowded camps where sanitary conditions are poor and social-distancing impossible. Of the 12,100 asylum-seekers on the Greek islands, about 9,400 live in official camps, according to the UNHCR.

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If Russia collapses — which states will break away?

Increasingly, analysts—both inside and outside of Russia—are considering the possibility of the Russian Federation's collapse and transformation into a series of independent states. Who are the most likely candidates for secession in Russia's south, east, and centre?

EU Parliament interpreters stage strike

Interpreters at the European Parliament are fed up with remote interpretation, citing auditory health issues given the poor quality of the online sessions.

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