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Rough Seas Cut Migrant Flow to Greece

More migrants are continuing to arrive in Greece and the European Union from Turkey, but rough winter seas have deterred some from attempting the dangerous journey in small boats not designed for such trips. The United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, said the number of migrants arriving on the Greek island of Lesbos had dropped dramatically in the past week. Patric Mansour, UNCHR's chief of mission on Lesbos, reported 2,500 arrivals on one recent day, but "at most we had 6,600...

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