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Refugees: Turkish Coast Guard Becoming More Violent

War refugees from the Middle East newly arrived in Greece say Turkey's gendarmes and coast guard are becoming increasingly violent in their efforts to stop asylum-seekers from crossing the Aegean Sea - both on Turkish beaches, to disrupt the boarding of smugglers’ boats, and later when refugees are under way. One Syrian asylum-seeker currently at the makeshift refugee camp at Idomeni on the Greek-Macedonian border told VOA that Turkish coast guards circled the small rubber boat she...

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