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Tear Gas Used As Migrants Rush Greece-Macedonia Border Fence


Tear Gas Used As Migrants Rush Greece-Macedonia Border Fence
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Macedonian police fired tear gas as migrants stormed a fence on the border between Greece and Macedonia. Police launched several rounds of tear gas into the crowds who tore open a metal gate as they tried to break through. There were an estimated 8,000 people gathered at Idomeni, the small frontier community on Greece's border with Macedonia. Most were Syrians and Iraqis, but there were also people from Afghanistan, Somalia, and other countries. (Reuters)

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