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Greece plans use of floating barrier to block migrants from reaching islands

Greece is planning to use a floating barrier to stop migrants from reaching the Greek islands from the nearby coast of Turkey.

The Defense Ministry has invited private contractors to bid on supplying a 2.7-kilometer-long floating fence within three months, according to information available on a government procurement website Wednesday. No details were given on when the barrier might be installed. Source Daily Sabah

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