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Greece's tale of two crises: 'A warehouse of souls' (Part 2)

Sarah Leduc, FRANCE 24

Part two of our special series on Greece takes us to the streets and makeshift camps of Athens, where volunteers grapple with a worsening migrant and homeless emergency in an age of bruising austerity.


Greece is in the eye of the two storms tearing Europe apart, first pummelled by austerity and now quarantined to keep migrants at bay. Its people have opened their hearts and homes to those in need, even as wealthier countries close their borders. But with the twin crises festering, this cash-strapped nation of 11 million is being pushed to breaking point.

Click on the image below to read Part 2 of our special report from Greece, or here to view it on your smartphone or table. Click here to read Part 1.

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