Migrants stuck in legal limbo at Greek border

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Thousands of refugees and migrants are piling up on the Greece-Macedonia border. Greece said it would only take those fleeing war. All signs indicate that border police would clear the area soon, but economic migrants and those fleeing persecution say they aren’t going anywhere.

CCTV’s Stephanie Freid reports from Idomeni on the border of Greece and Macedonia.

Migrants stuck in legal limbo at Greek border

Thousands of refugees and migrants are piling up on the Greece-Macedonia border. Greece said it would only take those fleeing war. All signs indicate that border police would clear the area soon, but economic migrants and those fleeing persecution say they aren’t going anywhere. CCTV’s Stephanie Freid reports from Idomeni on the border of Greece and Macedonia.

Barred from crossing into Macedonia, frustrated Iranians protest on the border. Many are fleeing oppression from their homeland.

“I have to stay here. I have nowhere else to go.” said Zara, an Iranian migrant.