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A total of 139 asylum seekers to leave Lesvos on Thursday for mainland Greece

A total of 139 asylum seekers from the approximately 3,000 that belong to vulnerable groups will leave the island of Lesvos on Thursday and be taken to a northern Greek port, and from there to a hosting facility in the region.

Another 91 asylum seekers are scheduled to leave on April 7, for various facilities on the Greek mainland.