A migrant child plays while waiting to pass through the Greece-Macedonia border. More than 1,500 mostly Syrian refugees were trapped in a no-man's land for three days before police allowed them to pass into Macedonia despite earlier trying to hold back the crowd using stun grenades.
A migrant child plays while waiting to pass through the Greece-Macedonia border. More than 1,500 mostly Syrian refugees were trapped in a no-man's land for three days before police allowed them to pass into Macedonia despite earlier trying to hold back the crowd using stun grenades. SAKIS MITROLIDIS AFP/Getty Images
A migrant child plays while waiting to pass through the Greece-Macedonia border. More than 1,500 mostly Syrian refugees were trapped in a no-man's land for three days before police allowed them to pass into Macedonia despite earlier trying to hold back the crowd using stun grenades. SAKIS MITROLIDIS AFP/Getty Images

The plight of refugees, the shame of the world

August 24, 2015 05:40 PM