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EU Gives $780 Million to Help Greece Stop Migrants at Border

  • Von der Leyen says the EU stands by Athens in tough situation
  • Turkey reiterates it won’t stop people from crossing to Europe
     
Photographer: Ari Hudaverdi Yaman/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images
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European Union officials visited Greece to see for themselves the migrant tensions building on its frontier with Turkey and pledged millions of euros in aid while calling for order after sporadic violence over the weekend.