'It's all lies'; migrants stuck at Polish border feel cheated by people smugglers

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Poland - Syrian friends Anas Kanaan, 34, and Mouein al-Hadi, 36, were told by people smugglers that they would easily be able to get to Germany from Belarus. They just had to pay 3,000 euros ($3,390) each to an intermediary in Turkey. But the safe crossings from Belarus to Poland indicated by the smugglers were closed off. Then,
6 months ago·Warsaw, Poland

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'It's all lies'; migrants stuck at Polish border feel cheated by people smugglers

By Yara Abi Nader and Joanna Plucinska ORLA/BIALYSTOK, Poland - Syrian friends Anas Kanaan, 34, and Mouein al-Hadi, 36, were told by people smugglers that they would easily be able to get to Germany from Belarus. They just had to pay 3,000 euros ($3,390) each to an intermediary in Turkey. But the safe crossings from Belarus to Poland indicated by the smugglers were closed off. Then,

6 months ago·United Kingdom
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News18 India

'It's All Lies, But No Going Back': Migrants Stuck at Polish Border Feel Cheated by People Smugglers

The crisis on the Belarusian border, involving thousands of migrants from Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan and elsewhere all hoping to get into the European Union, has dragged on for months.

6 months ago·India
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The Star Kuala Lumpur

'It's all lies'; migrants stuck at Polish border feel cheated by people smugglers

ORLA/BIALYSTOK, Poland (Reuters) - Syrian friends Anas Kanaan, 34, and Mouein al-Hadi, 36, were told by people smugglers that they would easily be able to get to Germany from Belarus. They just had to pay 3,000 euros ($3,390) each to an intermediary in Turkey. Read full story

6 months ago·Malaysia
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Today

'It's all lies'; migrants stuck at Polish border feel cheated by people smugglers

ORLA/BIALYSTOK, Poland - Syrian friends Anas Kanaan, 34, and Mouein al-Hadi, 36, were told by people smugglers that they would easily be able to get to Germany from Belarus. They just had to pay 3,000 euros ($3,390) each to an intermediary in Turkey.

6 months ago·Singapore
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OAN

‘It’s all lies’; migrants stuck at Polish border feel cheated by people smugglers

November 28, 2021By Yara Abi Nader and Joanna PlucinskaORLA/BIALYSTOK, Poland (Reuters) – Syrian friends Anas Kanaan, 34, and Mouein al-Hadi, 36, were told by people smugglers that they would easily be able to get to Germany from Belarus. They just had to pay 3,000 euros ($3,390) each to an intermediary in Turkey.But the safe crossings from Belarus to Poland indicated by the smugglers were closed off. Then, after more than a week spent campi…

6 months ago·San Diego, United States
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National Post

'It's all lies'; migrants stuck at Polish border feel cheated by people smugglers

ORLA/BIALYSTOK — Syrian friends Anas Kanaan, 34, and Mouein al-Hadi, 36, were told by people smugglers that they would easily be able to get to Germany from…

6 months ago·Canada
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