Thursday, November 15, 2018
Syrian migrant arrested for raping a 3-year-old baby boy at a Greek refugee camp
Alshahada Thamer was arrested on suspicion of having raped a 3-year-old baby boy in Agia Eleni refugee camp in north-west Greece.
The mom said her son was at the sports facility in the refugee camp when he came running home in tears with external injuries. When she took him to the University Hospital of Ioannina, they also confirmed sexual abuse.
Police were called and Thamer was arrested in the camp. It's unclear how he was linked to the boy and if he has been charged. The investigation's ongoing.
There's been concerns raised over the rise of sexual predators in Greek refugee camps.
A 32-year-old woman from Afghanistan who lives with her kid inside the Moria camp stated: "Its very bad, Moria isn't safe any more….". She also reports that there kids are being raped and kidnaped inside the camp "All women and children live in fear…" she stated.
A 21-year-old migrant states that gangs of adult men who live inside the camp are "buying" kids aged 12 and 13-years-old in order to have sex with them. "I heard some of them say: "I bought a young girl last night…"
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