Athens chided over asylum process but complex set of obstacles in way

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Greece appears to have come under criticism again for its role in the implementation of the EU-Turkey agreement, although Athens has been quick to dismiss any complaints.

The Financial Times reported this week that German Chancellor Angela Merkel complained to Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras when the pair met last weekend that Greece is moving too slowly on the processing of asylum applications by Syrian refugees. Under th...

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