10-04-2014: THE BRITISH AMBASSADOR JOHN KITTMER TO THE FIRST RECEPTION CENTER AT FYLAKIO - EVROS

PRESS RELEASE 

The British Ambassador John Kittmer to the FirstReceptionCenterat Fylakio, Evros 

 

On Monday April the 7th, the British Ambassador John Kittmer during his presence at Evros, concerning immigration issues, visited the FirstReceptionCenterat Fylakio.


The British Ambassador was  informed in detail for the work of the First Reception Service regarding the mixed migration flows, the F.R.S. operation and the procedures which are followed regarding the recording, the identification, the security and information provision as well as the health care provision and the psychosocial support of the third country nationals that reside to the Center. 


At the end of his visit, the British Ambassador stated: 

“I hope the progress made recently at the FirstReceptionCenter of immigrants at Fylakio, set the example that other corresponding facilities operating in the Greek territory will follow. I had the opportunity, being at Fylakio, to visit the immigration reception area, the identification- verification offices as well as the accommodation facilities. I had also the opportunity to observe the measures adopted so as the detention conditions to be humane and the respect to the dignity right to be ensured.”