Over 900 migrants deported from Greece in February

A total of 902 illegal immigrants of various ethnic groups were returned to their homelands from Greece in February, the Public Order Ministry reported on Monday.

Another 519 migrants were returned to their homelands as part of a European Union-subsidized program run by the Greek branch of the International Organization for Migration (IOM).

According to the ministry, a total of 7,874 migrants have been returned to their countries since last August.