PBS NewsHour

Refugees in need of mental health help flounder on Lesbos

Clip: 09/11/2017 | 8m 23s

Migrants fleeing the Middle East envision Lesbos, Greece, as a springboard to new lives, but many find themselves stuck on the island for months, living in bleak conditions, and unable to get help for mental health problems. As concerns about their psychological well-being grow, the EU has been accused of turning a blind eye to the problem. Special correspondent Malcolm Brabant reports.

Aired: 09/11/17

Rating: NR

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