ekathimerini-com: He saved 31 people at sea. Then got a 142-year prison sentence

When Hanad Abdi Mohammad grabbed the wheel of a foundering smuggling boat off the Aegean island of Lesbos in December, he said he was scared but determined to save himself and the other 33 people on board.

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Hundreds of migrants gather by Turkey’s Pazarkule border crossing with Greece, near Edirne, northwestern Turkey, on March 5, 2020. Greece is prosecuting migrants on charges of people smuggling, and imposing heavy jail terms. Rights groups say many migrants are being unfairly accused and sentenced. [The New York Times]

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