BREAKING NEWS: Thousands of migrants flee Greek refugee camp ‘after setting fire to it’

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Around 4,000 asylum seekers have escaped the camp in the Aegean island of Lesbos.

The blaze at the Moria camp has left a trail of destruction including damaged tents and housing units.

Police sources claimed a number of migrants had begun the blaze which ripped through the facility.

Crowding and long delays in the processing of asylum requests has repeatedly caused simmering tensions at Moria. 

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