As Ramadan began in Germany on Monday, Syrian asylum seeker Khairallah Swaid said he would pray for a reunion with his wife, who is stranded at a camp in Greece, and crave his mother’s makloubeh, a meat and rice dish served during the fasting month.
Migrants pray during the first day of Ramadan at a state-run camp for refugees and migrants in Schisto, near Athens. (Reuters)
Bread, sausage, yoghurt, cheese, jam
Afghan migrants stranded in Greece, pray on a dock at the port of Piraeus, near Athens on the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan. (AP)
Greek camp conditions
A Syrian refugee family waiting to break their fast, top, and their meal, bottom, during the holy month of Ramadan, next to the Temporary Centre for Immigrants in the Spanish enclave of Melilla, Spain. (File photo: AP)