Turkey's Interior Minister Suleiman Soil said the number of migrants who moved from the country to EU territory after deciding to open a border with Greece for refugees has exceeded 142,000.
He wrote about it on his Twitter page.
вЂњThe number of migrants who left our country through Edirne is over 142,000,вЂќ he wrote.
Earlier, the Greek government had accused Turkey of organizing a planned operation to send thousands of migrants to Greek borders.
The Russian Center for the Reconciliation of Warring Parties in Syria also confirmed that the Turkish authorities are вЂњsqueezingвЂќ about 130,000 immigrants from Afghanistan, Iraq and African countries to Greece.