A 63-Year-Old Afghan Woman Died in A Refugee Camp in Croatia

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Sunday, 01 November 2015 09:34 Last Updated on Sunday, 01 November 2015 11:01 Written by TOLOnews.com

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Domagoj Dzigulovic, a spokesman for the Croatian interior ministry said on Saturday that a 63-year-old woman from Afghanistan has died at Opatovac refugee camp in Croatia.

The woman died as she arrived at the camp, before she had been registered.

Domagoj Dzigulovic said it was the first case of a migrant or refugee dying at the Opatovac camp.

The woman felt sick and was treated by medical staff, but died after attempts to revive her were unsuccessful, Dzigulovic added.

Zobaid Fagiri, woman's 18-year-old grandson is sitting in the camp between the metal barriers.

"I am from Afghanistan. I am coming here. My grandmother has died right now, here, because, the way is not good. Because it is too, you know, cool (cold). I wait for my family. After that they are coming here. I go to (inaudible) after that we go to another state," he said.

Source : tolonews[dot]com
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