An Afghan teen was brutally knifed to death in a reception center in a Greek refugee camp, it has been reported.

The local media outlet, Ekathimerini, reported that the 16-year-old Afghan asylum seeker was stabbed by a compatriot, in Moria refugee camp located in the Island of Lesbos.

The 16-year-old was transferred to the hospital but doctors declared him dead on arrival, the reported said.

The newspaper also added that a brawl erupted in the refugee camp following the stabbing which left four other migrants wounded, including a minor, who were hospitalized.

With the reason behind the brawl remaining unclear, Ekathimerini reported that tensions at the camp, which is hosting some 20,000 people, are frequently high.


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