— “We have a very critical situation and the number of asylum applicants shows no signs of stopping – in fact, just the opposite,” he says.
— “We are currently housing about 500 occupants. It is an unsustainable situation and it can’t work for more than a few days.”
The Finnish Red Cross asylum seeker reception centre in Turku’s Pansio district is full up. Director Heimo Nurmi says he has never been so busy.