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Games of Thrones villain blasts politicians over refugees

On screen she's a homicidal maniac.

But as the world watched Cersei Lannister unleash devastating revenge on her enemies, the actress who plays the brooding Game of Thrones villain was in Greece displaying a far more compassionate side.

Lena Headey went to Lesbos, the island at the heart of Europe's refugee crisis, and two migrant camps in northern Greece to visit refugees stranded by Europe's closed-door policies.

On Friday, she told The Associated Press the trip had been life-changing.

Co-stars Maisie Williams and Liam Cunningham joined her on the trip organized by the U.S.-based relief agency, the International Rescue Committee.

They had little to say...

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