Eastern Med Sees 30% Rise in Migrant Arrivals: FRONTEX

New data from the EU's border protection agency claim 7,900 migrants entered Europe through the Eastern Mediterranean route in the first quarter of 2018...

Greek Police Detain ‘Illegal’ Nurses

Greek police have arrested seven women for working illegally as nurses in two hospitals in the Attica region. In a statement, police said they detained...

Migrant Flows to Greece Increase; Clashes Break Out at Lesvos Camp

Clashes between rival groups of Iraqi migrants broke out on Monday evening at the Moria reception center on the Greek island of Lesvos. According to a...

Recipients of Greek Citizenship Up 138 Percent in 2016

There was a 138 percent hike in the numbers of foreign nationals granted citizenship in Greece in 2016 compared with the previous year, according...

Migrant Flow To Greece Picks Up

There has been a large increase in the number of migrants and refugees reaching the Aegean island of Chios in the last 48 hours,...

Europe Gives Extra €180M for Migrant Aid in Greece

The European Commission on Monday revealed that it is to give an extra €180 million ($222 million) for aid projects in Greece. It is to expand its...

More than 30 Migrants Rescued Off Greek Island of Samos

Greece's coast guard on Monday rescued a boat carrying more than 30 migrants off the coast of the island of Samos in the eastern...

Asylum Applications in Greece Increased in 2017 – Highest Number in EU

Asylum applications in Greece increased by 15 percent in 2017 compared to 2016, according to the AIDA Report on Greece for 2017, presented by...

Refugee Girls Use Cyprus Music Program to Free Their Creativity (video)

Music is being used on Cyprus to help, heal and empower young women separated and alone having fled war in their home countries. Twenty-five girls...

German Police Say Greece Remains Key Entry Point for Migrants, Smugglers

German police have claimed Greece is one of the most important entry points for irregular migrants and people smugglers. The online version of Der Spiegel...

Greek Crews Search for 15 Missing Migrants Near Evros

Greek emergency services are searching for a group of migrants on Wednesday who are reported missing near the Evros River that marks the Greek-Turkish...

Greece Probes Reports of Negligence in Migrant Tragedy

Greece is investigating reports that the authorities may be guilty of negligence in the case of the sinking of a migrant boat off the...

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