German Magazine: Moria Refugee Centre “Shame of Europe”

"The shame of Europe" is the broad description Spiegel magazine gives for the Moria refugee registration and hospitality centre in Moria, on the island...

Dozens of Migrants Rescued off Peloponnese

The Greek Coast Guard rescued a group of 41 migrants on Thursday off Pylos, in the southwest Peloponnese. A distress call by one of the...

Body of Man Believed to be Migrant Discovered Near Border

Greek police say the body of a man believed to be a migrant has been found in an abandoned building in the Evros mountainous...

North Aegean Islands on Strike to Protest VAT Hike, Migrant Overflow

The islands of Chios, Samos and Kos on Wednesday followed Lesvos in a general strike in order to protest the value added tax (VAT) hike...

Twenty Human Rights Groups Urge Greece to Act Now on Asylum Seekers

The Greek government, with the support of EU member states, should act now to end Greece’s “containment policy,” 20 human rights and aid groups...

Greek Coastguard Gets EU Migration-Related Funding

The Greek Port Authority and Coastguard will receive 15 million euros from the European Union's Internal Security Fund to fund operations related to migration...

Chios Island: Six Migrants Charged for Stealing Vegetables from Greenhouse

Six migrants who broke into a greenhouse on the island of Chios to steal vegetables, were charged with a felony and a misdemeanor by...

Angry Migrants Vandalize Facilities at Moria Camp in Lesvos (photos)

The offices of Moria refugee processing center on Lesvos suffered extensive damage on Sunday night, as a result of migrants rioting. According to reports, the migrants...

Riot Breaks Out in Migrant Camp on Lesvos Island

  Greek Police were called in the early hours of Monday morning, to quell a riot that broke out at the Moria refugee processing center...

Lesvos Island Calls Strike Against EU Refugee Policies

Authorities on the island of Lesvos have called a strike and are urging residents to take part in anti-government protests, to press for a...

UNHCR: 33,600 Refugees in Greece Received Cash Assistance in October

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has released the amount of cash assistance offered to refugees living in Greece for the month...

Dozens of Refugees Ready to March to Greece-FYROM Border

Dozens of asylum seekers are gathering in the city of Thessaloniki; following a call through social media, for a march to Greece's northern border...

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