408 Illegal Immigrants Rescued in Crete

This morning, Greek Coast Guard authorities mounted a rescue operation after receiving an SOS signal on Sunday, sent by a boat carrying illegal immigrants. The...

Aristotle University Says ‘No’ to ‘No Border Camp’

Greece’s largest university, the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH), will be occupied and turned into a camp over the next few days, despite the...

Refugee Children in Greece Write Story Book

Refugee children from various camps in Thessaloniki tell their stories in the book "Wandering Refugee Tales," recounting their adventures away from home. Unlike their situation,...

More than 18,500 Refugees Relocated from Greece to EU Since October 2015

More than 18,500 refugees have been relocated from Greece to other countries of the European Union between October 2015 and 27 August 2017, according...

Bulgarian Defense Minister Calls on NATO to Prevent Immigration to Greece

Bulgarian Defense Minister Krasimir Karakachanov wants to protect the European Union’s external borders with arms, he said in an interview published Thursday. Karakachanov told German newspaper...

Greece Mulls Use of Ships to Accommodate Migrants

The Greek government is considering leasing ships to accommodate migrants and asylum seekers, deputy Minister of Immigration Yiannis Balafas said. Speaking on Sunday, Balafas acknowledged...

Over 5,300 Refugees Identified on the Northern Aegean Islands

A large number of identified migrants and refugees are on the islands of the northern Aegean waiting to depart for Piraeus. The number of...

EU: Athens, Local Authorities Responsible for Appalling Conditions in Moria Refugee Camp

The Greek government and local authorities are responsible for the squalid living conditions of refugees at the Moria registration centre, said Maarten Verwey, Director-General...

Greek PM and European Parliament President to Visit Lesvos Next Week

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and European Parliament President Martin Schulz will visit the East Aegean Greek island of Lesvos this upcoming Thursday in...

Bad Weather Conditions Intercept Refugees Arrival on Lesvos

The adverse weather conditions that prevail across the country have, at least temporarily intercepted the migrants and refugees inflow to Lesvos in the last...

U.S.A. to Support Greece on Economic and Refugee Crises

  U.S. President Barack Obama will express his support for Greece in relation to the economic and refugee crises in his meeting with German Chancellor...

Stuck in Greece: 115-Year-Old Woman Carried from Syria Longs to Reunite With Family

Eida Karmi was too weak to make the journey from her war-torn home of Syria to Greece on her own. The 115-year-old woman who...

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