Angelina Jolie: ‘Refugee Situation in Greece is Deteriorating’

Hollywood actress, celebrity, humanitarian, and UNHCR ambassador; Angelina Jolie was in Greece a few days ago to examine the refugee crisis first-hand. On her visit she...

Thessaloniki Mayor Approves Chinese School

Thessaloniki Mayor Yiannis Boutaris decided upon the creation of a Chinese language school/institute in Macedonia. A Chinese delegation met with Boutaris to discuss ways...

European Commission Grants Greece 56 Million Euros Worth of Funds

The European Commission (EC) has awarded Greece emergency funding worth 56 million euros to improve conditions for migrants in the country, to increase the...

More Refugees and Migrants Arrive on Islands on Monday

Approximately 2,500 migrants and refugees have been identified and ready to depart from Lesvos to Piraeus or Kavala port. 1,450 refugees that arrived on Lesvos...

Greek Red Cross Receives €240,000 for Unescorted Refugee Children

The Greek Red Cross on Thursday received 240,000 euros for unescorted refugee children, under the program "EUStaff4Refugees." The check was handed to the President of...

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...

Turkey Accepts the Return of Economic Migrants EU Sources say

Turkey has agreed to accept the return of economic migrants, EU sources on Friday said in exclusive statements to ANA-MPA. The decision will be included...

Italian Reporter Finds Hole in Greece-FYROM Border Where Migrants Pass Through [video]

An Italian television reporter found a hole in the Greece-FYROM border where migrants illegally cross to the neighboring country. After the closing of the Greece-Former...

Greek Government Calls on Refugees to Ignore Idle Information

  The meeting of the Refugees Crisis Management Mechanism chaired by Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was concluded late at night on Monday, in light...

Mayor of Samos on Refugee Crisis: ‘We have been left alone to manage’

At a press conference on Tuesday the mayor of the Greek island of Samos, Michalis Angelopoulos stated that the efforts to cope with the...

Situation in Piraeus Port Still on a Tight Rope

Greek authorities say that thousands of migrants and refugees who are camped at Piraeus port have two weeks notice to move to hot-spots and...

Migration Minister Mouzalas Describes Delays in Refugee Management at LIBE Meeting

The responsibilities of Europe as well as Greece for the so far failed attempt to manage the refugee crisis were stressed by Alternate Migration...

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