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...

Greece Saw 14 Percent Jump in New Asylum Applications in 2017: Eurostat

The number of new asylum applications submitted to Greece in 2017 jumped 14 percent from the previous year, making it the country that received...

Rescue Team Saves 18 Migrants from Rushing Waters in Evros, Northern Greece

A total of 18 migrants, including five children, were rescued on Monday in the rushing waters of a torrent in ​​Itea Feres in Evros,...

Greece Scrutinized for Role in EU-Turkey Migrant Deal

Turkey plans to leverage its millions of Syrian refugees for money and other concessions at a summit in Europe next week as Greece faces...

At Least 16 Die After Migrant Boat Capsizes off Greece (update)

At least 16 migrants, including 7 children, are reported dead on Saturday after their boat carrying them from Turkey capsized off the Greek island...

Greece is World’s 79th Happiest Country

A new UN-backed report into world happiness has placed Greece 79th out of 156 nations. The World Happiness Report for 2018 claims to be a...

Children Fleeing War Find New Home in Greece

  The front door slams and the sound of feet stomping past can be heard before a rattle of cutlery and the din of chattering...

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