Jewish and Muslim NGOs Join Forces to Aid Refugees in Greece

Global Jewish nonprofit NGO HIAS (Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society) and Muslim humanitarian aid NGO IRUSA (Islamic Relief USA) announced on Wednesday that they had...

UN: Most Refugee Arrivals Are Women, Children

Over half of the refugees coming to the Greek islands of Lesvos and Samos in December were women and children, the UN has said. In...

Crowdfunding Appeal for Refugee Mothers and Babies in Greece

An international human rights group that has been supporting refugee pregnant women and mothers in Greece for more than two years has launched an...

Boat Carrying 29 Migrants and Refugees Runs Aground on Kefallonia Beach

A vessel carrying 29 migrants and refugees ran aground in bad weather on Megas Lakkas beach near Lyxouri, Kefallonia after one of its engines...

Chios Residents Boo Greek Migration Minister (video)

    Greece’s Deputy Migration Minister Yiannis Mouzalas has faced boos and jeers from residents of Chios, angry over violent confrontations taking place at refugee centers...

Desperate Migrants Rush to Board Ferries in Western Greece (video)

The dramatic moment when dozens of migrants make a dash to board ferries that would carry them from the Greek port of Patra to...

Police Detain 10 After Clashes Erupt at Greek Refugee Camp

At least 10 people were held by Greek police after clashes broke out at a refugee camp on the Aegean island of Chios on...

Greek Migration Minister: Serious Indications Turkish Asylum Seekers were Coup Plotters

"The appeal that I filed was because I would like to be certain that my country does not give asylum to coup plotters," said...

Anti-Immigrants Surge in Piraeus Port

Racist attacks targeting the homes of migrant workers have surged in Piraeus; the port city of the Greek capital, since Christmas, according to an...

PETA Delivers Fur Coats to Lesvos Refugees

Animal rights activist organization PETA has delivered around 200 fur coats to refugees on Lesvos, Greece. The coats were given to Lighthouse Relief, a charity...

Rise in Migrant Flow Likely Retaliation of Turkish President over Asylum Seeking Soldiers

Only 24 hours after a Greek asylum committee granted asylum to one of the eight Turkish soldiers who fled to Greece after the failed...

173 Refugees and Migrants Arrive on Lesvos and Samos on the First Day of...

A total of 173 refugees and migrants arrived at the islands of Lesvos and Samos on the first day of the new year. They were...

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