Sailboat With 48 Refugees Arrives at the Port of Argostoli

A sailboat with 48 refugees that had sent a distress signal early Saturday while sailing 28 nautical miles southwest of the island of Cephalonia,...

Boat with 38 Migrants Sends Distress Signal off the Coast of Cephalonia

A vessel carrying 38 migrants, among them 13 children, has sent a distress signal early on Saturday while sailing off the coast of Cephalonia. According...

Over Last 24 Hours 205 Migrants Have Arrived on Northern Aegean Islands

A total of 205 migrants and refugees arrived on the islands of the northern Aegean over the last 24 hours compared to 221 in the previous...

Over 30,000 Migrants Arrived in Greece Since Turkey-EU Deal in March 2016

Despite the fact that the migrant influx to Greece has slowed down since the EU-Turkey agreement in March 2016, 30,565 asylum seekers landed on...

Migration Dep Min: Cash and Apartments for Refugees with UNHCR Aid

Migration Deputy Minister Yiannis Mouzalas announced on Monday that refugees will be getting cash instead of free meals and will be staying in rented...

Refugee Children Treated to a Visit at the Acropolis Museum

Forty refugee children from the migrant reception center of Schistos visited the Acropolis Museum on Thursday and were shown around the exhibits and the...

Twenty Undocumented Migrants Arrive on Mykonos

Port Authority of Mykonos on Thursday found 20 undocumented migrants who had landed on Merhia beach. Among the migrants there were 5 children. This is...

About 10,000 Asylum Seekers will Remain in Greece, Says Head of Asylum Service

About 10,000 asylum seekers, mainly Afghanis, will remain in Greece, the Director of the country’s asylum service Maria Stavropoulou said on Monday, speaking on...

As Migrant Arrivals Increase with Warmer Weather Authorities Plan to Crack Down on Rejected...

With the weather warming up, the influx of migrants to the Aegean islands in Greece is picking up as well and the country's migration...

Closed Reception Centers will Reinforce Asylum Procedures, Says Migration Policy Min Mouzalas

"The establishment of a closed reception center for migrants is a condition for asylum to operate. We must reconsider the issue," Migration Policy Minister...

Syrian Refugee Sets Himself Ablaze in Chios (video)

A Syrian refugee set himself ablaze shortly after 2 p.m. at the Vial refugee camp in Chios, in protest of being held on the...

European Court Fines Greece for Violation of Foreign Workers’ Rights

The European Court of Human Rights vindicated the victims and awarded damages of thousands of euros for migrants who were employed in strawberry crops...

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