UNICEF: 1,800 Refugee Children in Greece Lack Proper Care

Two-thirds of the nearly 3,000 unaccompanied refugee and migrant children currently in Greece, are not receiving proper shelter and care, UNICEF warns. “Children stranded without...

Greek Government Buries its Head in the Sand on Migrant Influx

With about 1,000 refugees and illegal migrants entering Greece each day, the Greek government celebrates the establishment of a 500-capacity facility and calls it...

178 More Refugees in 24 Hrs on Chios, Karpathos and Lesvos

There was a spike in the numbers of new asylum seekers arriving in Greece with 51 new arrivals in the last 24 hours bringing...
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Greek Entrepreneur Couple Starts First Free Refugee School in Athens [video]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mTHrgiiQaPU Developed and operated by Greek entrepreneur couple Maria Calafatis and Stavros Messinis, SOLE Athens is the first school in the Greek capital that offers classes...

Greece-Italy-Albania Meet to Discuss Tackling Refugee Crisis

A trilateral meeting between Greece, Italy and Albania will be held in Athens on Thursday to discuss plans to tackle the refugee crisis, according...

Women of Greek Police Who Stood Out in 2015

Two women working for the Greek Police made an effort this year to help refugees realize their dreams and continue hoping for a better...

U.S. Embassy Gives 78 Scholarships to Refugees in Greece

Seventy-eight refugees who are eligible for a higher education, have been enrolled in three different American colleges in Greece, as part of the "Education...

Migrant Boat Capsizes Near Greek Island of Kos, 9 Dead

A new tragedy involving migrants took place in the early hours on Tuesday, November 18, near the Greek island of Kos. Around 3:30 am...

The Plight of Refugees Captured in Photos by Pulitzer Prize Winner Yannis Behrakis’ on...

In the photo exhibition People on the Move, the camera of Pulitzer prize-winning photojournalist Yannis Behrakis captures the plight of refugees forced to leave...

Europol Undercover Agents at Greek Hotspots to Locate Jihadists, Traffickers

Europol has deployed a team of undercover agents in Greece's hotspots to locate jihadists and people smugglers, according to a Kathimerini newspaper report. The European...

Greece Says 44,035 Refugees were in its Territory on Sunday

The ministry of migration policy said on Sunday 44,035 refugees were in Greece’s territory, with 8,904 located on the islands of the eastern Aegean,...

Over 1,200 Migrants and Refugees Arrived on the Northern Aegean Islands in October

Over 1,200 migrants and refugees have arrived on the northern Aegean islands in the first 10 days of October. There were 1,005 new arrivals recorded...

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