The Young Musician who Died Trying to Cross the Aegean

When 22-year-old Baris Yagzi’s family heard of a vessel carrying migrants sinking in the Aegean on April 23, they worried that he was on...

Number of Refugees Living in Athens Squats on the Rise

More than 2,500 refugees and migrants are living in squats in Athens occupied by anarchists and so-called solidarity groups, Kathimerini says. The owners of the...

Mouzala and Sobotka Participate in Coast Guard Patrol Near Kos

Migration Minister Yiannis Mouzalas and Austria’s Interior Minister Wolfgang Sobotka boarded a Greek coast guard vessel patrolling the Aegean Sea borders between Greece and...

Conference on LGBT Refugees and Migrants Takes Place in Athens

An international conference on "LGBT Refugees and Migrants: The Situation in Greece and Europe" was held on Tuesday morning in Athens. The conference was held...

Exact Location for Pre-Departure Migrant Camp on Chios to be Determined by End of...

According to Greek authorities, plans are underway to begin the construction of a pre-departure camp on the island of Chios, despite protests from locals...

Migration Min Mouzalas: Our Vision Is to Open Safe Routes for Refugees

"There is no use in bombing in Syria and Afghanistan -- and we Europeans have a small contribution to it -- and afterwards building...

Former Argentina President Kirchner: A Country Cannot be in Perpetual Austerity

A country cannot be in perpetual austerity because its economy doesn’t grow, Argentina’s former president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner said on Sunday, during a...

Larisa to Initiate Home Renting Program for Refugees

The municipality of Larisa will issue in the coming days an invitation to home owners who want to rent their property to refugees, the...

Transgender Refugees Attacked in Leros; One Hospitalized

Two transgender refugees were attacked in Leros on Wednesday by people on motorcycles, the Greek Transgendered Support Association (GTSA) said in a press release...

105 Migrants Rescued Early Friday Morning in Aegean Sea

105 refugees were rescued in two different incidents after 7 am on Friday. A Romanian vessel of Frontex located and rescued 45 refugees and migrants...

Chaos on Chios: Tensions Rising as More Migrants Arrive and Fights Break Out in...

The Greek island of Chios is still experiencing new migrant arrivals despite the EU-Turkey migrant deal that is in place. Tensions on the island between...

Refugee Flows Increase on Chios and Lesvos; 91 Arrivals in One Weekend

A total of 91 refugees and immigrants arrived in Lesvos and Chios over the last two days. Of these, 90 arrived in Lesvos, 25 on...

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