Migrants Day: More than 2,500 Refugee and Migrant Children Attend Greek Schools

As the UN marks International Migrants Day, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has released data according to which more than 2,500 refugees and...

Thirty-two Turkish Nationals Request Political Asylum in Greece

Thirty-two Turkish nationals who were rescued by the Greek coast guard on Thursday night, after arriving on a rubber dinghy on the islet of...

Human Rights Watch Accuses Greece of Neglecting Female Refugees

Greek authorities are failing to provide adequate protection for women and girls living in government-run, European Union-sponsored facilities for asylum seekers, on the island of...

Constantinople Expats Reply to Turkish President’s One-Sided Allegations

The Association of Constantinople Expatriates sent a caustic open letter to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, saying that Ankara violates the rights of Greeks in...

Tsipras: Tusk’s Proposal on Refugee Quotas is ‘Unfortunate’

The proposal by European Council President Donald Tusk to scrap mandatory quotas on relocating asylum seekers across the European Union, is "unfortunate, untimely and...

Tusk Vs. Avramopoulos in Latest EU Refugee Quotas Feud

The deep political, economic and cultural divide between North and South in the EU has led to yet another feud - this time on...

Large Number of Migrants and Refugees Leave from Lesvos; Migration Ministry’s Decongestion Plan in...

Lesvos island decongestion plan is in full progress. 408 persons have left the island in the last 24 hours. 152 refugees and migrants left on...

Report: Turkey Agrees to Migrant Returns from Greece

The Greek government has persuaded its Turkish counterpart to accept migrant returns from the mainland in order to reduce critical overcrowding in its refugee...

Oxfam: 5,000 Refugees to be Moved to Mainland Greece

Although no official announcement has been made yet, NGOs working with migrants and refugees in the Greek islands say they have been assured that...

Greece Admits that Migrants May Die in Moria Migrant Camp

Greek Minister for Migration Yiannis Mouzalas did not exclude the possibility of deaths at the migrant camps this coming winter. In an interview to German...

More than 200 Migrants from Chios Island Transferred to Greek Mainland

A total of 230 refugees and migrants left from Chios on Wednesday night to travel to Piraeus. The multinational group consists of people belonging to...

Island Mayors and Residents in Athens Protest over Migrant Overpopulation

Residents and officials from three eastern Aegean islands have demonstrated outside Greece's ministry for migration, protesting the increasingly precarious and overcrowded conditions for newly...

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