Estonian Justice Minister Responds to Stavros Kontonis’ Refusal to Attend Conference

Estonian minister of Justice Urmas Reinsalu, as promised, responded in writing to Greek Justice minister Stavros Kontonis' reasoning for refusing to attend a Tullinn...

Thrace’s Muslim Minority Reacts to “8” Army Coup Officials in Greece

The Muslim minority at the Greek province of Thrace was quick to react to the news that eight military officials involved in the failed...

Thessaloniki Holocaust Museum Construction Under Way

Preparatory work for the construction of the Holocaust Museum in Thessaloniki, is expected to begin over the next few days. Plans are due to be...

Greek Island of Lesvos Faces Immigration Crisis

While Greece is in an ever lasting financial -and political- crisis, which according to European Parliament President Martin Schulz and German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel could...

EU Commission: Member States Must Fulfill Obligations for Migrant Relocation Plan

In an effort to re-establish the migrant relocation plan from Italy and Greece, to other EU countries, the European union has called out its...

Athenians’ Association Turns to the European Court of Human Rights for the Parthenon Marbles

The "Athenians' Association" has launched a lawsuit at the European Court of Human Rights against the United Kingdom for the Parthenon Marbles. According to the...

Riots in Athens 4 Years After Fyssas Murder – Golden Dawn Trial Resumes

Greek police fired tear gas at protesters who hurled petrol bombs in Athens on Saturday during a rally marking four years since the killing...

Extradition of 8 Turkish Soldiers to Turkey Brings to Mind Ocalan Case

Turkey's demand for the immediate extradition of the eight military men who sought asylum in Greece after the coup attempt in Turkey, brings to...

Greek Refugee Council: Detention of Turkish Army Officer ‘Illegal’

The NGO Greek Council for Refugees (GCR) denounced on Monday what they described as an illegal detention of the Turkish officer who was granted...

Immigrants and Refugees Scramble Over Food on Greek Island of Lesvos

The Greek island of Lesvos, located just a few miles from Turkey, is experiencing a massive influx of refugees and immigrants, and signs of a tense...

EU Commissioner Avramopoulos and Maltese Home Affairs Min Abela to Visit Lesvos on Thursday;...

European Commissioner for Migration Dimitris Avramopoulos and Home Affairs and National Security Minister of Malta Carmelo Abela, who represents the country that holds the...

Turkey Not Fully Ready to Take Refugees Back from Greece

Five days before Turkey is due to begin taking back illegal asylum seekers from Greece as it has agreed with the European Union, neither...

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