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Migrant Flow to Greece Increases After Coup Attempt in Turkey

Two boats carrying 52 migrants and refugees were collected early Sunday morning off the island of Lesvos by two Frontex vessels. The migrants were then...

Italy Replaces Greece as New Frontline for Migrants Entering EU, Frontex Says

It seems as though Italy is the new frontline in the latest developments of the migrant crisis. Following the EU deal with Turkey in April...

Daily Mail: Caribbean Migrants Enter EU Through Greece

British newspaper Daily Mail cast the spotlight on the epic route that hundreds of migrants from the Caribbean are taking to enter the European...

Frontex: EU Border Vulnerable to Terrorist Infiltration

The European Union borders are vulnerable to terrorists using illegal migrant flows to enter as border guards are often unable to determine the identity...

Refugees: Thousands of Asylum Requests to the Greek Authorities

Thousands of asylum requests have been submitted to the Greek authorities from the side of the refugees, so that they would not be led...

Greece Braces for Refugee Violence as EU-Turkey Deportation Deal Goes in Effect

Government spokesperson on migration Giorgos Kyritsis said Greece is preparing for violent riots when the mass deportation of refugees and migrants goes in effect...

Alternate Migration Minister Mouzalas Attends Series of Meetings at UNHCR Conference in Geneva

Alternate Minister for Migration Policy Yiannis Mouzalas had a series of meetings with officials representing countries affected by the refugee crisis during the UNHCR...

European Council: Gaps in EU Security Against Terrorism

A European Council report on protection from Islamic terrorism says that there are security gaps making Europe vulnerable to Islamic State attacks. The report was...

Frontex Asks for 1,500 Extra Police Officers, 50 Returns Experts to Assist Greece

The European Union border agency Frontex on Monday asked EU member-states and other countries linked to Schengen to send 1,500 police officers and 50...

EU Appoints Coordinator to Help Organize Asylum Services in Greece

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker appointed on Friday Dutch economist Maarten Verwey to act as the EU Coordinator of the refugee crisis in Greece,...

Migration Minister Mouzalas Describes Delays in Refugee Management at LIBE Meeting

The responsibilities of Europe as well as Greece for the so far failed attempt to manage the refugee crisis were stressed by Alternate Migration...

NATO’s Stoltenberg Presents Operation Plan for the Aegean

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg presented the three parts of the organization’s operation in the Aegean on Thursday, during a press conference in Brussels ahead...