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Czech and Greek Police Bust Document Forgery Network

The Czech Republic and Greece have coordinated a police raid exposing an international criminal network of migrant smugglers and document forgers. The Czech police have...

Migrants Set Camp on Fire in Greece, 6 Injured

Greek police had to evacuate the Moria migrant camp on Lesvos after fighting Pakistanis and Afghans set the camp on fire, the Greek state...

Greek Police Continue Idomeni Refugee Evacuation, Only 1,500 Left

The second day of the evacuation of the makeshift refugee camp at Idomeni was deemed a success by the Greek government with only 1,500...

Greek Police Start Evacuating Migrants from Idomeni Camp [video]

Hellenic Police on Tuesday morning started an operation to clear the makeshift migrant camp in Idomeni, on the Greece-Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia border. More...

Greek Prosecutor Charges Racket of Multi-Million Euro Investment Scam

An Athens prosecutor on Wednesday charged 23 people for multi-million euro investment fraud and money laundering in Greece and abroad. The criminal racket included 12...

Greek Protesters Hurl Firebombs at Police Ahead of Key Reform Vote (video)

Greek protesters on Sunday hurled firebombs at police guarding the parliament building in Athens and police responded with tear gas, ahead of a vote...

Nearly 1,700 Returned to Their Native Countries from Greece in April

A total of 1,694 third-country nationals were deported or returned to their native countries from across Greece in April, under operational planning to combat irregular...

Minoan-Era Kouros Found in Heraklion Valued at 1.3 Million

Greek police announced on Wednesday that an ancient bronze figurine dated back to the Middle Minoan Period was found in the possession of four...

Police Clear Out Protesters’ Blockade on Egnatia Motorway

Greek police intervened on Thursday to remove a group of about 200 refugees and activists who were blocking both directions of Egnatia motorway --...

Greek Police Arrest Seven Foreign Nationals Near Idomeni

Greek police made two more arrests near Idomeni, Greece, on Wednesday evening as part of its efforts to crack down on the unknown individuals...

Greek Police in Lesvos Start Examining Asylum Applications

Greek authorities started examining asylum applications at Moria’s hotspot on the island of Lesvos, adding that almost all refugees and migrants who arrived on...

Large Group Firebombs Police Station in Central Athens

A group of around 20 assailants threw Molotov cocktail bombs late on Thursday night at a police station in Pangrati, a busy residential neighborhood...