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Over 600 Migrants Land on Greek Islands in 24 Hours

More than 600 migrants landed on islands of the Eastern Aegean from Monday morning until Tuesday dawn, according to the Hellenic Coast Guard. Specifically, 397 refugees...

Magnitude 5.1 Earthquake Strikes off East of Kos Island

Reports say a magnitude 5.1 earthquake has struck the area east of Kos island, near Turkey. The earthquake occurred at 10:42 am on Tuesday morning. The...

Kos Archaeological Museum Reopening to Visitors on Saturday

The Archaeological Museum on the Aegean island of Kos, which was temporarily closed following a strong earthquake that shook the island on July 21,...

Blood Found on Items Believed to Belong to Ben Needham

Human blood has reportedly been found on a toy car and sandal believed to have belonged to toddler Ben Needham, who disappeared on the...

Kos: Back to Normal in the Midst of Aftershocks (video)

Life on Kos returns to normal two days after the deadly earthquake and several aftershocks that keep seismologists and the authorities on alert. Two aftershocks hit...

Residents, Tourists on Kos Sleep in the Open 2nd Night in a Row

Hundreds of people on Kos spent the second night sleeping outdoors in fear that strong aftershocks will follow the earthquake that killed two people...

Greek Minister: Kos Back to Normal After Earthquake, No Infrastructure Damage

"The island is back to normal without panic, and if one arrived now without knowing what had happened, he would not have realized that...

Earthquake Damaged Kos Sites and Monuments, Archaeological Service Reports

There has been damage to monuments and archaeological sites on Kos as a result of the strong earthquake that shook the island in the...

European Commission Chief Juncker Calls Tsipras Expressing Solidarity for Kos Earthquake

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Friday telephoned Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and expressed his condolences for the victims of the earthquake that struck...

‘Life Slowly Returning to Normality’ after Deadly Kos Earthquake

The Greek government says that the situation in Kos after the 6.4 earthquake is under control and there is no need for alarm. “Slowly life...

The Bar in Kos That Turned Death-Trap for 2 Tourists

Two tourists were killed from the 6.4 magnitude earthquake that hit Kos in the early hours of Friday. A 39-year-old Turk and a 27-year-old Swede...

Seismologists Warn of Major Aftershocks after 6.4 Quake Hits Kos

Greek seismologists warn that more major aftershocks could follow the 6.4 Richter magnitude that hit Kos in the early hours of Friday. Some could be...

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