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HRW Blasts Greece for Failing to Protect Refugee Children

Greek authorities on Lesvos have failed to protect unaccompanied children from abuse by placing them in refugee camps with unrelated adults, says Human Rights...

Migrants Set Fires at Lesvos Camp, Clash With Police

Migrants set fires around the Moria camp on Lesvos and hurled rocks at police in reaction to the deportation of a fellow asylum seeker...

Almost 10,000 Migrants Stuck at the Camps of Eastern Aegean

More than 200 undocumented migrants have landed on the islands of the eastern Aegean from Turkey between Saturday and Monday morning. According to government figures...

Clashes Erupt Between Greek Police and Migrants in Lesvos Camp (video)

A fire has broken out at a large migrant camp in the Greek island of Lesvos following a protest at the site. The unrest began...

Earthquake Victims of Lesvos Evicted From Temporary Accommodation

Almost 200 victims of the strong earthquake that jolted the Greek island of Lesvos on June 12, were forced to evacuate their temporary shelters. People...

Pope Francis Donates 50,000 Euros to Earthquake Victims of Lesvos

Pope Francis donated 50,000 euros to address the needs of the earthquake victims of Lesvos, the Vatican's Apostolic Nunciature in Athens said on Sunday. "The...

Lesvos Receives 940 Migrants in June, a Record for 2017

The island of Lesvos received 940 migrants and refugees in June, a record number for 2017, says an Athens News Agency report. Compared to the...

Golden Crown and Golden Wreath to Be Presented at Mytilene Archaeological Museum

The Antiquities Ephorate of Lesvos in the context of the cultural action "Unique finds at the Archaeological Museum of Mytilene" will present on Wednesday...

Warm Weather Causes Influx in New Migrant Arrivals to Eastern Aegean Islands

Greece continues to see an influx of migrants arriving on its shores as the summer weather encourages more people fleeing their countries to attempt...

Quake-Stricken Vrisa Must Become ‘As It Was’ President Pavlopoulos Says

The European Union must "reach the limits of its laws" in order to assist work to restore quake-stricken Vrisa and another 12 settlements on...

9,487 Migrants and Refugees Stranded on the Northern Aegean Islands

Sixty-eight new migrant and refugees arrivals were recorded on the island of Lesvos in the last 48 hours while no arrivals were reported on...

Over Half of Homes Damaged by Earthquake on Lesvos are Not Safe, Beyond Repair

Following the 6.1 Richter earthquake that jolted the Greek island of Lesvos last week, inspectors have concluded that of the 1,245 buildings that were...

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