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Dozens Injured, Scores Arrested in Lesvos Migrant Clashes

Greek authorities say that up to 30 people were injured during overnight clashes between migrants and angry locals, identified my some reports as being...

Extreme Right-Wing Group Attack Migrants on Lesvos (video)

Violent clashes between a Greek far-right group, riot police and migrants raged almost all night in the town of Mytilene on Lesvos on Sunday night,...

Stranded Migrants Continue to Occupy Lesvos Square

More than 200 refugees and migrants, mostly Afghans, remained at Sappho's Square in the centre of Mytilene, Lesvos for a third consecutive day on...

Stranded Lesvos Migrants Occupy Central Square

At least 200 migrants, mostly Afghans, have occupied a central square in Mytilene, the capital of Lesvos, demanding the Greek authorities speed up their asylum...

Migrant Flows to Greece Increase; Clashes Break Out at Lesvos Camp

Clashes between rival groups of Iraqi migrants broke out on Monday evening at the Moria reception center on the Greek island of Lesvos. According to a...

300 Migrants Arrive at Greek Island

Tuesday evening saw around 300 migrants and refugees land on the Aegean island of Lesvos, already home to thousands of undocumented people. Eight boats landed...

Greek Authorities to Restore Ottoman Mosque on Lesvos

A ruined mosque on the Greek island of Lesvos is to be restored as part of a €1.2-million ($1.4 million) program of renovation works. Yeni Mosque...

Lesvos to Present the Best of Greek Food

The Greek island of Lesvos is one of the richest gastronomic crossroads in the country, bearing cultural traces in all its the flavors. It is...

Lesvos’ Top 5 Beaches

The island of Lesvos -- Greece's third-largest -- remains a strong draw for international tourists, with pre-booking data from Germany, Russia and Denmark suggesting...

Migration Flows to Northern Aegean Islands Low in February

A total of 173 migrants and refugees arrived on the northern Aegean islands in the first nine days of February. There were 143 arrivals...

UN Warns of Sexual Violence in Overcrowded Greek Refugee Camps

Refugees and migrants in Greek camps suffer widespread sexual violence and harassment while the living conditions are sub-standard, the UN said on Friday. According to...

Greek Footballers Win Hearts of Turkish Neighbors

A Greek football side from the island of Lesvos were winners both on and off the pitch in a recent game against a neighboring...

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