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Tension in Lesvos Migrant Camp Continues

Friday's fights at Moria migrant camp on Lesvos between Kurds and Arab asylum seekers that left six people injured, generated tension that continued through...

Six Injured after Migrant Fights in Lesvos Refugee Camp (video)

Six people were injured after violent fights between migrants at the Moria registration center on Lesvos on Friday afternoon, according to Lesvosnews.gr. The cause of...

Police Intervene as Refugees Brawl in Greek Mainland Hotspot

Violence erupted on Tuesday at a refugee camp on the Greek mainland identified earlier this month by a government minister as one of the...

Greek Sunday School for Refugees Seeks New Home

A special Sunday school in Athens which has spent the last 14 years teaching more than 6,000 refugees and migrants Greek, English, computer literacy...

One in Eight Asylum Seekers in Greece are Lone Children

Unaccompanied minors made up 12.4 percent of asylum seekers in Greece in 2017, according to Eurostat figures released this week. Roughly 2,500 unaccompanied under-18s applied...

EU’s Avramopoulos Notes ‘Significant Increase’ in Migrant Arrivals to Greece

"Even if the number of arrivals remains relatively low, arrivals from Turkey have seen a significant increase since March 2018 and arrivals on the...

Greece Approves Bill to Speed Up Asylum Process

The Greek parliament has passed in principle a draft bill on new rules for granting asylum to migrants and refugees, aimed at speeding up...

Police Clear Makeshift Migrant Camps in Greek Port of Patras

More than 600 migrants living in abandoned factories and warehouses around the western port of Patras have been removed by the Greek police on...

We Must Reduce Migrant, Refugee Pressures, Says Greek Minister

The numbers of people in migrant reception camps must be decreased, Greek Migration Policy Minister Dimitris Vitsas said on Monday, referring to the northern...

Greek Court Acquits Foreign NGO Staff of People Smuggling

A criminal court on the Greek island of Lesvos has acquitted five foreign NGO workers who faced charges of trying to bring migrants into the...

Fresh Clashes at Greek Migrant Camp Injure 4

At least four people were hurt in a night of clashes on Sunday between migrants at a reception center in Langadikia, near Thessaloniki in...

A Total 350 Undocumented Migrants Arrive on Lesvos and Chios on Sunday

Three hundred and fifty undocumented migrants landed on the islands of Lesvos and Chios on Sunday, only days after Lesvos residents protested against the...

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