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Two Initiatives Bring Multi-language Books to Refugees

Two separate initiatives are in progress to help refugees fill the long hours of their day, by offering them multi-language books to read in...

Mouzalas Opens Two New Refugee Camps in Serres and Drama

Migration Policy Minister Yiannis Mouzalas inaugurated two new refugee camps in Serres and Drama describing them as "decent camps for dignified people." The camps will...

DW: ‘The Misery Is Still Real’ in Refugee Camps in Greece

Conditions in refugee facilities on Greek islands are still dire, says a Deutsche Welle report, quoting a Medecins Sans Frontieres doctor. The Human Rights Organization...

Mouzalas: We Plan to Close Most Refugee Camps in 2017, Move People into Apartments

The Greek government is planning to close most refugee camps in 2017 and transfer 10,000 people to apartments, Migration Policy Minister Yiannis Mouzalas said...

UNHCR Grandi Calls for More Policing in Greece’s Refugee Camps

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi said that more policing is needed in Greece's refugee camps and that the relocation process for...

Fake Passports Found at Refugee Camps in Greece Connected to ISIS

According to officials from Europol, fake passports destined for the terror group Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIS or ISIL) have been...

Refugees Stuck in Greece Scrambling for Safe Havens

War refugees from Syria and Iraq trapped in northern Greece for weeks never held out much hope that meetings between EU and Turkish leaders...

Greece Needs to Build Refugee Camps, Says Alternate Migration Minister Mouzalas

Greece’s Alternate Migration Minister, Yiannis Mouzalas, said that there are countries which do not respect EU’s decisions and there is nothing the EU can...

Thousands of Refugees Stranded at Greece-Fyrom Border

A large number of refugees have gathered at Idomeni on Thursday waiting to cross to FYROM. According to the police, there are around 2,500 refugees...

Plans Under Way for Migrant Refugee Camps in Greece’s Two Major Cities

A few days ago Belgium called for 300,000 refugee camps to be built in Greece. Now Greek Minister of Immigration Policy Giannis Mouzalas says...

Greece to Accommodate Migrants at Vacant Army Camps

The Greek government has chosen seven vacant army camps in Thessaloniki to accommodate migrants in order to ease the overcrowded crossing at the Greece-FYROM...

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