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FYROM Declares Border State of Emergency

After a continuous influx of migrants and refugees, the government of FYROM declared a state of emergency in the country's southern border with Greece and northern...

Greek Govt Has No Plan for Refugees Who Went to Athens Instead of Thessaloniki

Greek ship "Eleftherios Venizelos," carrying 2,440 refugees to Thessaloniki, changed course and arrived to Piraeus Port on Thursday morning. The ship was carrying Syrian refugees from Kos, Kalymnos, Leros...

Greek Ship Transporting Refugees to Dock at Piraeus Port After Route Changes Once Again

Passenger ship "Eleftherios Venizelos," which departed with 1,700 Syrian refugees from the Greek island of Kos on Wednesday morning, changed its final destination yet again. According...

Ferry to Transfer 3,000 Refugees to Thessaloniki

The ferry that was to transfer 3,000 refugees from Kos to Athens, will now transfer them to the Thessaloniki Port after stops to board...

UN: 160,000 Seaborne Migrant and Refugee Arrivals in Greece in the Past 7 Months

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) announced on Monday that 20,483 seaborne immigrants arrived in Greece between August 8 and August 14. To put this number...

12-Year-Old Migrant’s Trip to Greece Takes a Toll on His Health

A 12-year-old boy, who was born with one kidney and suffers from serious health problems, made the courageous trip from Afghanistan to Greece along with...

Greek Government Buries its Head in the Sand on Migrant Influx

With about 1,000 refugees and illegal migrants entering Greece each day, the Greek government celebrates the establishment of a 500-capacity facility and calls it...

Tension Among Migrants in Lesvos – Police in Kos Make Plea for Help

Tension broke among immigrants and refugees on the island of Lesvos, Greece, on Monday evening. The new arrivals, who were in line outside the police...

16-Year-Old Syrian Refugee Dies of Exhaustion on Greek Island

A 16-year-old Syrian refugee was found dead yesterday in a remote area on the Greek island of Kos. He appears to be another victim...

Migrants Transferred to New Camp in Athens

About 180 migrants who had camped out at the Pedion tou Areos park were transferred on Sunday to the new hospitality facility in the...

Island of Kos: Syrians Begin Boarding Refugee Ship

Early Sunday morning, 321 Syrian migrants on the Greek island of Kos boarded the Greek passenger ship that will house refugees currently on the Dodecanese island. Thge island has received...

Kos Refugees and Migrants to Board Greek Ship by Midnight

Greek passenger ship "Eleftherios Venizelos," which is scheduled to host 2,000 to 2,500 Syrian migrants and refugees for 15 days, is docked at the port...

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