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Greece and Europe are Becoming Numb to Refugee Tragedies

It was only a few months ago when the tragic death of little Aylan Kurdi became front-page news all over the world. Millions of...

Austria Warns Greece About Exclusion from Schengen Zone

Greece has received more pressure on the refugee crisis on Saturday as Austria's Interior Minister Johanna Mikl-Leitner warned that Athens faces "temporary exclusion" from...

Two Refugee Boats Sink in the Aegean; At Least 41 Dead

Two boats carrying refugees and migrants from Turkey to Greece have sunk in the Aegean, leaving 41 dead with 17 children among them. In two separate...

More Refugee Bodies Wash Up on Turkish Shores

According to Turkish news agencies, at least 12 people, have drowned on the coast of Turkey when their boat capsized while on its way...

Greek Migration Min: Refugees See Greece as a Transit Country

Deputy Migration Minister Yiannis Mouzalas said that refugees see Greece as a transit country and that Turkey is not doing its part in stemming...
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Greek Authorities Force Turkish Smuggler to Face Bodies of His Dead Victims

A Turkish captain of a smuggler boat which capsized off the coast of Agathonisi killing three Syrian children under five years of age that...

Sale of Finansbank will have Significant Benefits for National Bank, Chairman Says

National Bank will be the strongest bank in the Greek banking market, based on its capital and liquidity, with the aim to play a...

EU Commissioner Avramopoulos Meets New Democracy Leader Mitsotakis

The issue of migration, the changes in New Democracy and the Greek economy dominated a meeting between EU Commissioner for Migration and Internal Affairs...

National Bank of Greece to Hold Emergency Meeting on Monday to Approve Sale of...

The National Bank of Greece (NGB) will hold an emergency general meeting on Monday to approve the sale of its Turkish subsidiary Finansbank, the bank announced. "After...

Akinci: ‘Yes’ to Meeting Anastasiades and Ban in Davos

Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci has said “yes” to holding a meeting with Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades and UN Secretary-general Ban Ki-Moon in Davos,...

Greek Leadership Extends Condolences Over Istanbul Terrorist Attack

President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos conveyed his condolences to the German Ambassador to Greece and the victims' families of Tuesday's terrorist attack in...

Greece and Turkey to Start Talks on Tackling Migration Inflow

Greece and Turkey are planning a series of high-level bilateral meetings to discuss tackling the ongoing migrant influx. The trilateral talks between Greece, Turkey and...

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