European Watchdog Blasts Greece on Migrant Detention Facilities

A committee report by the Council of Europe released on Thursday urges the Greek authorities to change their approach towards immigration detention and to...

EU Border Force FRONTEX Finds No Evidence Yet of Refugee Pushbacks in Greece

Frontex, the border and coast guard agency of the European Union issued a response to media allegations on Thursday that illegal pushbacks of refugees...

Samos: One Child Dead, Six Refugees Missing as Boat Capsizes in Aegean

A child has passed away and six people are missing after a small boat carrying 24 refugees capsized off the coast of the Greek...

Turkish Dissidents, Including Policemen, Sail to Greece on Migrant Boat

Dozens of Turkish citizens, who claimed to be dissidents of the Erdogan regime, sailed to the Greek port of Katakolo on the Peloponnesian peninsula,...

Greece to Hire 800 New Guards For Evros Border

Just days after Greece announced that it would complete a new border fence along the Evros River, which forms the border with Turkey, Citizen...

Greece to Receive State-of-the-Art Aegean Sea Surveillance System

According to an announcement from Greek Shipping Minister Yiannis Plakiotakis, Greece is about to receive a desperately-needed state of the art surveillance system covering...

Chios Migrant Center in Lockdown; New Coronavirus Measures Imposed Nationwide

On Wednesday, a migrant and refugee identification and reception center on the Greek island of Chios was closed down after what the Greek health...
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Why Is Biden Best for Greece? Democrats Abroad Hold Online Event

Greek and American foreign policy experts participated on Thursday in an online webinar organized by Democrats Abroad Greece, illustrating how Joe Biden’s diplomacy can...

Poland Donates 156 Mobile Housing Units for Migrants in Greece

A total of 156 mobile housing units donated by the nation of Poland to be used for accommodating migrants and refugees were delivered to...

Human Rights Groups Call on Greece to Investigate Migrant Pushbacks

Twenty-nine human rights and humanitarian aid organizations called on the Greek Parliament on Tuesday to establish an inquiry into all allegations of unlawful returns...

Greek Island Opens School for Refugee Children in Solidarity Gesture

The Greek island of Tilos in the Dodecanese archipelago has recently opened its arms to welcome refugee children and their families in a gesture...

Non-Profits Join Forces to Create New Shelters for Minor Refugees in Athens

Two non-profit organizations announced earlier in the week that they have joined efforts to provide more safe and enabling environments for vulnerable unaccompanied minor...

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