Migrant Flows to Greece Increase; Clashes Break Out at Lesvos Camp

Clashes between rival groups of Iraqi migrants broke out on Monday evening at the Moria reception center on the Greek island of Lesvos. According to a...

Greek Police Arrest 8 Migrant Smugglers at Turkish Border

Greek police say they have arrested eight migrant traffickers who smuggled 49 migrants through Greece's land border with Turkey. The arrests of the traffickers, six...

Angelina Jolie Meets With Greek PM Tsipras [video]

PM Alexis Tsipras met with UN Special Envoy for Refugee Issues, Angelina Jolie-Pitt on Wednesday afternoon, in Maximos Mansion. Earlier in the day, the famous...

Mouzalas: Greece Asked EU to Activate Relocation, Readmission of Refugees

European Union interior ministers discussed the implementation of the EU-Turkey action plan during their meeting in Brussels on Thursday, Greek Alternate Minister for Migration...

Main Opposition Leader Mitsotakis Lashes Out at Greek PM Tsipras

Main opposition New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis speaking at the party's parliamentary group on Tuesday lashed out at Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras. "The refugee...

More Than 230 Migrants Arrive in Greece on Monday

Six dinghies carrying migrants and refugees landed on the Greek islands of Lesvos, Chios and Oinousses on Monday. Three dinghies carrying a total of 123...

700 Immigrants of M/V ‘Baris’ to be Tested for Ebola

In a basketball court in Ierapetra, Crete, will eventually be transferred the 700 immigrants from various countries that were on board the cargo ship M/V...

Three Suspects Arrested In Migrant Shootings

Three men who were supervisors on a Greek strawberry farm and suspected of shooting at 200 immigrant workers, injuring 29 of them, were arrested...

Greek Deputy Minister for Migration Policy Hopes to See Turkish Observers at Refugee...

As the official announcement that Turkish observers will be assigned to refugee centers on Greek islands stirred up some deep emotions among many Greeks,...

Greece’s Asylum Service ‘Objectively Unable’ to Meet Demands with Present Staff

Greece's asylum service said in an announcement that present staffing levels made it "objectively difficult to serve all applicants," in spite of making every...

Tension Heightens at Idomeni Borders; Berlin Expresses Concerns

Tension broke out at the Idomeni refugee camp on Monday afternoon, a day after the incidents that occurred between refugees, migrants and the FYROM...

Youth in Greece’s Migrant Camps Turning to Drugs, Suicide Attempts, Save the Children Says

The NPO Save the Children has released statements on Thursday saying that the conditions under which the children in migrant reception centers in Greece...

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