Three Migrants Killed in Northern Greece Car Crash

Three migrants were killed and three were injured on Thursday when a car carrying them veered off the road and overturned in northern Greece,...

Human Rights Commission Accuses Greece of Illegally Returning Migrants

The National Human Rights Commission of Greece (NHRC), an independent advisory body to the Greek State on matters pertaining to human rights protection, raised...

Four Humanitarian Volunteers Released on Bail

File photo An investigative judge on Thursday ruled that four humanitarian activists should be released on bail as the charges that led to their arrest...

Hotspots on Greek Islands Better Prepared

The European Commissioner for Migration, Dimitris Avramopoulos, said on Tuesday that the Greek islands are better prepared to host migrants this winter in comparison...

Eleven Arrested in Five Days For Migrant-Smuggling

A total of eleven people in the region of East Macedonia and Thrace have been arrested by the Hellenic Police since last Friday, in...

Declining Refugee Flows to Greek Islands and Evros

The flow of refugees to the Greek islands and through Evros, the land bridge which forms the border with Turkey, has been on the...

Greek, Turkish Coast Guards Vow to ‘Strengthen Cooperation’

The heads of the Greek and Turkish Coast Guards met in Piraeus on Friday to strengthen cooperation in tackling the migration flows in the Aegean...

Lesvos Migrant Camp ‘a Scar on the Conscience of Europe’, Says Amnesty International

The secretary-general of Amnesty International, Kumi Naidoo, has sent an open letter to Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, calling on him to take all necessary...
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The Astonishing Journey of a Congolese Migrant to Greece’s Top Basketball League

Born in the jungle of Congo, it wasn't easy to follow his dream of playing basketball, but perseverance, hard work and "God" helped Christ...

Number of Refugees, Migrants at Moria Camp Drops Below 6,000

The number of migrants and refugees at the Moria reception and hospitality center on Lesvos has dropped below 6,000, according to new figures by...

Greek Former FM Says Diplomats Giving Illegal Visas to Unaccompanied Children

Former Foreign Minister of Greece Nikos Kotzias revealed on Tuesday that he has referred to the prosecutor charges that Greek diplomats were allegedly involved in...

Over 42,300 Refugees Seek Asylum in Greece in 2017

Photo: wikimedia A total 42,305 refugees coming from Turkey to Greece applied for refugee status in Europe in 2017, according to the European Spatial Planning...

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