Greek Coast Guard Rescues 29 Migrants in Northern Aegean

The Greek Coast Guard announced on Thursday that it has rescued 29 migrants found adrift on the sea between the island of Samothraki and...

Council of Europe Criticizes Greece for Treatment of Mental Health and Immigrants

The Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) of the Council of Europe published a report on...

Teenage Girl Missing As Migrant Boat Sinks Near Lesvos

A 15-year-old girl went missing on Tuesday off the coast of Greece’s Lesvos Island. The girl disappeared when a boat carrying fifty-two migrants who were trying...

More Than Two Thousand Migrants Arrive on Greek Islands in January

According to the latest data provided by the Greek Coast Guard, 2,075 new migrants and refugees arrived on Greek islands in the Eastern Aegean...

European Council on Refugees Decries Facilities in Thessaloniki Camp

The European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE) issued a statement on Friday regarding the living conditions of migrants in camps in Thessaloniki, in...

Greek Islanders to Strike, Demanding Shutdown of Migrant Centers

Residents of Samos Island in the eastern Aegean called for a "day of action" on Thursday in protest against the cramped migrant center on the island. Municipal...

Three Young Sisters Among Missing Migrants in Greece’s Evros

Greek police said on Saturday four migrants, including three girls, are missing after an inflatable boat they used to cross the Evros River from...

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...

Famous Greek Matriarch Who Helped Migrants Dies (Video)

Maritsa Mavrapidou, who was famously photographed in October 2015 with a refugee baby together with two other ladies on the Greek island of Lesvos,...

Migrants Endure Squalor, Freezing Temps in Greek Migrant Camp (video)

A heartbreaking video of the squalid conditions prevailing in the Diavata migrant camp in northern Greece was secretly filmed by volunteers early last week. It...

Greece Records Threefold Rise in Migrant Arrivals Over Land

The Greek Minister of Migration, Dimitris Vitsas, revealed on Friday that the influx of migrants over the land border with Turkey increased by almost...

Migrant Found Dead at Lesvos Refugee Camp

A 24-year-old man from Cameroon was found dead inside the Moria migrant camp on the eastern Aegean island of Lesvos early Tuesday morning. According to...

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