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Greek Anarchists Target Austrian Mission in Athens

Members of Greece's anarchist group Rouvikonas (Rubicon) carried out a protest outside the residence of the Austrian ambassador in Athens on Sunday. A group of...

Crete: “Star Destination” for Austrian Tourists

The island of Crete is being called a "star destination" for Austrian tourists by the country's tour operators, based on data showing that Crete...

Twenty Six Antiquities to Be Repatriated from Austria

Twenty six antiquities that were illegally taken out of Greece in the period of Nazi occupation will be repatriated on Monday. The repatriation event will...

Greece #1 Holiday Destination for Austrians in 2017

Austrians chose Greece as their number one place for holidays for medium distance destinations in 2017, while bookings for trips abroad increased by 30%,...

Austrians Choose Greece as Top Holiday Destination

Austrians are choosing Greece as their top holiday destination this year, according to TUI, the country's largest travel agency. At the same time, TUI shows...

Greece to be Invited to Second Western Balkans Conference in Vienna

The Austrian government plans to invite Greece to the second conference on the Western Balkans and the refugee crisis at the level of Foreign...

Austria Proposes Copying Controversial Australian Model, Keeping Asylum Seekers in Detention Camps on Greek...

Austria's foreign minister, Sebastian Kurz, has put forth a controversial idea of keeping asylum seekers in island camps in Greece while their requests are processed...

EU Extends Schengen Border Controls for Another Six Months

EU member states of the European Council backed last week's recommendation from the European Commission to extend border controls in the passport-free Schengen zone...

Greek Ambassador Returns to Vienna After Spat Over Refugees

The Greek ambassador returned to Austria on Wednesday, putting an official end to an acrimonious argument that began after the shut-down of the Balkan...

Europe Beefs Up Border Controls to Stem Migrant Inflow

European states raise fences, close borders and bring military forces to protect their borders from the massive refugee and migrant inflow. On Thursday, about 200...

Migrant Situation in Greece Is Unsustainable Says German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Having already slammed several countries in the Balkans for shutting their borders on the thousands of refugees trying to head west, German Chancellor Angela...

Greece Goes to EU Summit on Refugees With Low Hopes

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras goes to the European Union summit on the refugee crisis on Monday with low hopes as several countries have essentially...

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