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Greece Shuts Borders, Suspends Ferry Travel to Italy to Contain Coronavirus

The Greek government announced on Sunday that it is closing off the country's borders with Albania and North Macedonia and suspending ferry services with...

Austria Says Europe Won’t Kneel Before Erdogan, Greece Will be Provided Assistance

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz issued a statement on Sunday, reiterating Austria's full support for Greece's efforts to keep Europe's borders intact. Kurz declared that Greece...

Greek Government Says Country Faces Massive Organized Border Violation Attempt

Stelios Petsas, the Greek government's spokesperson said on Saturday that Greece has faced ''a massive organized illegal attempt to violate its borders and has...

Athens Declares No Illegal Entries Will Be Tolerated As Turkey Opens Gates

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis made a short, forceful statement in English on his social media profiles on Friday afternoon, commenting on the recent...

Survey Shows Greeks Favorable Toward Refugees; Hostile Against Economic Migration

According to a recent study conducted in four EU member states, Greeks have strong feelings in favor of refugees, but at the same time...

Merkel, Juncker Promise to Provide Assistance at Greek Borders During Brussels Meeting

German Chancellor Angela Markel and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker pledged to offer assistance for the asylum services and with Frontex at the Greek-Turkish...

Bulgaria Forces Greek Train Back Over Border on Suspicion of Refugee Smuggling

Bulgarian authorities turned a Greek train back from the border due to suspicion that there were migrants being smuggled  on board. The incident took...

Railway in Idomeni Reopened

The railway in Idomeni has been reopened, after the refugees and migrants in the camp have removed their tents. In addition, the police have...

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...

Tension Between Refugees and Police Forces in Idomeni [video]

Tension broke out in Idomeni camp on Tuesday afternoon, between refugees and police forces who attempted to evacuate the train tracks that have been...

Migrants Have Reportedly Started Crossing Ιnto Bulgaria via Greece

According to Sofia's news agency Novinite, residents of the southwestern border village of Kulata, claim that they saw several refugees and migrants crossing from...

FYROM Closes Its Borders With Greece and Serbia Until the End of 2016

The FYROM Parliament decided on Monday to extend the "emergency" measures on its borders with Greece and Serbia until December 31, 2016, due to...

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