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Two Suspects Arrested After Crash that Killed Six Migrants in Greece

Greek police said on Tuesday that they have arrested two foreign nationals who are suspected of people-smuggling after six migrants were killed in an...

Greece in the Spotlight Over Alleged Pushbacks of Migrants to Turkey

The European Commission has contacted Greek authorities concerning reports of alleged illegal pushbacks of migrants to Turkey in the Evros region on Greece's northeastern...

Who is Responsible for Letting Turkey Influence Greek Muslim Minority in Thrace?

This editorial was published in Hellas Journal in Greek by Nikos Meletis The Greek State is perpetuating the mistake of allowing Turkey to use the Greek...

Europol to Install Unit in Greece’s Evros to Tackle Migrant Smuggling

It was announced on Wednesday that Europol will dispatch a mobile unit with a number of expert officers to assist the local Greek Police...

Europol Chief Visits Greek-Turkish Border at Evros

EUROPOL executive director Catherine De Bolle visited Greece's border region of Evros on Thursday. De Bolle wanted to see for herself the situation at the...

Greek Police Detains Islamist Terrorist Who Tried to Enter Greece

A reportedly dangerous Islamist terrorist was arrested in Greece's border city of Evros recently and is now in the custody of the Greek police. According...

Almost 1,000 Migrants Planning to Cross to Greece Held in Turkey

Turkey's police held 950 migrants without papers in a northwestern Turkish province as they attempted to cross over into neighboring Greece, security sources disclosed...

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...

Police Arrest Greek Soldier, Briton at Greece-Turkey Border

Greek police arrested a Greek soldier and a British employee for a non-government organization on Sunday for allegedly taking photographs of military installations near...

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...

Greece Accused of Violence at Turkish Border (video)

The group "Human Rights Watch" accused Greek authorities on Tuesday of violently forcing back migrants who tried to illegally enter Greece from neighboring Turkey. The...

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...

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