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HRW: Huge Rise in Detention of Migrant Children in Greece

The number of unaccompanied migrant children held in unsuitable police cells and detention centers in Greece has increased alarmingly, Human Rights Watch said in...

Plans Under Way for Migrant Refugee Camps in Greece’s Two Major Cities

A few days ago Belgium called for 300,000 refugee camps to be built in Greece. Now Greek Minister of Immigration Policy Giannis Mouzalas says...

3,600 Refugees Arrive at Piraeus Port on Thursday

Three ferries with 3,600 refugees on board arrived at Piraeus port on Thursday. "Blue Star 1" ferry carried 1,163 refugees from Chios and Mytilene, "Nisos...

Alternate Migration Minister: ‘Voices’ in Europe Continue to Blame Greece on Refugee Issue

The Greek government is trying to rescue the tens of thousands of desperate refugees and migrants arriving on the Aegean islands, but some "voices"...

Refugee Crisis in Athens Is Out of Control

Victoria Square in Athens has turned into a makeshift camping area for refugees, while the weather conditions in the country have taken a turn...

Greek Min.of Migration: “In 5 Days Greek – FYROM Border Issue Will be Resolved”

The situation in Idomeni-Greece is going from bad to worse. The Greek economy is beset by the blocking of the railway line and the...

FYROM Refuses Entry of Refugees; Greek Migration Minister Ready to Provide Aid

Greek Alternate Minister for Migration Affairs Yiannis Mouzalas revealed that the government is planning to move refugees and migrants stranded at the border with...

Don’t Blame Greece or the Muslim Community for the Paris Attacks

It was November 14, 2015 that news broke out that one (if not two) of the assailants in the Paris attacks had passed through Greece,...

First Migrant Hotspot Opens in Lesvos

The first migrant and refugee registration centre opened in the East Aegean Greek island of Lesvos on Friday at a former military base in the...

First Migrant Hotspots to Start Operating in Greece

What exactly is a hotspot or what qualifies a hotspot? In relation to the intense and at times overwhelming migrant influx that has hit...

Greek Migration Minister Asks for Broad Cooperation in Refugee Crisis

Alternate Migration Policy Minister Yiannis Mouzalas called on all democratic parties to offer their cooperation on the refugees issue, on Wednesday. "We will all work together and...

Migrants and Refugees Transported from Victoria Square to a Gymnasium

The Greek government launched an operation on Thursday to move migrants away from the Victoria Square in the center of Athens to a closed...

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