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Greek Navy Ship Arrives in Mytilene to House Refugee, Migrant Families

The Greek Naval vessel ''Rodos'' arrived at the port of Mytilene on the island of Lesvos on Wednesday. An LST (or Landing Ships, Tank) ship,...

Opposition Leader Tsipras Says Greece Was Right to Close Borders

Ex-Premier and current leader of the opposition in Greece Alexis Tsipras said on Tuesday that the government did the right thing in closing the...

Fake News on Lesvos Makes Refugees, Migrants Rush to Mytilene Port

The spreading of misinformation aiming to cause new tensions on the Greek island of Lesvos led many refugees and migrants to rush to the...

Erdogan’s Threats Met by Greece’s Readiness, Says PM as EU Announces Emergency Support

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, on behalf of the rest of the EU leadership, thanked Greece for being Europe's shield in these...

EU Leaders in Greece Inspect Borders from Above as Tensions Continue

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis was at the Alexandroupolis airport on Tuesday to welcome President of the European Council Charles Michel, European Commission President...

Austrian Chancellor Kurz Declares Turkey is Attacking Europe and Greece

In an unprecedented gesture of support for Greece, Sebastian Kurz, the Chancellor of Austria flatly declared on Tuesday that Turkey is attacking the European Union...

PM Mitsotakis Briefs US President Trump on Evros Border Crisis

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis' press office announced on Monday that the Greek Premier had shared a phone call with American President Donald Trump in...

Frontex Accepts Greek Request, Pledges Immediate Border Support for Greece

The European Border and Coast Guard Agency, also known as Frontex, announced on Monday that it has accepted Greece's request for extraordinary assistance to...

The Entire Leadership of the EU Will Visit Evros on Tuesday

The entire leadership of the European Union will be in Evros on Tuesday, along with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, to assess the situation...

Child Drowns as Greece Records More Than One Thousand New Migrant Arrivals

A tragic incident took place in the early hours of Monday, as a young child drowned off the Greek island of Lesvos. The boat that...

US State Department Says Greece Has the Right to Enforce Law Along Borders

“The United States recognizes Greece’s right to enforce its laws along its borders,” was the American State Department's response on Sunday to the latest...

Greece Suspends Acceptance of New Asylum Applications

Among the extraordinary measures Greece announced on Sunday evening, was the suspension of all asylum application procedures for those who enter the country illegally...

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