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Teenage Girl Missing As Migrant Boat Sinks Near Lesvos

A 15-year-old girl went missing on Tuesday off the coast of Greece’s Lesvos Island. The girl disappeared when a boat carrying fifty-two migrants who were trying...

More Than 230 Migrants Arrive in Greece on Monday

Six dinghies carrying migrants and refugees landed on the Greek islands of Lesvos, Chios and Oinousses on Monday. Three dinghies carrying a total of 123...

Famous Greek Matriarch Who Helped Migrants Dies (Video)

Maritsa Mavrapidou, who was famously photographed in October 2015 with a refugee baby together with two other ladies on the Greek island of Lesvos,...

Greek Universities Targeted by Suspicious Packages

Several Greek institutions of higher education have received suspicious packages containing an unidentified substance over the last several days, according to Greek police. Authorities revealed...

Migrant Found Dead at Lesvos Refugee Camp

A 24-year-old man from Cameroon was found dead inside the Moria migrant camp on the eastern Aegean island of Lesvos early Tuesday morning. According to...

Heavy Rain Causes Landslides in Lesvos

Heavy rain that fell in Lesvos overnight has caused further landslides in the municipality of Plomari, local authorities reported on Sunday. In addition to sections...

Greek Man Accused in Brutal Beating of Migrant

A 29-year-old man from the island of Lesvos has been arrested and is to appear before an examining magistrate on Wednesday, facing charges of...

Hotspots on Greek Islands Better Prepared

The European Commissioner for Migration, Dimitris Avramopoulos, said on Tuesday that the Greek islands are better prepared to host migrants this winter in comparison...

New Video Emerges Showing Lesvos Landslide

A new drone video shows the size of the destruction caused by a landslide that occurred on Friday night on Greece's Lesvos island, near...

Dozens of Buildings Evacuated Following Lesvos Landslide

Experts meeting in the town of Plomari in Lesvos on Sunday following a landslide on the island, decided to evacuate 29 buildings, fifteen of which...

Homes Damaged in Lesvos Landslide

Homes and vehicles were seriously damaged on Friday evening following a landslide near the town of Plomari on the Greek island of Lesvos. Huge rocks...

Lesvos Migrant Camp ‘a Scar on the Conscience of Europe’, Says Amnesty International

The secretary-general of Amnesty International, Kumi Naidoo, has sent an open letter to Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, calling on him to take all necessary...

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