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UN Agency: 35% Increase in Migrant Drownings in 2016

The U.N. Refugee Agency has said that more than 2,510 migrants have drowned in the Mediterranean while attempting to cross into Europe so far...

More Than 100,000 Refugees and Migrants Have Reached Greece, Italy this Year

More than 100,000 refugees and migrants have reached the shores of Greece and Italy this year, according to data that was released by the...

Live the Dream on an Uninhabited Ionian Island

By Cliff Blaylock Ever fancied having your own Robinson Crusoe experience on some idyllic beach in the middle of the ocean, with no sign of...

Greece, Cyprus, Israel Agreement of Huge Economic and Geopolitical Importance

The tripartite Greece - Cyprus - Israel agreement is considered of special economic and geopolitical importance by government sources. This agreement, which is the...

Preparations Αhead of Greece, Cyprus and Israel Τrilateral Μeeting

A second trilateral meeting of representatives of Greece, Cyprus and Israel was held in Jerusalem at the foreign ministry secretary generals level, ahead of...

Alien Species Threaten the European Lakes and Rivers

The non-indigenous species do not only constitute a huge problem for the Mediterranean, but also for the European rivers and lakes, according to a...

UN: More Than 210,000 Migrants and Refugees Crossed the Greek Borders in October

The United Nations Refugees Agency released a report noting that a total of 218,000 migrants and refugees crossed the Mediterranean in October, while escaping...

Overfishing, The Scourge of Our Times, Reveals WWF Report

Overfishing has become the scourge of our times, said noted chef Lefteris Lazarou, WWF's new campaign ambassador. Over 82 percent of the fishes in the...

Cyprus Rescues More Than 100 Migrants on Boat Travelling From Syria to Greece

Cypriot authorities rescued 114 people aboard a boat that had left from Syria and was stranded in the Mediterranean sea, south of Cyprus, the AFP reported. According to the...

Turkish Fighter Jets Test Greece’s Territorial Claims

Turkish fighter jets have increased dramatically their incursions into Greek airspace as crisis-stricken Greek air force has to respond and confront the invaders. According to...

Greece’s First Completely ‘Green’ Island

Tilos is a small Greek island that was known for its herbs and myrrh during ancient times, while today the island is famous for its fragrant...

Five Remarkable Marine Animals of Greece (And Where to Find Them)

By Cliff Blaylock There is a great fascination among many of us when it comes to ocean faring animals. Perhaps it is the mystery that...

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