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Vulnerable Migrant Groups Must be Removed from Greek Island, MSF says

Greek authorities must remove children and other vulnerable groups from the Moria refugee camp on Lesvos as their physical and mental health is in...

‘Children Raped’ in Lesvos Migrant Camp, Claims MSF (video)

In a shocking report by Al Jazeera from the notorious Moria camp in Lesvos, refugee agencies claim that children are getting raped. The report is titled...

Adrift Boat Leads Cyprus Police to 24 Syrian Migrants

After two patrol boats off the coast of Cyprus found an empty speedboat adrift at sea, they located 24 Syrian migrants on the island's southeastern...

Greek Migrant Center on Lesvos Reached ‘Boiling Point’

The United Nations refugee agency warned on Friday that the situation at an overcrowded reception center on Lesvos island was “reaching boiling point”. Charlie Yaxley...

Greece: Authorities Stop US-flagged Yacht Smuggling 71 Migrants

A U.S. flagged yacht sailing in the Gulf of Patras carrying 71 migrants, was stopped by authorities in western Greece on Wednesday. The yacht is...

Angry Migrants Blockade Main Greek Highway (video)

A group of around 100 asylum seekers blocked on Monday the main Athens-Thessaloniki highway in protest of living conditions in the Malakasa migrant camp. Traffic...

Local Authorities Say Migrants Urgently Need to Be Moved from Aegean Islands

The Aegean Islands have seen an increase of migrants from 10,349 earlier this year to 16,334 this summer. Local authoroities on Lesvos, Chios and Samos...

87 Migrants in Inflatable Dinghies Intercepted by Frontex

On Friday, the Frontex EU border agency reported that they intercepted 87 migrants off the shores of the Greek island of Lesvos. Reports say that...

Greek Island of Samos Struggles with Overcrowded Migrant Camps (video)

The Greek island of Samos is home to at least 3,800 asylum seekers which is half the size of the local population and four...

Greek Island Official Rejects ‘New Migrant Camp’ Rumors

Officials on the Greek island of Lesvos have moved to deny reports of a new camp to help house thousands of migrants and refugees...

Seafaring Greek Island Sees First Female Harbormaster

A commander in the Hellenic Coast Guard, Irini Argyri, has become the first woman harbormaster in Greece, taking post at the Chios island Port...

Ukraine Says Greece Investigating Hundreds of its Citizens for People Smuggling

Ukraine is claiming hundreds of its nationals are being investigated by the Greek authorities for their alleged role in people smuggling. The country's foreign ministry...

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