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Fresh Fighting Erupts at Overcrowded Lesvos Refugee Camp

More violence has broken out at the refugee hotspot of Moria on the Greek island of Lesvos. According to police reports, 19 people were arrested...

Lesvos Tensions Rise as Hundreds Decamp Across Island

More tension on the Aegean island of Lesvos is being reported after hundreds of asylum seekers were redistributed amid the deteriorating situation in the...

Six Injured after Migrant Fights in Lesvos Refugee Camp (video)

Six people were injured after violent fights between migrants at the Moria registration center on Lesvos on Friday afternoon, according to Lesvosnews.gr. The cause of...

Thousands Protest on Lesvos during Greek PM Speech (video)

About 3,000 Lesvos residents gathered at the main square of Mytilene town on Thursday evening to protest against the overcrowded refugee camps, the VAT...

Greek Court Convicts Migrants, Refugees of Camp Violence

A Greek court has convicted dozens of refugees and migrants on serious charges stemming from violence last year on the Aegean islands. The guilty verdicts...

Extreme Right-Wing Group Attack Migrants on Lesvos (video)

Violent clashes between a Greek far-right group, riot police and migrants raged almost all night in the town of Mytilene on Lesvos on Sunday night,...

Stranded Migrants Continue to Occupy Lesvos Square

More than 200 refugees and migrants, mostly Afghans, remained at Sappho's Square in the centre of Mytilene, Lesvos for a third consecutive day on...

Migrant Flows to Greece Increase; Clashes Break Out at Lesvos Camp

Clashes between rival groups of Iraqi migrants broke out on Monday evening at the Moria reception center on the Greek island of Lesvos. According to a...

Greek Island Saw 12,700 Refugees, Migrants in 2017

The Aegean island of Lesvos saw over 12,700 people from 64 countries registered at its reception center in 2017, new official figures state. With Syrians,...

EU: Athens, Local Authorities Responsible for Appalling Conditions in Moria Refugee Camp

The Greek government and local authorities are responsible for the squalid living conditions of refugees at the Moria registration centre, said Maarten Verwey, Director-General...

Refugee Baby Sleeping in Fruit Crate on Lesvos (photo)

The picture of a refugee baby sleeping inside a fruit crate at the Moria migrant registration camp on Lesvos island, is making the rounds...

Violent Clashes Break Out between Migrants at Moria, Lesvos (video)

At least 10 people were injured during violent clashes between refugees late Tuesday at the Moria refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesvos. According...

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