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Conditions for Refugees on Islands are ‘Regrettable and Infuriating’, Says MSF Head in Greece

Living conditions for refugees on Greece’s islands is “regrettable and infuriating”, the head of the MSF (Doctors without Borders) mission in Greece, Clément Perrin,...

Upheaval at Moria Camp After False Rumors About Opening of Greek Borders

Refugees and migrants waiting to be registered by authorities inside the camp in Moria, Lesvos, celebrated what they believed to be news that Greece’s...

The Refugee Crisis Is Not Over; Relocations Must Be Accelerated, Says EU Commissioner Avramopoulos

European Commissioner for Migration Dimitris Avramopoulos called on the EU state members to continue and accelerate the refugee relocations from Greece and Italy and...

Chaos in Moria Migrant Center: Migrants Burn Asylum Service Building

Turmoil prevails at the Moria hotspot on Lesvos on Monday. A large number of migrants, mostly from Pakistan, are protesting over the long stay...

Lesvos Island Flooded With Refugees as Locals Urge for Immediate Action

Another 51 refugees arrived on the Greek island of Lesvos, lifting the number of migrants and refugees now stranded there to 5,871 people at...

Vessel to Arrive on Lesvos to Accommodate Migrants Following Blaze at Moria Camp

As a fire raged through the Moria migrant camp on the Greek island of Lesvos Monday night, more than half of the 4,400 residents...

Clashes and Fires on Lesvos as Refugees Demand to Leave Moria [video]

Hundreds of citizens of Moria camp as well as those of other regions north of Lesvos (Mytilene) have been protesting around the island, at...

Refugees and Migrants Continue to Arrive on the Greek Islands

The latest tally shows that 84 migrants and refugees arrived on the island of Lesvos while another 115 reached the coasts of Chios in...

Amidst Safety Fears Lesvos Mayor Pleads with Government to Arrange Transfer of Migrants to...

The mayor of Lesvos asked for the transfer of a large number of refugees and migrants from the island to mainland Greece, warning that...

Migrants Set Camp on Fire in Greece, 6 Injured

Greek police had to evacuate the Moria migrant camp on Lesvos after fighting Pakistanis and Afghans set the camp on fire, the Greek state...

Refugees Demand to Leave Lesvos After Being Held There Since March 20

Tension flared at the reception center at Lesvos as refugees who entered Greece after March 20 demanded to leave the island. The protestors are...

Underage Refugees in Lesvos to Be Moved to Separate Camp

Greece's Deputy Migration Minister Yannis Mouzalas announced that the 380 unaccompanied minors at the Moria refugee registration camp in Lesvos will be transferred to a...

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