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PETA Delivers Fur Coats to Lesvos Refugees

Animal rights activist organization PETA has delivered around 200 fur coats to refugees on Lesvos, Greece. The coats were given to Lighthouse Relief, a charity...

1,012 Refugees and Migrants Arrived at the Islands of the Northern Aegean in January

A total of 1,012 refugees and migrants arrived at the islands of the northern Aegean in January. More specifically, 456 arrived at Lesvos, 324 at...

No Firm Commitment on Decongesting Islands at PM’s Meeting With Island Mayors on Refugee...

Emerging from a meeting with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, the mayors of Lesvos, Chios, Samos, Kos and Leros said they received no firm...

Nearly 700 Refugees-Migrants Arrive in Greece 2017; Deaths Rise at Sea

A total of 691 refugees and migrants have arrived in Greece by sea during the first 15 days of 2017, according to figures released...

Human Smugglers Change Tactics to Convince Refugees to Undertake Perilous Aegean Crossing

Human smugglers trying to convince refugees and migrants to make the dangerous journey to Greek islands are up to new tricks. Taking advantage of...

Twenty-three Refugees, Migrants Returned to Turkey from Greek Islands

Twenty-three refugees and migrants were returned to Turkey from the Greek island of Lesvos by boat on Friday in the fourth such readmission this...

Brussels Attacks Add to Greek Government’s Worries of the Country Becoming a Permanent...

The Greek government is deeply concerned that the Brussels attacks will harden European feelings and attitudes towards refugees and migrants, leading to more border...

Spiegel: Evacuation of Idomeni Camp a Matter of Time

The Greek government has decided on the evacuation of the refugee camp of Idomeni and the transfer of people stranded there to migrant accommodation...

Refugees Face Increasing Violence as They Seek a Way to Europe

As fear of refugees begins to spread all over Europe, the rate of violence perpetrated against refugees keep increasing while 10,000 refugee children are...

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