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Greece’s Tsipras Meets with Commissioner for Migration Avramopoulos Ahead of EU Summit

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met on Wednesday with the European Commissioner for Migration Dimitris Avramopoulos ahead of the informal EU Summit that will...

Greece Vows to Relocate 2,000 Refugees from Lesvos to the Mainland

The Greek authorities announced that 2,000 refugees who currently live in Lesvos' Moria Camp will be moved to other facilities on the country's mainland,...

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...

District of North Aegean Threatens to Close Down Refugee Camp in Greece’s Lesvos

The District of North Aegean published a press release stating that the Greek government has a deadline of 30 days to fix the numerous...

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...

Migrant Influx to Greece Up by 122% in 2018

A total 24,000 migrants and refugees entered Greece in 2018, up until July 8, a 122 percent increase compared to the same period last...

Refugee Kids Get Scholarships for the American Community School

Young refugees in Athens are getting the chance of a free education at the city's American Community School (ACS) through a scholarship project being...

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...

Deal for Refugee Returns to Greece by End of July, Germany says

Berlin says that an agreement with Greece for the return of refugees currently in Germany will be completed by the end of July. German Defense...

Greek Actors and Migrants Stage Consciousness-Raising Plays in Shop Windows

Greek actors and migrants from different countries presented a theater play from inside shop windows in the Piraeus Port area on Thursday, aiming to...

Number of Migrants, Refugees Trapped on Greek Islands Reaches New High

A total of 17,771 migrants and refugees are in reception and registration centers as well as other structures on the five Greek islands that...

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