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Greece’s Samos at Boiling Point as Mayor Calls for Demonstration Against Overcrowding

Greek authorities on Monday transported approximately 700 migrants from the island of Samos to Piraeus, while Samos' mayor appealed to islanders to join a...

Situation on Samos Deteriorates as Migrant Flows Continue to Arrive

The situation on the Greek island of Samos is deteriorating as days go by, due to the huge number of refugees and migrants that...

Clashes Erupt Between Migrants on Greece’s Samos Island (video)

Serious clashes between Afghan migrants and Syrian refugees erupted late at night on Monday and during the early hours of Tuesday in a camp...

One Migrant Dead, 13 Rescued Off Greece’s Samos Island

Greek Coast Guard officers on Friday rescued thirteen migrants off Samos and discovered the body of a 65-year-old woman who fellow occupants said had...

Exploring Samos, The Island of Legends

Samos, a legendary Greek island steeped in beauty, is found in the eastern Aegean Sea off the coast of Asia Minor (Asian Turkey). Its proximity...

Greece Begins Monitoring Flow of Migrants With Blimp

The Greek Coast Guard deployed a unmanned blimp on the island of Samos on Tuesday to help combat illegal immigration and to augment search...

Apparent Refugee Segregation in Greek School Leads to 50K Lawsuit

A lawsuit has been filed against a teacher by the Parents’ Association of a elementary school in Vathy, which is located on the eastern...

Frontex Saves Sixty Migrants in the Sea off Samos, Greece

Sixty migrants who were trying to make their way to Greece as passengers aboard a dinghy were saved near the village of Agios Constantinos...

Greece Transfers Hundreds of Migrants from Samos to the Mainland

Almost 500 undocumented migrants were transferred over the weekend from the island of Samos, in the eastern Aegean, to the mainland aboard two Greek...

Increased Dolphin Deaths in Greece Possibly Caused By Turkish Military Exercises

More than fifteen dolphins have been found dead in the Aegean Sea since the end of February, Greece's ''Archipelagos Institute of Marine Conservation'' disclosed...

Greek Supreme Court Orders Investigation of Racist Incidents Involving Refugees

An investigation was ordered by Greece’s Supreme Court Prosecutor Xeni Demetriou on Thursday to investigate an attack on refugees which took place recently in Attica and...

Three Dead in Migrant Boat Sinking off Samos Island, Greece

One man and two children died on Thursday after the vessel they had been on sank in the sea off the east coast of...

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