"Apocalyptic scenes" on the northern Greek border where "economic migrants" who are not entitled to leave Greece's provisional camps are fighting with 'refugees' who are entitled to leave, and head into other European nations.
Citizens’ Protection Minister Nikos Toskas suggested that the Greek government would be willing to consider opening a safe passage for refugees through the fence on the Evros border in northeastern Greece if there is an agreement with Turkey, Bulgaria and ...
The influx of refugees threatens to destabilize the EU as Germany's insistence on a bloc-wide adoption of an open door policy has infuriated Hungary and many other member states. This infograph tells the story.
Greece’s coast guard says its crews are searching for the body of a 6-year-old boy and have recovered the body of another child after the boat they were on with another 14 people sank near the Greek island of Kos.
The European Union is predicting that 3 million more migrants could arrive in the 28-nation bloc by the end of next year, with the refugee emergency already providing a stern test of EU capacities to provide shelter and welcome.
The Panhellenic Seamen’s Federation (PNO), which was on the second day of a 24-hour strike on Tuesday leaving ferry boats tied up at port, is due to discuss whether to resume bringing refugees from the islands to the mainland.
After a year of increasing refugee arrivals it’s safe to say that the pan-European approach, to the extent that it can even be said to exist, is a dismal and deadly failure.
2 billion euros may just be the beginning. As long as Greece agrees to absorb migrants and refugees into society...then the German Government is signalling that it may 'help' Greece more financially. In everyday life this is called blackmail.
European Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos is expected to visit Kos at the end of the week as pressure grows on Greece’s eastern Aegean islands due to the constant flow of migrants and refugees from the Turkish coast.
The only solution to fix the Europe migrant crisis is to rebuild Syria and Libya, where most of the refugees come from, and allow them to live decent lives in their homelands. If Brussels fails to realize this, things will ...
Eight people were rescued and six people are still missing, with one confirmed death, as a boar carrying migrants capsized off the coast of the Greek island Lesvos.
5,000 migrants arrived in Serbia on Sunday on a journey further west, after attempts to forcefully prevent the refugee flow from the Greek-Macedonian border failed.
Thousands of migrants and refugees fleeing Syria and Libya remain locked in a football stadium on the Greek island of Kos, as police struggle to maintain control of the situation.
Greek Police used fire extinguishers and batons against migrants on the island of Kos as tensions boiled over in a sports stadium where hundreds, including young children, gathered to wait for immigration papers.
Facing a 750 percent surge in the influx of refugees, the Greek government must try harder to provide adequate care and accommodation for those fleeing war zones, the UN has claimed. Greece says the humanitarian emergency exceeds the crisis-torn economy’s ...
Migrants fleeing Syria and Afghanistan have turned the Aegean Island of Kos into a “disgusting hellhole,” according to Britain’s Daily Mail online edition. Was it not David Cameron, the EU and US that pushed hard to bomb Libya and destroy ...
Greece has reached a critical point with regards to the strong wave of refugees and illegal immigrants. The SYRIZA government has demanded that Europe provide the necessary assistance so that the problem can be solved.