A garbage-strewn hillside on Lesbos has become the European Union’s testing ground for a fast-track registration process for migrants.
ATHENS – Greece’s ferries have stopped running for 48 hours as seamen walked off the job to protest growing unemployment in their sector, falling income and […]
THESSALONIKI – Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras dedicated a new prison wing destined for drug users at Diavata Prison here, calling it a “window of hope.” […]
Germany says it expects the so-called hotspots for migrants in Greece to begin functioning by the end of the month to take in thousands.
Greek ferries stopped running for 48 hours on Nov. 2 as seamen walked off the job to protest growing unemployment and falling income.
Greece’s Coast Guard said it rescued more than 1,400 people in 39 separate search-and-rescue operations in the eastern Aegean seas.
At least 27 people, more than half of them children, died in waters off Greece Oct. 30 to fulfill their dream of a better life in Europe. The tragedy came two days after a boat crammed with 300 people sank off Lesbos, leaving 29 dead.
Some 90 percent of Greek hospital directors failed evaluations and are due to be fired, the government said under sweeping changes.
Viki Stamati, the jailed wife of also-jailed former defense minister Akis Tsochatzopoulos, can’t make the bail to get out on house arrest.
The drowning death poll of refugees trying to reach Greece on their way to other EU countries climbed on Nov. 1 as 19 died, including six infants,