Security Fears Mount in Patra

- March 24, 2016

With tension over refugees rising in the wake of the terrorist attacks in Brussels, Greek authorities are stepping up security in the port city of Patra.

SYRIZA Hikes Cell Phone Tax

- March 24, 2016

Greece’s coalition government, led by the formerly anti-tax SYRIZA party, is hiking phone taxes that were already among the world’s highest.

Refugee Protests at Border, Islands

- March 23, 2016

    IDOMENI — Refugees and migrants in Greece staged protests Wednesday at the country’s border with Macedonia and on islands near the Turkish coast, with […]

Greece Refugee Protests Grow

- March 23, 2016

Frustrated refugees and migrants in Greece have staged protests at the country’s border with FYROM and on islands near the Turkish coast

Greece Raises Terror Alert

- March 23, 2016

While there was no evidence of a threat, Greece has upped its terror alert status at its major airport in the wake of the Brussels bombings.

UNHCR Pulls Out Greece Staff

- March 23, 2016

The U.N. refugee agency pulled out staff from facilities on Greek islands, complaining the EU’s migrant deal with Turkey created detention centers.

Greek Baker Takes In Refugees

- March 23, 2016

As a string of European countries closed their doors to refugees, a baker in a northern Greek village was opening his to those who needed help.

FinMin Expects Bailout Deal in Month

- March 22, 2016

  ATHENS— Greece’s finance minister says he hopes to conclude austerity negotiations with bailout creditors in a month. Euclid Tsakalotos said Tuesday that senior negotiators […]

UNHCR Suspends Greece Effort

- March 22, 2016

The U.N. refugee agency says it’s suspending some operations in Greece because refugee centers have been turned into detention centers.