Latest news Greece

  1. Turkey quarantines migrants at Greek border
    • 11:54
    • 27 mar

    Turkey quarantines migrants at Greek border

    People stranded for a month were transferred to center

  2. EU's Irini not to include migrants disembarking in Italy
    • 17:24
    • 26 mar

    EU's Irini not to include migrants disembarking in Italy

    Rescued migrants 'to go to Greece'

  3. Coronavirus: Greece locks down Muslim-majority towns in NE
    • 13:25
    • 26 mar

    Coronavirus: Greece locks down Muslim-majority towns in NE

    Several test positive in Ehinos

  4. Coronavirus: EU urges Greek plan for refugee camps
    • 16:05
    • 24 mar

    Coronavirus: EU urges Greek plan for refugee camps

    'Equipping camps to examine suspected cases and qurantine'

  5. Coronavirus: Greece to halt fleeing to islands
    • 18:20
    • 20 mar

    Coronavirus: Greece to halt fleeing to islands

    Only permanent residents to be allowed from 21/3

  6. Migrants suffering 'unimaginable' in Greece
    • 12:14
    • 19 mar

    Migrants suffering 'unimaginable' in Greece

    40,000 migrants at four years since EU-Turkey accord - Oxfam

  7. Council of Europe urges Greece for action on Aegean islands
    • 18:08
    • 17 mar

    Council of Europe urges Greece for action on Aegean islands

    Moria camp needs urgent attention, commissioner

  8. Greece takes COVID-19 preventative measures in migrant camps
    • 18:07
    • 17 mar

    Greece takes COVID-19 preventative measures in migrant camps

    Individual and organization visits postponed by 14 days

  9. Erdogan, Merkel and Macron discuss migrants in video call
    • 15:54
    • 17 mar

    Erdogan, Merkel and Macron discuss migrants in video call

    On Turkish request for new pact with EU

  10. Investigation underway as six-year-old dies in Moria fire
    • 13:08
    • 17 mar

    Investigation underway as six-year-old dies in Moria fire

    Greece's migration minister expresses 'deep sadness'

  11. Greece: Sakellaropoulou sworn in as first woman president
    • 13:01
    • 13 mar

    Greece: Sakellaropoulou sworn in as first woman president

    Streamlined ceremony in Parliament due to coronavirus

  12. Migrants: Greece to offer 2,000-euro repatriation incentive
    • 11:01
    • 13 mar

    Migrants: Greece to offer 2,000-euro repatriation incentive

    For 5,000 people, but only if arrived prior to January 1

  13. Migrants in new clashes on Greek-Turkish border
    • 12:45
    • 12 mar

    Migrants in new clashes on Greek-Turkish border

    Border forces on alert as Frontex chief visits area