refugee crisis

The 9th Ethnofest / Ethnographic Film Festival returns to Athens

The 9th Ethnofest / Ethnographic Film Festival of Athens which takes place on November 21 to 25, at Astor Cinema, features an ambitious program with more than 40...

PM Tsipras meets with UN Secretary-General

Within the scope of the UN General Meeting, which is held at the organization’s headquarters in New York, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met with...

Tsipras: The refugee crisis is a central political and ideological issue for Europe

The informal EU Summit in Salzburg, Austria, was concluded without any substantial results for a common agreement on the refugee and migration issue. After...

PM Tsipras announces measures for areas afflicted by the refugee crisis

The 14th Regional Conference on the Productive Restructuring of the Northern Aegean, held in Mytilene, concluded with the speech of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras....

Greece to receive European Commission funding to tackle refugee crisis

The European Commission will fund Greece with over 200 million euro, so that refugees rent houses and improve their living conditions. This program, which...

Joint EU decisions should be commonly implemented

"I do not think that Greece has the opportunity and the financial resources to accept refugees, who will be sent from northern European countries"...

Jean Asselborn: Greece and Italy should not be left alone in the refugee issue

"Greece and Italy should not be left alone to deal with the refugee crisis" said Foreign Minister of Luxembourg Jean Asselborn speaking on German...

Pope Francis praised the role of Italy and Greece in the refugee crisis

"Italy and Greece stand as an example, a great example. The refugee crisis is a real tragedy", Pope Francis said in an interview with...

11,801 refugees and migrants recorded on northern Aegean islands on Monday

Migrant and refugee flows to the island of Chios show a significant increase in the last three days in comparison with the islands of...

Greece and Italy abstained from voting for the EU budget

Greece and Italy abstained from voting for the EU budget for 2017, considering the final compromise proposal tabled by the Slovak Presidency and accepted...