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Greece Considers Floating Jails to Crackdown Illegal Immigrants

Greek officials say they are considering the use of floating prisons to detain asylum seekers.  This is the latest measure being considered in a crackdown...

Amnesty International Condemns Greek Plan for Turkish Barrier Fence

The Greek government plans to build a wall along its 206-km-long land border with Turkey to help keep out unwanted migrants based on...

Citizen Protection Minister Announces Turkish Border Barrier Fence

Greece is planning to build a barrier fence along its border with Turkey in a bid to keep out illegal immigrants, Citizen Protection Minister...

Greek Police Break Up Refugee Camp & Make Arrests

Around 100 refugees protesting at lengthy immigration processes in Greece on Monday were driven out of a makeshift camp. They had occupied it for...

Common EU Immigration Single Permit Law Policy Rejected

The European Parliament rejected a draft Directive for a single permit law to simplify procedures for residence and work permits for legal immigrants in...

Human Rights Watch Calls on Greece to Improve Migrant Conditions

Greek officials should immediately transfer migrants from overcrowded and inhumane detention sites in the Evros region to an empty facility on Samos island and...

Frontex: "Greece Point of Entry for 90% of Illegal EU Crossings in 2nd Quarter of 2010"

The European Union is posting 175 armed guards on the Greek-Turkish border to help halt unauthorized migration, an official announced. The United Nations High Commissioner...

Foreigners Charged with Providing Forged Documents to Illegals

A group of foreign nationals from South Asia countries are believed to be behind a ring supplying illegal migrants with forged documents for use in...

FBI Investigates Threatening Call to Greek Consulate in LA by Iranians

The Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced Monday that it had tightened security of its embassies and consulates abroad after a threatening phone call...

Migrant poem wins essay prize

On Saturday Dr. Sophia Xeros-Constantinides (photo) was awarded the inaugural Ann Morgan Essay Prize for her poem about how the trauma of migrant parents...