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Greece Records Sharp Increase in Migrant, Refugee Arrivals in May
Nearly twice the number of migrants and refugees entered Greece in May 2022 in comparison to the previous year, led in large part by the 8,700 Ukrainians fleeing the Russian invasion. Since the onset of the invasion in late February,...
Greece Announces Big Drop in Migrant Numbers
On Thursday, Greece announced a massive drop in the number of migrants and asylum seekers in the country, particularly on the Aegean islands. Minister of Migration and Asylum Notis Mitarakis said that the population of migrants on the North Aegean...
Two Turkish Asylum Seekers Reach Greece on a Glider
Two Turkish asylum seekers fell with a glider on a beach near Karystos, Euboea island, in central Greece.
Greece’s Watchdog Finds No Evidence of Migrant Pushbacks
An investigation by Greece’s national transparency watchdog has found no basis for reports of migrant pushbacks by Greek authorities, it was announced on Tuesday. The independent National Transparency Authority (NTA) announced that an in-depth investigation into claims that Hellenic Coast...