International Organisation for Migration
IOM: More Than 45,000 Refugees, Migrants Arrive in Greece in 2016
More than 45,000 migrants and refugees have reached Greece by sea since the beginning of 2016, the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) reported on Tuesday. Specifically, 45,361 refugees and migrants reached Greek islands coming from Turkey in January 2016. This is...
Greece Now Trying to Help Refugees
Viewed as a hostile place for immigrants as the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party grew in popularity, Greece is working with outside organizations and NGOs in an attempt to manage an overwhelming crush of refugees. Nearly 1.15 million immigrants are in...