Chountis Presses Rehn on Greek Loan Deal

Nikos Chountis, a Member of the European Parliament for the major opposition SYRIZA party, questioned Olli Rehn, the European Commissioner in charge of monetary...

EU Wants Quotas On Greek Migrants

The European partners of Greece are recommending tougher measures to limit how many Greeks and Balkan residents can migrate to other countries in search...

IOM: 2016 Will Be Another Critical Year for Migration Into Europe

The head of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) predicts 2016 will be another critical year for migration to Europe. IOM Director-General Lacy Swing said...

Turkey Stops Refugees en Route to Greek Islands

Turkish authorities rounded 1,300 asylum seekers yesterday (30 November) that they said were planning to sail to Greece from hideouts near secluded Aegean beaches...

17,500 Non-EU Nationals Acquire Greek Citizenship

According to the Eurostat data published yesterday, more than 780,000 non EU-Nationals managed to attain citizenship from a Member State of the European Union...

Europe Remains Divided on How to Deal With Migrants

European Union nations remain deeply divided on how to deal with the influx of migrants that is not showing signs of slowing down. Hundreds of...

Council of Europe Slams Greece’s Treatment of Migrants

Greek detention officers treat migrants "like caged animals", and prison conditions for Greek inmates have deteriorated, the Council of Europe's anti-torture committee said in...

EU to Allow Visa-Free Travel for UK Citizens in Case of No-Deal Brexit

Ambassadors from the nations of the EU reached an agreement on Friday allowing British citizens to travel inside the EU without a visa, in...

Greek Seas Among Cleanest in Europe

This year’s European Environment Agency's report on the cleanliness of European bathing waters, reaffirms the excellent bathing water quality in Greece. The report was...
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Why Frontex Can’t Solve the Mediterranean Migration Crisis on Its Own

Frontex operations alone cannot be a solution to Europe's immigration problem as the agency does not have the scope or ability to address the causes of the current migration crisis.