Greece

  • Refugees Crisis is still Happening!

    NO NEW ARRIVALS ON THE GREEK ISLANDS OVER THE LAST 24 HOURS. PROTESTS, HUNGER STRIKES AND DEPORTATIONS ALL OVER GREECE. VOLUNTEERS PROTESTING IN MORIA. LACK OF INFORMATION, ANXIETY AND FEAR AMONG REFUGEES IN GREECE. ARREST IN KAVALA. OXFAM AND SAVE THE CHILDREN LEFT FROM DETENTION CENTERS. CAMP IN GEVGELIJA...
  • Journalists not welcome: Across Europe

    European governments are wary of the political impact of the refugee crisis. The priority by authorities appears to be getting the story off of TV screens, especially when citizens express their fears and opposition to welcoming more migrants....
  • AI report on Greece: Refugees attacked and in ‘hellish conditions’ on Kos

    According to Greek government figures, 157,000 refugees arrived in Greece by sea during July and August. During the first eight months of 2015, more than 230,000 people arrived by sea. This is more than 13 times the 17,000 people who arrived during the same period in 2014. The vast...
  • What the SYRIZA Government Will Do

    Here’s the translation of the official SYRIZA government programme as it was announced at the Thessaloniki International Fair on September 15, 2014. The programme refers to the renegotiations on Greek debt and promises reverse the austerity measures Samaras government’ had undertaken. Here’s the full text: Official SYRIZA Government Programme! — By...
  • GREECE: Germany must pay for Nazi war crimes

    Greece’s new prime minister wants Germany to pay for Nazi war crimes! After the seismic victory of Greece’s leftist Syriza party in national polling Sunday, the country’s new prime minister, 40-year-old Alexis Tsipras, is leading all of Europe down an uncertain path. Syriza has vowed  to renegotiate the crippling debts saddled on...