Greece pauses plans for new refugee detention centres on islands

This post was originally published on this siteGreece has halted plans to construct new detention centres on outlying islands facing Turkey amid mounting opposition from resident communities who

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Greece defends anti-migrant floating barrier amid growing criticism

This post was originally published on this siteThe Greek government … Click here to read full article

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Cyprus rape case: British teenager prepares to fly home

This post was originally published on this siteNineteen-year-old woman is seen at Larnaca airport hours after being told she was free to leave country. Helena Smith in Paralimni. Tue 7 Jan 2020

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UK teenager’s conviction touches a nerve with angry Cypriot women

This post was originally published on this siteWomen’s rights are now in the spotlight, with a new protest group using the ‘false rape’ case to raise awareness of abuse and

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Cyprus defends its judiciary amid mounting condemnation over rape case

This post was originally published on this siteConcerns raised over fairness of trial that found British teenager guilty of lying about being gang-raped by Israeli tourists. Helena Smith in

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Greek activists warn of surge in police brutality and rights violations

This post was originally published on this siteGreece has seen an alarming rise in police violence, amid reports of unprovoked attacks by officers that have seen protesters beaten with batons and

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UK woman accused of making up gang rape must spend Christmas in Cyprus

This post was originally published on this siteA British teenager accused of fabricating claims she was gang-raped in Cyprus by 12 Israeli tourists has been told she will have to spend Christmas

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Aid groups condemn Greece over ‘prison’ camps for migrants

This post was originally published on this siteGreece is poised to create “prison” island camps, say aid groups amid growing criticism of government plans to overhaul refugee

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‘She had one sweet left’: New Zealand woman survives three days lost in Aegean Sea

This post was originally published on this siteOn a rescue mission, Capt Giorgos Marietakis only ever has one rule: to tune into his senses and envision the person he is out to save. On Sunday,

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Police find 41 migrants alive in refrigerated truck in Greece

This post was originally published on this siteGreek police have found 41 people alive in a refrigerated truck in a discovery that has underscored the extraordinary risk migrants are prepared to

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