All posts tagged Greece

  • Germany to deport asylum-seekers back to Greece
    January 14, 2017, by Deutsche Welle

    Germany is set to reverse a six-year-old block on the deportation of asylum-seekers back to Greece, despite a humanitarian crisis in the refugee camps there. Refugee organizations are horrified. The […]

  • Greece left alone in the refugee crisis
    December 9, 2016, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

    EU Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos is “not the happiest person on earth,” he said in Brussels as he presented the latest figures for EU refugee and migration policy. EU member […]

  • EU wants states to return migrants to Greece
    December 9, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    The EU executive has recommended member states resume returning migrants to Greece next year. The aim is to restore the Dublin accord which fell apart due to Athens’ money troubles […]

  • Greek government warns creditors it can’t take any more austerity
    December 7, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Following Monday’s Eurogroup decision to grant Greece short term debt relief, the country’s government expressed its determination to fend off demands for additional austerity measures in order to conclude the […]