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22 Mayors call on Greece to open border with Bulgaria

22 Mayors call on Greece to open border with Bulgaria

Mayors of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace are requesting the immediate opening of the Nymfaia border station and the gradual reopening of the other border stations with Bulgaria, after a conference held on…

10km queue at the Greek-Bulgarian border

10km queue at the Greek-Bulgarian border

After Greece eased coronavirus restrictions to salvage the vital summer tourist season, hundreds of trucks and cars from Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia have waited in long queues at the border with Greece…

Border guard serving at Evros tests positive for coronavirus 1

Border guard serving at Evros tests positive for coronavirus

A border guard serving in the region of Evros, northeastern Greece, has tested positive for coronavirus, local media reported on Tuesday. According to Evros-news.gr, the guard who is a Soufli local, was rushed to…

illegal migrants greece

Mitsotakis Government cuts allowances to illegal migrants

Minister for Immigration and Asylum of the Hellenic Republic, Notis Mitarakis announced that the government is cutting the allowances given to illegal migrants under the SYRIZA government. “Greece cuts off these benefits.…

Turk arrested after illegal entry into Greece 5

Turk arrested after illegal entry into Greece

A Turkish national was arrested and charged on Wednesday for illegal entry after crossing into Greek territory. Greek police and army offices arrested the man in the northeastern border village of Kastanies…