Tag: Greek Turkish

Executive Director of Frontex visits Evros

Executive Director of Frontex visits Evros

Greek Minister for Civil Protection, Michalis Chrysochoidis and the head of the EU’s border control force Frontex, Fabrice Leggeri, visited the Evros region on Wednesday. The minister informed Leggeri about the situation prevailing on the…

Greek Evros border

‘War-like’ scenery on the Greek Evros border (VIDEOS)

Tension continues at the Greek Evros border, with chemicals and stones ‘raining‘ down on the Greek forces from illegal immigrants and Turkish police on the other side of the fence. The war-like…

NYT report that Turkey is moving migrants from Greek border 7

NYT report that Turkey is moving migrants from Greek border

Today, the New York Times (NYT) has reported that “Turkey Steps Back From Confrontation at Greek Border”. Below is a snippet from the article: The country is winding down an aggressive two-week…

Kastanies border

Greece reinforces Kastanies border

Late yesterday near the Evros border, Greece started reinforcing the Kastanies crossing with concrete blocks in order to keep the illegal migrants out. The Greek Army have been fortifying the Greek wall…

Serbia migrant rally

A wave of support for Greece from Serbia

Thousands of Serbians took to the streets of Belgrade on Sunday, to show their support for Greece and protest the illegal migrant crisis occurring at the Greek border in Evros and on…

Greek farmer sprays illegal migrants at the Greek border

Greek farmer waters the Greek border fence (VIDEO)

A Greek farmer decided to take the situation occurring at the Greek-Turkish border into his own hands, driving his tractor and spraying water onto the illegal migrants on the other side, to…

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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.…