Tag: people smuggling

Migrant Crisis: Weekly Snapshot (29 June - 05 July 2020)

Migrant Crisis: Weekly Snapshot (29 June – 05 July 2020)

As Greece opened up its borders for international tourism, the people smuggling trade also opened up for business with a small but steady flow of illegal immigrants crossing the Aegean from neighbouring…

Greek Evros border

Migrant Crisis: Weekly Snapshot (16 – 22 March 2020)

Greece continues its struggle to maintain control of its Evros land border with Turkey where hundreds of young foreign national males, are aided and abetted by Turkish authorities in their violent attacks…

Greek police busts migrant smuggling ring 11

Greek police busts migrant smuggling ring

Greek authorities say they have broken a criminal ring that smuggled migrants from the region of the Evros river to the areas of the Peloponnese for transportation by sea to Italy. According to…