“We finally felt safe in Greece” #OpenTheIslands

“We finally felt safe in Greece” #OpenTheIslands

“We finally felt safe in Greece” An Afghan refugee, J., 54, and his wife, F, 45, tell us about their journey to Greece, the difficulties and the life they lived in, until the much-needed asylum. “We decided to leave Afghanistan because life was...
UNHCR appeals to Greece over situation at Evros

UNHCR appeals to Greece over situation at Evros

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is calling on the Greek government to urgently improve conditions and expand reception capacity, following a recent rise in arrivals at Evros via the land border with Turkey. Hundreds of people are at present being held in police...