Inside Story

Is NATO still relevant?

Divisions threaten to overshadow 70th birthday celebrations of world's largest military alliance.

Humanitarian crises

Desperate refugees face up to closure of Moria camp

'I am really tired of this word: 'sorry',' says seven-month pregnant asylum seeker Zeinab.

Desperate refugees face up to closure of Moria camp

Cyprus

Gas tensions loom as rival Cyprus leaders set to meet

Leaders of Cyprus's divided communities to attend dinner hosted by UN chief seeking to find way forward to resume talks.

Cypriot leaders in Berlin after UN push to revive peace talks

Greece

Greece to shut down overcrowded refugee camps on islands

Authorities say the camps, including Moria on Lesbos island, will be replaced with larger-capacity closed facilities.

Greece to shut down overcrowded refugee camps on islands

Greece

Greece remembers the brutality that felled its dictatorship

The anniversary of a student uprising acts as a test-run for new police freedom to enter university campuses.

Greece

Tight security in Athens before annual November 17 march

Drones, helicopters and 5,000 police deployed for annual rally marking 1973 uprising that often descends into violence.

Tight security in Athens before annual November 17 march

Arts & Culture

Xi backs Greek case for return of Parthenon Marbles from UK

In a visit to Athens, Chinese leader assures Greek hosts of Beijing's 'support' in decades-old dispute over sculptures.

Xi backs Greek case for return of Parthenon Marbles from UK

Turkey

Erdogan: ISIL fighter trapped near Greece 'not our problem'

Turkey will continue to deport captured ISIL members whether home countries 'take them or not', president warns.

Erdogan: ISIL fighter trapped near Greece 'not our problem'

AJ IMPACT

Greece and China hail strategic partnership

Greece is attempting to be China's gateway to Europe, with Athens offering Beijing plenty of investment opportunities.

Asia Pacific

China's Xi arrives in Athens to 'deepen cooperation' with Greece

Chinese president arrives in Greece on an official visit meant to deepen cooperation on economic ties between the two countries.

Greece

Dozens of migrants found alive in truck in northern Greece

Police say migrants, mostly Afghans, were in good condition but some received medical care for breathing problems.

Dozens of migrants found alive in truck in northern Greece

AJ IMPACT

Brazil says Greek ship carrying Venezuelan oil tarred its beaches

Police document suggests Greek-flagged vessel to blame for massive oil spill but ship's manager says 'no proof'.

Brazil says Greek ship carrying Venezuelan oil tarred its beaches

Human Rights

Greek asylum law under fire

Under-pressure Greek authorities, with thousands of migrants held in awful conditions, trying to stop more arrivals.

Human rights community decries new Greek asylum law

Europe

New law in Greece against asylum-seeking criticised

New law will make it more difficult to claim asylum. Rights groups say law falls short of European standards.

Europe

Europe breaking own rules to deter asylum seekers

Hundreds of procedural breaches have been seen by Al Jazeera, all seemingly aimed at reducing asylum seekers' chances.

Europe breaking own rules to deter asylum seekers