Migrants

Three dead, 53 rescued after migrant boat sinks off Crete

The dead include two children and a woman; Greek coastguard says it is unclear whether anyone is still missing.

Three dead, 53 rescued after migrant boat sinks off Crete

Refugees

After fire destroyed Greek camp, refugees seek European support

Tensions rise on Lesbos after Moria fire, with fears new, permanent reception centre could limit refugees' freedom.

After fire destroyed Greek camp, refugees seek European support

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Refugees flee as fire destroys Greece's overcrowded Moria camp

A fire has destroyed the overcrowded Moria refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, forcing thousands to flee.

Europe

Turkey: 'Not giving up' after research vessel returns

Greek government calls the departure of the Oruc Reis from disputed waters after weeks of tension 'a positive step'.

'Positive first step': Greece hails return of Turkish vessel

Europe

Greece announces 'robust' arms deal as tension with Turkey rises

Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis outlines overhaul of country's military amid a standoff with Turkey in east Mediterranean.

Greece announces 'robust' arms deal as tension with Turkey rises

Greece

Greek police fire tear gas as refugees demand to leave Lesbos

Chanting 'freedom', the former inhabitants of burned Moria camp protest against plan to be moved to another facility.

Greek police fire tear gas as refugees demand to leave Lesbos

Greece

Thousands protest after Greece's Moria refugee camp burns down

Some 13,000 people living in the camp on the Greek island of Lesbos were left homeless by two consecutive fires.

Thousands protest after Greece's Moria refugee camp burns down

Greece

Moria tragedy: Abandoned refugees hemmed in, given little support

Chaos and confusion plague thousands of people made shelterless after a fire struck Europe's largest refugee camp.

Moria tragedy: Abandoned refugees hemmed in, given little support

Inside Story

Who should look after refugees displaced by Greece camp fire?

Thousand of people left homeless after a fire destroys Europe's largest refugee camp.

Greece

Turkey blasts 'arrogant' Macron amid Eastern Med crisis talks

Turkey responds to French leader, who earlier criticised Erdogan over Ankara's conduct in Mediterranean and Libya.

Turkey blasts 'arrogant' Macron amid Eastern Med crisis talks

Greece

Thousands of refugees sleep rough, without food, after Moria fire

People who fled Greece's largest camp sleep in supermarket parking lots and on roadsides, many without food and water.

Humanitarian crises

Europe scrambles to address fate of Greek camp residents

Over 12,000 men, women and children ran out of tents in panic as the fire destroyed most the camp.

Europe scrambles to address fate of Greek camp residents

Greece

Thousands of refugees homeless after fire destroys Moria camp

Huge fire that gutted Greek refugee camp brings fresh tragedy to thousands of refugees amid coronavirus concerns.

Thousands of refugees homeless after fire destroys Moria camp

Refugees

In Pictures: Huge fire reduces Moria refugee camp to embers

More than 13,000 people in desperate need of emergency shelter after blaze hits notoriously overcrowded Greek camp.

In Pictures: Huge fire reduces Moria refugee camp to embers

Greece

'Everything is burning': Refugees flee as fire guts Moria camp

Crowds of refugees rush to escape the fire that destroyed the overcrowded Greek camp, home to some 13,000 people.

'Everything is burning': Refugees flee as fire guts Moria camp