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A new report from Amnesty says the EU must take urgent measures against Greece for its practice of “pushing back” refugees and migrants arriving at its borders.
The ecumenical Church delegation that met Greek EU Presidency representatives in Athens last week made just migration a priority.
The Greek Deputy Foreign Minister for European Affairs, has received a delegation of senior Greek and European Church representatives in Athens.
The Greek authorities must do everything in their power to prevent further politically motivated violence, says Amnesty, following the killing of an anti-fascist supporter.
The Greek authorities must act immediately to curb the growing spate of xenophobic and racist attacks Amnesty International says.
Cyprus has a special place in my heart, as I spent many years living there as I built up my professional legal, and later ecumenical, career.
The Greek authorities must investigate accusations of torture after mugshots of four suspects were doctored apparently to remove signs of injury, Amnesty has said.
Italy is summarily returning unaccompanied migrant children and adult asylum seekers to Greece, where they face terrible conditions, says a new report.
Greece is seriously failing to respect the rights of asylum seekers and migrants, Amnesty International has warned in a newly-published briefing.
Two major international church bodies have written to the European Union, appealing for a just and sustainable solution to the crisis in Greece.