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Greece to employ loudspeakers at border after rumour chaos

Greece said Monday it would make use of loudspeakers at a migrants' camp on the FYR Macedonia frontier to dispel "irresponsible rumours" that the border is about to reopen.
France 24: March 29, 2016

Brussels terror suspect freed for lack of evidence

A man widely reported to be a main suspect in last week's deadly Brussels terrorist attacks has been released because of a lack of evidence.
March 28, 2016

Reduced number of refugee arrivals at Piraeus

The number of the refugees inflows from the islands of Aegean Sea to Piraeus was significantly reduced on Monday, since the ferry "Ariadni" that docked at the port early in the morning carried only 17 refugees and migrants from Chios and Mytilene.
March 28, 2016

Calm restored at Idomeni

A rumour that the borders were about to open was the cause of tension on Sunday in the refugee and migrant camp in Idomeni, next to Greece's northern border with the FYR Macedonia.
March 28, 2016

Nine arrested on Kos for supply of forged documents to refugees, migrants

At least nine foreign nationals have been arrested on the island of Kos as alleged members of a criminal ring supplying forged documents to migrants and refugees,
March 28, 2016

FYR Macedonia sends to jail six islamist recruiters, fighters

A court in Skopje has sentenced six radical Islamist recruiters and fighters to jail terms of between 5-1/2 to 7 years, FYR Macedonian news agency MIA reported on Friday.
March 26, 2016

'Mediterranean Hope' gives second chance to refugees

Like the estimated 1 million other refugees smuggled across the Mediterranean last year, Mirvat Sayegh was desperate to escape the miserable conditions that all too often characterize life as a refugee in Syria’s neighboring countries.
March 25, 2016

France arrests suspect in 'advanced stages' of attack plan

French police have arrested a man they say was in the "advanced stages" of a plot to attack the country.
March 26, 2016

EU ministers ask for fast completion of legislation to tackle terrorism

European Union's justice and interior ministers who met in Brussels on Thursday following the terrorist attacks in the city said they want to speed up the completion of legislation that will tackle terrorism.
March 25, 2016

IS claims responsibility for deadly Brussels explosions

Islamic State claimed responsibility for three explosions that rocked Brussels Tuesday morning - two at the airport and one at a metro station in the heart of the Belgian capital, killing at least 30 people and injuring 130 others.
March 22, 2016