UAE Vs OMA | Match 4 Oct 18, 2019
OMA 109/3 (18.2)
Latest News on Lesbos
Showing of 0 - 10 from 7 results
Lesbos - Total results - 7
Sep 02, 2019
Greece moves 635 asylum seekers from overcrowded island of Lesbos to mainland via passenger shipSome 635 people, mostly families, boarded a passenger ship on Monday for facilities in northern Greece
Jun 11, 2019
Seven killed after Turkish boat carrying migrants to Greek island Lesbos capsizes; Coast Guard rescues 57 peopleA boat carrying dozens of migrants to a Greek island from the nearby Turkish coast capsized early on Tuesday, leaving seven people dead, including two children.
Jan 14, 2018
'Do not fear the other': Pope Francis speaks on World Migrant Day, calls for hospitality and compassionPope Francis called for hospitality towards migrants, calling it a "sin" to give in to fear of the other as he marked the World Day of Migrants and Refugees. "It is not easy... to put oneself in the shoes of people so different from us," the pontiff said during a solemn mass at St Peter's Basilica.
Aug 18, 2016
Greece returns refugees to Turkey first time since the failed military coupGreece resumed returning refugees to Turkey for the first time since the failed military coup of 15 July in Ankara and the 18 March EU-Turkey refugee return agreement.
Jun 17, 2016
Migrants in Greece get free electricity from sun-powered phone chargerFor refugees and migrants stuck in Greece, a smartphone is a lifeline -- as long as its battery lasts. But access to electricity can be hard to find in overcrowded camps, nor is it always free in cafes where young and old crowd together over a socket, waiting anxiously to phone home.
Apr 08, 2016
Greece resumes deportation of migrants amid protest; refugees sent back to TurkeyAmid protests, Greece on Friday resumed deportations of refugees and migrants from its islands to Turkey after a four-day pause, sending back 124 people on two boats from Lesbos to a nearby port on the Turkish coast.
Jan 30, 2016
Tragic end: 33 Greece-bound migrants drown off Turkish coastAnadolu Agency says coast guards rescued 75 others from the sea Saturday near the resort of Ayvacik en route to the Greek island of Lesbos.