Clashes with tear gas now at the Turkey-Greece border

Map. History of Migration conflict

13 May 2021
Turkish Military vehicle trying to pull out a Greek border fence.1 year ago
Turkish Military vehicle trying to pull out a Greek border fence.
German Navy Brandeburg class Frigate F218 FGS Mecklenburg-Vorpommern with NATO SNMG2 patrolling yesterday Chios Strait in east Aegean Sea Turkish coast in background. Hellenic Security Forces in high alert ready to intercept rubber boats with illegal migrants from Turkey1 year ago
German Navy Brandeburg class Frigate F218 FGS Mecklenburg-Vorpommern with NATO SNMG2 patrolling yesterday Chios Strait in east Aegean Sea Turkish coast in background. Hellenic Security Forces in high alert ready to intercept rubber boats with illegal migrants from Turkey
Clashes with tear gas now  at the  Turkey-Greece border1 year ago
Clashes with tear gas now at the Turkey-Greece border
Greek government sources say that this type of tear gas canisters were thrown this morning from the Turkish side towards the Kastanies border crossing1 year ago
Greek government sources say that this type of tear gas canisters were thrown this morning from the Turkish side towards the Kastanies border crossing
European Union: We reject Turkey's use of migrants for political purposes
Dutch Foreign Minister: The European Union will not negotiate with Turkey under pressure
Josep Borrell: EU will consider providing more funds to Turkey and reject Ankara's use of migrants as a pressure card
In Athens thousands of people are marching to solidarity with refugees.  Thousands give the message We can live together. We can fight together against exploitation, war, nationalism and racism.1 year ago
In Athens thousands of people are marching to solidarity with refugees. Thousands give the message "We can live together. We can fight together against exploitation, war, nationalism and racism."
1 year ago
Turkish Interior Minister: We will send 1,000 special forces personnel to the border with Greece
No reporting possible on the situation of refugees & migrants at Turkey's Pazarkule border crossing with Greece - journalists+cameras not allowed anywhere near the crossing. Turkish police stop us here, 2km away from the border1 year ago
No reporting possible on the situation of refugees & migrants at Turkey's Pazarkule border crossing with Greece - journalists+cameras not allowed anywhere near the crossing. Turkish police stop us here, 2km away from the border
1 year ago
The Greek government denies shooting towards migrants on the border with Turkey
Refugees arrived after March 1st in Lesbos will be boarded on this navy vessel. Some 500 people Under emergency measures they cannot apply for asylum. Ultimate goal to be moved to closed centers for deportation1 year ago
Refugees arrived after March 1st in Lesbos will be boarded on this navy vessel. Some 500 people Under emergency measures they cannot apply for asylum. Ultimate goal to be moved to closed centers for deportation
1 year ago
Turkish Interior Minister: 135 thousand immigrants crossed the Turkish lands from Edirne to Greece
The sky of Kastanies is full of helicopters1 year ago
The sky of Kastanies is full of helicopters
1 year ago
Greek Prime Minister: We have sent a clear message to migrants not to cross the Greek border illegally
Hundreds of migrants have packed their things and left Moria camp in Lesvos for the harbor, after a false rumor they would be moved to the mainland. In fact only newly arrived unregistered asylum seekers will be moved. Police telling them to leave & may soon lock down the port1 year ago
Hundreds of migrants have packed their things and left Moria camp in Lesvos for the harbor, after a false rumor they would be moved to the mainland. In fact only newly arrived unregistered asylum seekers will be moved. Police telling them to leave & may soon lock down the port
1 year ago
Turkey FM responds to Germany: European Union has fallen well short of its promised funding for Syrian refugees in Turkey - didn't pay half of the 6 billion euros it promised Ankara; not fulfilled voluntary humanitarian admission; not supported Turkey's safe zone plan in Syria
1 year ago
Greece: We expect strong European Union support on the Syrian migrant crisis
Live fire exercises in border regions (Evros, islands) extended for second day1 year ago
Live fire exercises in border regions (Evros, islands) extended for second day
Bulgarian PM Borisov: I honestly cannot understand why the EU didn't provide the financial support it promised. Crisis can only be solved with common sense & abiding by the requirements of the agreement. One of the core principles of the EU is sharing the burden1 year ago
Bulgarian PM Borisov: I honestly cannot understand why the EU didn't provide the financial support it promised. Crisis can only be solved with common sense & abiding by the requirements of the agreement. One of the core principles of the EU is sharing the burden
Erdoğan in press conference with Bulgarian PM Borisov: Turkey has fulfilled all its responsibilities when it comes to Syrian refugees. But the EU has failed to abide by the March 18 declaration, and continues to implement double standards1 year ago
Erdoğan in press conference with Bulgarian PM Borisov: Turkey has fulfilled all its responsibilities when it comes to Syrian refugees. But the EU has failed to abide by the March 18 declaration, and continues to implement double standards
Ongoing patrols along the Evros land border. We witnessed locals and military forces mobilizing. Greek authorities said 24,203 attempts to illegally enter Greece have been stopped since 06:00 Saturday morning.1 year ago
Ongoing patrols along the Evros land border. We witnessed locals and military forces mobilizing. Greek authorities said "24,203 attempts to illegally enter Greece have been stopped since 06:00 Saturday morning".
The US President reaffirms, during a phone call with the Greek Prime Minister, the right of Greece to apply the law on its borders with Turkey
New fence is arriving at the Greek-Turkish border1 year ago
New fence is arriving at the Greek-Turkish border
Video showing Greek boat seemingly try to ram or capsize the dinghy full of people. Video by the Turkish government1 year ago
Video showing Greek boat seemingly try to ram or capsize the dinghy full of people. Video by the Turkish government
1 year ago
Frontex: Frontex has already increased surveillance capacity at the Greek borders and is redeploying officers from other operations to provide immediate assistance
Iranian migrants few minutes after they crossed the Greek - Turkish borders. Kastanies1 year ago
Iranian migrants few minutes after they crossed the Greek - Turkish borders. Kastanies
1 year ago
Senior European Union officials visit the Greek border on Tuesday following the migration crisis
Iraqi man in Edirne says Turkish authorities blocked him from getting to the border crossing with Greece, saying it's full.   staying at the bus station1 year ago
Iraqi man in Edirne says Turkish authorities blocked him from getting to the border crossing with Greece, saying it's full. staying at the bus station
1 year ago
German Chancellor Angela Merkel: The European Union expects Turkey to respect the immigration agreement it reached with the bloc
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