World Nov 30

Mavrovouni refugee camp on the island of Lesbos
Migrant crisis highlighted in pope’s Greece-Cyprus trip

LESBOS, Greece (AP) — When Pope Francis visited the Greek island of Lesbos in 2016, he was so moved by the stories he heard from families fleeing war in Iraq and Syria that he wept and brought a dozen refugees…

World Aug 07

Residents Forced To Flee Homes As Greek Wildfires Continue
Wildfires rampage in Greek forests, cut large island in half

The fire on Evia forced the hasty Friday night evacuation of about 1,400 people from a seaside village and island beaches by a motley assortment of boats after the approaching flames cut off other means of escape.