Helpers collect donations for those in need at Camp Moria

Written on October 28, 2020. Aid alliance founded in Selters – refugees urgently need hygiene items and warm clothing Moria – for many it is now a synonym for the end of European solidarity. Despite the devastating fire that destroyed the refugee camp on the Greek island of Lesbos overnight, there is still no perspective … Read more

Gerhard Trabert describes the situation in the Moria refugee camp

WORMS – In the “Haus am Dom” Professor Gerhard Trabert will speak on Friday, October 30th, about the conditions in the burned down refugee camp Moria on Lesbos. The event starts at 7 pm. Trabert – doctor, social worker and university professor – had already visited Moria several times during his international trips. Even after … Read more

Five migrants arrested for fire in Moria refugee camp on Greek island of Lesvos

The Moria camp, on the Greek island of Lesbos, went up in smoke on the night of September 8-9. ALKIS KONSTANTINIDIS / REUTERS Five migrants were arrested in the investigation into the fire of Moria camp, on the Greek island of Lesbos, and a sixth identified suspect is on the run, announced Tuesday, September 15, … Read more

Merkel criticizes Kurz in the dispute over the admission of Moria refugees

Updated September 15, 2020, 4:05 p.m. A European solution for thousands of refugees on Lesbos is to be found. But almost nothing is happening. Germany has now made an increased offer, but Chancellor Angela Merkel sees too little help, especially from neighboring Austria. You can find more current news here So now the federal government … Read more

Belgium is already leaving 12 minor refugees from Moria …

Our country is ready to receive twelve unaccompanied minors from the destroyed Moria reception camp on the Greek island of Lesbos. It will attract European colleagues with that proposal. This is reported by De Morgen and the news is confirmed by the cabinet of Minister of Asylum and Migration Maggie De Block (Open Vld). The … Read more

Athens accuses migrants of “burning” Moria camp

The Greek government again accused migrants on Monday of ‘burning’ the Moria camp on the island of Lesvos. Despite the reluctance, hundreds of exiles settled there in a temporary center ‘without a shower or a mattress’, according to witnesses. ‘The (Moria) camp was burned down by refugees and migrants who wanted to blackmail the government … Read more

Merkel, ‘there is no EU immigration policy today’ – Ultima Ora

(ANSA) – BERLIN, 10 SEPTEMBER – “We cannot be satisfied with the European migration policy. In practice it does not exist today and it is a heavy burden for Europe”: German Chancellor Angela Merkel said this in a meeting with EPP President Donald Tusk at the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Berlin, commenting on his decision … Read more

Germany and France want to take in 400 migrant minors from the burned-out Moria camp

Camp Moria was engulfed in flames first Wednesday night. According to Migration Minister Notis Mitarakis, the fire was started by the residents themselves due to quarantine requirements. On Wednesday evening, another fire broke out, which the firefighters managed to put out, but also destroyed what was left of the camp after the previous fire. According … Read more

Moria refugee camp on Lesvos completely destroyed by fire | Abroad

There were no injuries, firefighters said, but an unknown number of people had respiratory problems from smoke inhalation. The fire caused great panic among the residents. The refugees are often on the roads around the camp. Hundreds of migrants tried to flee to the port of Mytilene but were stopped by the Greek police. According … Read more

Fierce fire in overcrowded Moria refugee camp on Lesvos: thousands of people evacuated

The Moria camp on the Greek island of Lesbos in 2015-2016 was one of the main crossroads for illegal migration of refugees from Syria and Iraq trying to reach Europe via Turkey. Greece set up camps on Lesvos and four other islands with financial assistance from the European Union. The camp is notoriously overcrowded, with … Read more