by Stavros Malichudis and Ingeborg Eliassen • cover photo Nicolas Economou • translated by Gigi Papoulias
January 20, 2020
The living conditions that asylum seekers endure at the Moria Reception and Identification Center on Lesvos have become infamous. Insiders who know about the inhospitable environment at the camp are not surprised by clashes which have turned deadly. Residents have persistently asked for more security.
by Stavros Malichudis • translated by Gigi Papoulias
January 27, 2020
Waiting for months at a time for their applications to be considered, many asylum seekers have had negative experiences with the Greek Asylum Service. Conversely, the employees of the Asylum Service try, with every means possible, to overcome hardships which run deeper than what’s visible on the surface.
by Stavros Malichudis • photo by Nadir Noori • translated by Gigi Papoulias
December 10, 2019
When the new government came to power in July, they completely changed the language used to discuss the refugee crisis, and most of the media conformed. We did some fact-checking to determine what has been said to date and what is actually in effect.