Concerns prompt Athens to dampen optimism as Macedonia name talks begin
Athens gears up for name talks as coalition and opposition try to define their positions
Talks on Macedonia name issue to be ramped up but Kammenos unmoved
Erdogan visit leaves Athens with much to ponder, no visible signs of progress
Erdogan ends trip with softer tone, consensus on refugees
Erdogan makes forceful start to visit, catches Athens off guard
As Greek leaders mull position on refugee crisis, EC sets out timetable of targets
The implementation of the EU-Turkey Joint Action Plan and of the voluntary humanitarian admission scheme with Turkey should lead to rapid decrease in the number of arrivals in Greece; with regard to the latter, the more Member States that take part in this scheme, the better the prospects for countering illegal migration in the Aegean Sea.
Returns of persons with no right to stay and in no need of international protection to countries of origin and transit, including Turkey, should also reduce the number of irregular migrants present in Greece. Greece should accelerate readmissions, in pa...
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