athens: Muslim refugees in Athens seek own cemetery

SCHISTO (Greece): Standing by the tiny grave of his five-year-old son in the Orthodox Christian cemetery of Schisto on the outskirts of Athens, Esfandiyar Fagkiri says he feels a “dual pain”. Not only has he lost one of his five children, but the Afghan family cannot mourn him according to Muslim religious ritual because the … Read more

Greece child deaths: Government begs for calm amid outcry over shocking case

Intense scenes have played out in Athens, where the government has begged for residents to stay “calm” as the nation rages over a shocking case. Intense scenes have played out on the streets of Athens – where the government has begged for residents to remain “calm” as the nation rages over the deaths of three … Read more