In Izmir, Turkey where Syrians gather to find smugglers to take them to Greece, a reporter experiences unexpected hospitality.
Reporter Jeanne Carstensen in Turkish city of Izmir tells PRI's The World host Carol Hills about the dangers facing refugees trying to get to Europe.
Ashore in Lesbos, journalists await boats of refugees.
Most Syrians come to Greece hoping to migrate to European countries of greater means, where they'll request asylum and state support as refugees.
With Syria engulfed in civil war, here are four stories of families struggling to stay together.
Many Syrians fleeing war hope to get to northern Europe. The usual route is across the Mediterranean to Greece. Those who make it safely often face dire conditions when they arrive.
Fascism and ultranationalism are on the rise in countries across the EU. Greece and Hungary provide striking examples.
Far-right ultranationalist groups are exploiting old enmities and new fears across Europe, inflaming xenophobia and violence against immigrants and minorities.
Golden Dawn boosts its popularity by giving food to needy Greeks and attacking immigrants.
As the world focuses on Greece's financial bailout, Greek films have also made their way into international headlines. Amid a period of austerity, how do filmmakers sustain themselves and their work?
Hate groups, migrants and a bad economy: a modern-day tragedy unfolds in Greece.
While some Greek youth look to escape a climate of uncertainty, others choose to stay behind and fight against the pessimism of the times.