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Investigation into alleged Greek coastguard abuse of migrants
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Investigation into alleged Greek coastguard abuse of migrants

Ministers tell Nils Muižnieks, the Council of Europe’s human rights commissioner, that investigations have been launched into claims that Greek coastguard officials ill-treated migrants last year   An internal investigation has been ordered into a number of cases of alleged ill-treatment of migrants by Greek coastguard officials last Autumn, the government has told Europe’s top … Continue reading

Discrimination against transgender student raised in parliament
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Discrimination against transgender student raised in parliament

Despite a recommendation from the country’s ombudsman that the woman’s gender identity be treated with respect while attending Athens 2nd upper high night school, she continues to be subjected to ‘escalating hostile, racist and transphobic behaviour’   The case of a transgender student who has complained of discriminatory treatment and physical and verbal at her … Continue reading

Golden Dawn MPs Germenis, Iliopoulos, and Boukouras to see the investigative judges
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Golden Dawn MPs Germenis, Iliopoulos, and Boukouras to see the investigative judges

Golden Dawn MPs Giorgos Germenis, Panagiotis Iliopoulos, and Stathis Boukouras have been asked see the investigtive judges after the end of the extension they were granted. They are charged with the felonies of being leading members of a criminal organisation. The Parliament recently voted the removal of their immunity. From what has become known, the … Continue reading