aegean sea

Reports of alleged pushbacks in the Aegean Sea have been mounting since 2020 | Photo: AegeanBoatReport
An inflatable boat with more than 20 people on board off the coast of Rhodes on Sunday, May 22, 2022 | Screenshot from YouTube channel of the Hellenic Coast Guard
The gravestone of N*'s son reads: "It wasn’t the sea, it wasn’t the wind, it was the policies and fear." February 22, 2021 | Photo: AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis
From file: The Greek coast guard rescued 106 migrants on Saturday near the island of Kos | Photo: Michael Svarnias/AP Photo/picture-alliance
A photo taken by the NGO Aegean Boat Report which accuses the Greek coast guard of mass migrant pushbacks | Source: NGO Aegean Boat Report
Greece is reinforcing the Greek Turkish borders with personnel, cameras, drones, heavy vehicles - but also with a 5 meter tall fence | Photo by Nicolas Economou/NurPhoto
A screenshot taken from the Aegean Boat Report Blog of the group of Afghan migrants about to be rescued by the Turkish coast guard from the Aegean Sea | Source: Aegean Boat Report Blog
Anti-war protesters in Thessaloniki have been showing their support for Ukrainians | Photo: Florian Schmitz/DW
Hellenic Coast Guard vessel | Source: ANA-MPA news
Frontex has worked with several national coast guard forces across the Mediterranean Sea | Photo: picture-alliance/dpa/K. Nietfeld
A migrant boat near the shores of the Greek island of Lesbos | Photo: Z. Balogh/dpa/picture-alliance
According to an investigative report, the Greek coast guard pushes back migrants at sea especially when it's only a small group traveling| Photo: picture-alliance/Zumapress