Conservative New Democracy leader Vangelis Meimarakis concedes defeat on Sunday in Greece’s national election to his leftist rival, Syriza’s Alexis Tsipras.
Profile of former Greek Prime Minister and Syriza Party leader Alexis Tsipras.
Profile of Greece’s New Democracy party leader Vangelis Meimarakis.
The Italian coastguard says nearly 4,700 migrants were rescued from boats in the Mediterranean on Saturday, releasing video of the rescue operations at sea.
Macedonian police use batons against migrants gathered at the border with Greece.
Hundreds of migrants wait in an open field under the watchful eyes of Hungarian police, after crossing into Hungary from Serbia.
Egyptian billionaire offers to buy an island from Greece or Italy to house refugees fleeing war in the Middle East.
Pope Francis calls on every parish, religious community, monastery and sanctuary in Europe to take in one refugee family.
Hundreds of migrants spend the night outside Budapest’s Eastern Railway Terminus after Hungary refuses to let them board westbound trains to Germany.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel says asylum applications must be processed more quickly to send back persons who were denied the status, adds that Germany must take a hard line on right-wing extremism.