Sunday 03 April 2016 12:11 CET
Turkish town not ready for arrivals under EU-Turkey deal, mayor says
Local authorities in the western Turkish town of Dikili are not ready to accommodate the hundreds of refugees expected to arrive on Monday under an EU-Turkey migration deal, the town's mayor said Sunday.
Sunday 03 April 2016 10:41 CET
Hundreds of new migrants arrive in Greece from Turkey ahead of deal
A total of 514 migrants arrived on the Greek Aegean islands from Turkey in the 24 hours to Sunday morning, officials said, the day before a deal to return such migrants to Turkey goes into effect.
Monday 08 February 2016 16:22 CET
At least 38 migrants, including 11 children, drown off Turkish coast
At least 38 people died in two separate boat sinkings in the Aegean Sea off Turkey on Monday, news agency DHA reported.