Sixty refugees and migrants, mostly of a young age and including several women and nine children, were located on the coast of Zakros, Crete and taken to Sitia, where authorities started processing them on Monday.
A unique museum that travels back to the period of the German occupation on Crete was created by volunteers and donations in Ano Platanias, near Chania.
Forty-five migrants and refugees who were found adrift on a 20-meter wooden boat off the southernmost point on Crete, the Lithino promontory facing the Libyan Sea, on Monday.
The Region of Crete signed a three-year agreement on Friday with the French Institute of Greece, allowing them to work together on culture and tourism development.
According to initial information, a Tanzania-flagged vessel was loaded with approximately 7 tons of processed cannabis. It was intercepted by the Coast Guard south of the island of Crete.
Chania mayor Tasos Vamvoukas welcomed German ambassador Jens Plotner at his office on Wednesday to discuss the municipality’s plans for developing infrastructure, sustainable mobility and rebuilding the municipal market.
A female wildcat weighing 3.5 kilos was on Thursday released back into the wild in a region of the White Mountains National Park on Crete, by staff at the Natural History Museum of Crete responsible...