The Hamza Mosque, which started operating in an apartment in central Athens this summer, is mainly used by Athens’s Bangladeshi community. It has a green door with a sign giving its name and license number.
A bomb threat at the Franco-Hellenic Lycee Eugene Delacroix in the northern suburbs of Athens on Thursday morning led to pupils and staff being temporarily evacuated while police forces conducted inspections on the premises.
Members of the Frontex, European Border Protection Agency, from Portugal patrol the coast off the northeastern Greek island of Lesvos, Thursday. About 5,000 migrants reaching Europe each day over the so-called Balkan migrant route. The refugee crisis is stoking tensions among the countries on the so-called Balkan migrant corridor — Greece, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM), Serbia, Croatia and Slovenia. [AP]