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Greek FM Rules Out ‘Rotten Compromises’ over FYROM Name Dispute

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias on Wednesday called for "realism, pragmatism and the realization that we have to make compromises" in the name dispute...

Meet the Warriors Bringing Ancient Greek Warfare Back to Life (photo, video)

Greek history is known worldwide for its tales of immortal gods, heroic warriors and battles like the fall of Troy. One group of modern...

Ryanair to Suspend Greek Summer Flights to Chania, Rhodes

Low-cost airline Ryanair is to apparently suspend domestic flights from Athens to Rhodes and Chania, Crete, citing "operational reasons". Passengers were informed of the move...

Greek Football Players Strike Over Unpaid Salaries

Greece's Super League is facing even more turmoil as reports suggest top-flight Athenian club Panathinaikos' players have downed tools in a strike over salaries. Although...

Athens, Ankara Deny Helicopter Flight Entered Greek Airspace

Turkish media are reporting comments from the country's leadership denying one of its helicopters violated Greek airspace on Monday. The office of the Turkish prime...

Meet The Greek Women Scaling The World’s Highest Peaks

Most of us struggle to keep that twice-a-week workout promise, so imagine enduring punishing sessions at the gym, weightlifting and climbing nearby mountains four...

Athens: Greece’s Easter Monday Ghost Town

Greek Easter is about the only week-long religious event which can both fill the streets of a European capital to bursting point and also...

Looming Strike Could Paralyze Greek Ferry Services

A transport strike will paralyze Greek ferries later this month, as dockworkers take industrial action for 24 hours. The Greek seamen’s union federation PNO said its...

Santorini Dominates Greek Travel Survey

The Spring tourist season is well underway and a new survey reveals that visitor-favorite Santorini is in as much demand as ever. Travel firm Trivago...

Turkish Minister Rebukes Greece’s Kammenos

Turkey's European affairs minister has hit out at Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos for strong statements against Ankara's activities in the Aegean and elsewhere. Omer...

Apple’s Microchip Power Play Has Greek Code Name

A huge strategic move by Apple to change the microchips used to power its Mac computers comes with a Hellenic twist -- a Greek...

Turkish Ship Tried to Ram Greek Vessel: Reports

Reports from the island of Chios are claiming a Turkish coast guard ship tried to ram a Greek vessel which was rescuing refugees on...

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