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More Drug Addicts Seeking Help, Greek Report Says

More drug addicts are seeking treatment as fatalities due to narcotics use falls, a Greek report this week has claimed. The Greek Documentation and Monitoring...

African King Baptized into Greek Orthodox Church on Mount Athos

Every baptism is a happy occasion but a recent ceremony in the religious enclave of Greece's Mount Athos was a little extra special. A tribal...

EU’s Moscovici Says Greek Deal Will be Struck at June 21 Eurogroup

European Commissioner Pierre Moscovici has said a final agreement covering Greece's post-programme period, surveillance and debt relief will be reached at the June 21...

Acropolis Museum Marks ‘Inexhaustible’ Appeal of Ancient Greek Culture

As it gears up to celebrate the ninth anniversary of its official opening on June 20 the Acropolis Museum in Athens is making plans...

New Property Tax Rates to Go Before Greek Lawmakers

New rates of tax for property owners will go before Greece's parliament on Wednesday. The country's Finance Ministry on Tuesday published details of new zone...

Gang Attacks Hellenic American Union’s Athens Office

A group of assailants vandalized the premises of the Hellenic American Union (HAU) in the Kolonaki district of central Athens on Tuesday. According to reports,...

‘Cyprus is Turkish’ Says Nationalist Leader

The leader of Turkey's far-right Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) has claimed the island of Cyprus is Turkish. Devlet Bahceli, whose party has been suffering in...

Greek Center Shelters Orphaned Bear Cubs

Conservationists in northern Greece are taking care of three orphaned bear cubs -- two males and one female -- that were found in Bulgaria. Arcturos...

Crete’s Ancient Site of Knossos Sees Visitor Numbers Soar

The number of visitors to the Knossos archaeological site on Crete has seen a spectacular increase, according to official figures for the month of...

No Deal Yet as Greek, FYROM Leaders Hold Hour-Long Phone Call

An hour-long phone call between Greek premier Alexis Tsipras and Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) leader Zoran Zaev took place on Monday, but...

Turkish Warplanes Enter Greek Skies over Aegean Sea

More reports came on Friday of Turkish warplanes entering Greek skies, following from more airspace violations earlier this week. Media reports say four Turkish planes flew...

New Data Shows Greek Unemployment Down in March

Greece's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in March 2018 was 20.1 percent compared to 22.1 percent in March 2017 and the downward revised rate of...

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