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Only Venezuela Lost More Money Than Greece in 2007-2017

Only crisis-hit Venezuela was ahead of Greece in terms of losing money in the ten years prior to 2017, new research claims. According to New...

‘It’s Time for Decisions’ says UN’s ‘Macedonia’ Mediator

"It is time for decisions and I believe we are there," was the view of UN mediator Matthew Nimetz speaking after a meeting on...

Greece to Rub Shoulders with FYROM at Eurovision 2018 Semi-Finals

They may be separated at the talks table but Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) will be briefly united in May...

Independent Greeks Rule Out Quitting Government

The president of Greece's junior governing party on Monday said it will stay in power with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' SYRIZA "to the end". Independent...

Greek Police Bust Cretan Drivers for 1,400 Infringements

Formula 1 racing may not have come to Greece yet but a recent slew of traffic convictions on the island of Crete -- over...

Afghan Man Faces Bomb Charges in Greek Court

  An Afghan national who was caught carrying dozens of detonators when detained for not paying a restaurant bill has been charged with illegal possession...

Man Arrested With Detonators in Athens Had Been Reported Before

  A foreign national arrested in Athens late on Saturday with a bag containing detonators had been repeatedly reported to police in the past, according...

Cyprus Election: President Faces Run-Off Vote (video)

Latest exit polls from Cyprus' presidential election show incumbent Nicos Anastasiades will have to fight in a run-off race next week after apparently failing...

Greek Filmmaker to Shoot Independence Epic in Amfissa

The Delphi region -- home to some of Greece's most outstanding archeological sites -- will play host to a new movie about the country's...

Greece Records 13,700 Cases of Domestic Violence

Greek police have released chilling statistics which reveal that more than 13,700 cases of domestic violence – overwhelmingly against women – were recorded between...

Erdogan Blames Opposition for ‘Giving Away’ Greek Islands

Turkey's leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan has targeted the country's main opposition party for its legacy of "giving away" Aegean islands in 1923. In a speech...

Earthquake Strikes Greek Island

A 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck the Aegean island of Hydra on Sunday, with tremors being felt in the Peloponnese and as far away as Attica. Striking just...

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