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Nearly 1 in 2 Greeks Without Insurance

In a country that is supposed to have a universal health care system, nearly 50 percent of Greeks now have no insurance after having...

Detainees Claim Greek Guards Brutality

The Initiative for Inmate's Rights has accused the Greek Ministry of Justice of overlooking alleged beatings and mistreatment of detainees by police and prison...

Anti-Government Websites in Danger of Closing Down

In a move seen only in regimes like Syria, Iran and North Korea, the Greek government tried to close down Indymedia Athens, an anti-governmental...

Crisis Makes Greece 3d Poorest In E.U.

Once a rising economic power in the Balkans, a crushing economic crisis has stripped Greece of much of its wealth and pushed to ahead...

Greek Exports Boomed In 2012

Partially offsetting dire news for the rest of the economy, Greek exports took off in 2012,giving the country the distinction of the biggest growth...

ND Top Official Accused Of Backing Junta

Hot Doc monthly magazine, run by Costas Vaxevanis, the journalist who revealed the names of the 2,062 Greeks with $1.95 billion in secret Swiss...

GSEE Union Says Workers Pay For Crisis

In its monthly report on employment, wages, and taxes, GSEE, the General Union of Workers in Greece, claimed poverty is rising in unprecedented levels...

Greece Falls to 84th in Press Freedom

As the government tries to stifle criticism, and with much of the media aligned with political parties and downplaying scandals,  the NGO Journalists without...

Korean Tourist Says Greek Police Beat Him

South Korean back packer Hyun Young Jung, who had been traveling through Europe for more than a year before reaching Greece, has claimed he was...

BBC Asks Why No Mosque in Athens?

In a report, the BBC highlighted that Athens is the only European Union capital without a mosque and explored the tensions surrounding the quest...

Some Greek Companies Duck The Haratsi

While working Greeks are lining up to pay a doubled property tax being put into their electric bills, critics are arguing that some businesses...

Arsenis Says Greece Energy Reserves Overstated

Kriton Arsenis, a Member of the European Parliament of the PASOK Socialists, accused Greek politicians and journalists of misrepresenting Greece's energy reserves possibilities and...

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