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Olympic Games: Double Success for Greece in Rowing

Greek rowing athletes Aikaterini Nikolaidou and Sofia Asoumanaki are one of the teams that is most likely to win a place in the rowing...

Greek Police Officer Turned Writer Receives Award by UNHCR

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees awarded the Greek author and police officer Foteini Konstantopoulou for her book “Mia Zacharenia Syntagi” (A Sugary...

Refugees on Greek Island of Chios Triple Despite EU Agreement

The number of refugees and migrants arriving on the Greek island of Chios has not stopped increasing despite Greece's agreement with the European Union. Between Saturday...

Wanted Terrorist and Bank Robber Trial Postponed

The trial of wanted terrorist Kostas Sakkas and bank robber Marios Seisidis has been postponed until Wednesday, August 17, 2016. The trial was postponed...

Charlize Theron Spending Her Vacation in Crete, Greece

Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron will be spending her vacation in Elounda, on the Greek island of Crete, along with her two children. The 41-year-old actress...

Mantzaros Philharmonic Society Brings Home ‘Gold’ from Vienna

The Mantzaros Philharmonic Society of Corfu was awarded the gold prize at the World Orchestra Festival 2016, held in Vienna, while the orchestra’s renowned...

Ross Daly Invites 140 Musicians from Around the World to the Greek Island of...

Houdetsi, a well-known village in Crete, will fill with music in the coming days, thanks to the 7th Houdetsi Music Festival. World music will...

Greek Fire Department Combats 1,500 Fire Fronts Every Year

A recent report, brought together by the deputy commander of the Greek Fire Service, Adrianos Gourbatsis, revealed that 1.6 million hectares of land was...

Cyprus Foreign Minister: ‘Turkey to Blame if Cyprus Talks Fail’

If the Cyprus negotiations fail, Turkey will bear the whole responsibility, if it insists on anachronistic solutions in regards to the security issue, Foreign Minister...

700 Migrants to Be Housed in Abandoned Factory

The number of refugees arriving in Greece from the Middle East is constantly growing, however, the dire economic situation of the country is not...

Greece Relieved Over Ankara’s Hesitancy to Investigate Turkish Extradition

Greek diplomats appear relieved by the fact that Ankara has not yet submitted an official request for the extradition of eight Turkish army officials who fled...

Yusra Mardini: A Heroic Story of Courage from a Refugee Athlete [VIDEO]

Ten months after fleeing the Syrian capital of Damascus, Syrian refugee swimmer Yusra Mardini has been selected together with nine fellow refugees to be...

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