Greek Police Arrest 5 for Attempted Migrant Smuggling

Hellenic Police (ELAS) on Sunday reported the arrest of five migrant smugglers in two separate operations in Thessaloniki, in northern Greece. The five perpetrators were...

The Greek Police, a Weapons Smuggling Ring and Frozen Meat Packaging

An undercover investigation in Chania, Crete, ended with the arrest of five police officers who played a role in smuggling weapons and ammunition in...

Fire Spreads Out of Control in Dervenohoria, Arson Could be to Blame

Raging fires burned out of control in Dervenohoria, on the border between Attica and Viotia, on Sunday. The forest fires, near Mount Parnitha, began...

Syrian Teenager Shot While Trying to Cross Border Back to Turkey

A teenage Syrian refugee, aged 16, has been lightly injured after being shot by an unknown assailant while trying to illegally re-enter Turkey, from...

Rise in Child Pornography Complaints in Greece

An increase in the number of child pornography complaints in Greece has been recorded by the Greek Awareness Center Saferinternet hotline. The number of complaints...

Refugee Influx Sparks Rise in Crime as Situation Gets Desperate

The refugee flow to Greek islands from Turkey is continuing at a rapid pace, creating stifling conditions at hot spots. A total of 268...

EC to Freeze NSRF Funding for Greece After Tendering Manipulation

The European Commission is considering a freeze to funding from the National Strategic Reference Framework (NSRF) for Greek programs from 2014-2020 after an investigation...

Family Tragedy as Man Shoots One Son to Save Another [video]

A family tragedy took place at Vrahati, Corinth, after a father, aged 85 years, shot his son, a diagnosed psychopath on Tuesday morning before...

Greek Authorities Investigate Ericsson Staff Over Corruption Scandal

On Sunday the Swedish telecom giant, Ericsson, announced that Greek authorities have summoned seven unnamed former employees on suspicion of corruption. The announcement comes just...

Supreme Court to Investigate Health Minister’s Claims on Judicial Foul Play

A preliminary investigation into comments made by Deputy Health Minister Pavlos Polakis has been ordered by Supreme Court Prosecutor Efterpi Koutzamani on Friday. She...

Anarchists Burn Two Buses in Athens

A group of anarchists set two buses on fire in central Athens a little after midnight on Wednesday and then went to hiding in...

Accused Teen Murderer Says he was Taunted

The young boy accused of stabbing his 14-year-old classmate to death at Gefyra, Thessaloniki, the capital of Macedonia, was transferred to the Thessaloniki juvenile...