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Tension broke between protesters and police officers in Skouries, northern Greece, on Sunday, November 23. Residents had gathered in order to protest against the area’s gold...

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On November 21, 2014, a delegation aiming to promote tourism in Beijing arrived in Greece to present Chinese culture to Greeks and showcase Beijing’s beauty....

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A police manhunt is underway for the arrest of the man who opened fire at a nightclub in Mikrolimano, Piraeus, Greece, in the early...

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The two-day Independent Greeks (ANEL) opposition party convention ended on Sunday with a unanimous decision not to vote for the new President of the Hellenic Republic...

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Onassis Foundation on Sunday expressed its dismay at the European Commission's decision to exclude two regeneration projects from the upcoming EU funding program for...

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PASOK rejected over the weekend a proposal by Former Prime Minister George Papandreou for the party to call an emergency convention and leadership election. After a meeting...

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Fitch Ratings affirmed Greece’s long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'B' and its outlook as stable. The rating in May...

Greek Riot Police

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Amnesty International released a public statement condemning the 'unlawful practices' used by the Greek police to control protests in Greece, urging the Greek government...

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A new opinion poll shows SYRIZA leading with an impressive 11.5 percent over New Democracy. The intention to vote poll was conducted by Public Issue...

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Three baby boys feeding on the same placenta were born on the island of Crete in Greece early this morning, prompting doctors to comment...

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A London court of appeals will decide within the next few weeks whether former Greek judge Antonia Ilia will be extradited to Greece. The case...

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Greek lawyers will extend their November 19 three-day strike against the amendments to the Civil Procedure Code from November 25 to December 5, they...