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Stray Dogs of Athens Become Protagonists of Touching Documentary

The documentary "Greek Animal Rescue" by Menelaos Karamaggiolis, is a cinematic allegory of what has been happening in Greece in the last seven years;...

Three Right-Wing Extremists Held Over Racist Attack in Greece

Three teenagers; two aged 17 and one aged 18 years old, were arrested as suspects for the racist assault and beating of the two...

Victim of Racist Attack in Greece: I was Targeted for my Involvement in Protest...

Pakistani national, Safak Mahmud, described to journalists on Monday how he and fellow patriot, Vakas Hussein, were the victims of a vicious attack by...

Outcry in Greece over Brutal Racist Attack on Pakistani Immigrants

Political parties have condemned the violent assault against two Pakistani immigrants in Aspropyrgos, Attica on Saturday. In a statement, ruling party SYRIZA says that the...

Two World War II Bombs Defused West of Athens

Explosive experts defused two World War II bombs in Aspropyrgos, west of Athens on Sunday. The two 500 lb bombs were discovered at an Air...

Police Raid Illegal Cigarette Manufacturing Facilities Near Athens

Greek police seized 70 tonnes of smuggled tobacco and 8.8 million cigarette packets at two illegal tobacco manufacturing facilities in Aspropyrgos, west of Athens. A...

Philip Morris to Invest €300 Mln for Smokeless Product in Greece

Philip Morris, maker of Marlboro cigarettes, is to invest 300 million euros in its Greek unit Papastratos to make the smokeless IQOS product, Reuters...

Exposure to Aspropyrgos Factory Fire Means 13% Increased Chance of Developing Cancer, Experts Say

Some disturbing news was announced at an event by the coordinator of CROME-LIFE, the Cross-Mediterranean Environment and Health Network who stated that people who live in...

43kg of Cocaine Found in Truck; Four Persons Arrested

The Greek Coast Guard arrested four persons in Aspropyrgos, northern Attica, alleged to be involved in a drug dealing ring on Wednesday. The operation was...

Dismantled Truck Theft Ring in Athens Sold Auto Parts to ISIS

(Reuters) The ring of truck thieves that was dismantled in Athens last week was selling auto parts to Islamic State and African militia groups, Greek...

People in Attica, Greece Breathing Toxic Air

An unprecedented incident occurred on Saturday, June 6, when fire broke out at a recycling company in Aspropyrgos, Greece. The fire is still burning,...

Roma Risk their Lives to Remove Scrap Metal from Burning Greek Warehouse

Groups of Roma are plundering a warehouse of recyclable materials in Aspropyrgos, Greece, where a major fire broke out on Saturday afternoon, jeopardizing their...

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