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Anger Simmers in Greece Two Weeks After Deadly Floods

Residents of the flood-stricken region of western Attica can, as of Wednesday, apply for an aid of 5,000 euros, to start rebuilding their homes. Two...

Anarchists Vandalize Attica Prefecture HQs with Sledge Hammers (video)

Members of the anarchist group Rouvikonas (Rubicon) used sledgehammers to attack the offices of the Attica regional authority in the early hours of Monday morning. According...

Final Missing Mandra Flood Victim Found Dead

Greek emergency services discovered the body of a man beleived to be the last remaining missing person from the deadly floods that hit the...

Recent Attica Floods Linked to Climate Change, European Scientists Say

"An event like the recent Greek flood cannot be called a 'natural disaster' without recognising the man-made causes exacerbating such events," according to scientists...

No Link between Hurricane Numa and Deadly Floods in Greece, say Meteorologists

Greek meteorologists have denied that there is a link between the deadly floods in western Attica and hurricane Numa that hit western Greece a...

Tempers Boil Over in Mandra Following Deadly Floods (video)

Local politicians in the town of Mandra, Attica exchanged blows at the first meeting of the local council, after last week’s flood that claimed...

Death Toll in Greek Floods Rises to 21

Emergency services recovered one more body in Mandra, Attica bringing the death toll from the floods of last Wednesday to 21. The body of a...

Despair in Flood-Hit Mandra as Search for Missing Continues

The small town of Mandra, west of Athens, is in a state of shock following Wednesday’s floods that claimed the lives of at least...

Five People still Missing after Attica Floods

One of the six people reported missing following the flood in Mandra was found safe and in good health by rescue teams earlier on...

Scientists Have Been Warning for Years that Mandra was a Flood Danger Zone

A Greek professor of Geology revealed that the dangers from flooding in Mandra, where at least 15 people died on Wednesday, were studied by...

Turkey Offers Help to Flood-hit Greece

Turkey is ready to help Greece following deadly floods in Athens, according to a Turkish foreign ministry statement released early Thursday. "Turkey, in solidarity with...

Greece in Mourning Day after Flooding Disaster

At least 15 people died, six are missing and 23 are injured following the disaster caused by extensive flooding in western Attica on Wednesday. Firemen...

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