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Athens Hosts Mediterranean EU Member-states Meeting in September

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has called for a conference of the Mediterranean EU Member-states on September 9 in Athens. According to the Greek newspaper...

Turkey Threatens to Flood the Aegean Sea With Refugees

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu accused the EU of "humiliating" Turkey and noted once again that the EU-Turkey agreement on migration as well as the...

Greek Gov’t Rejects Early Elections Scenarios

Government spokeswoman Olga Gerovassili rejects scenarios of early elections in an interview with Efimerida ton Syntakton on Friday. Gerovassili said that the truth is that...

German Bild Slams Europe on Refugee Issue

The German newspaper Bild slammed the member states of the European Union claiming that they had not fulfilled their initial promises to support Greece...

Greek PM and Bulgarian Counterpart Believe Greece and Bulgaria Can Be Axis of Stability

"The Greek-Bulgarian High-Level Cooperation Council held on here on Monday will allow Greece and Bulgaria, two highly important countries of the Balkan peninsula, to...

Coast Guard Rescues 34 Migrants off Greek Island Lesvos on Monday

Following a week of almost no activity of migrants arriving to Lesvos, on Monday Coast Guard officers rescued 34 migrants piled onto a dinghy...

Parliament Prepares for Second Bailout Review and Tsipras Makes Plans for New Referendums

According to sources as Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has a busy agenda set in place for the spring of 2017 as he is planning...

EC Chief Juncker Concerned that EU-Turkey Migrant Deal Could Falter

Following the recent failed attempt of a military coup in Turkey, the EU member states have been holding their breath in fear that the...

‘Home’ Is the Theme for the 6th Thessaloniki Contemporary Art Biennale in 2017

The concept of "home" in collective and individual imagination -- as a community, country, roots, childhood, refuge but also in terms of its practical...

Unsafe Water Pollution Levels Found at 4 Attica Beaches

Swimmers should be cautious when selecting a beach of which to take a swim in the Attica region, representatives from Greece’s National Center for...

Center for Disease Control Says Greece’s Migrant Facilities Sub-par and Need to be Closed

On Tuesday the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO) revealed their assessment of 16 migrants centers across Greece following health inspections earlier this...

Public Issue Survey Reveals Majority of Greeks Want to Stay in the EU

It appears as though times are changing in Greece, or at least the sentiment of the Greek people towards the EU and a possible...