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Greek Citizen Appeals to European Parliament over Smoking Law

A Trikala citizen appealed to the European Parliament, asking for the immediate implementation of the law that bans smoking in closed public places in...

EP President Says Turkish Occupation of Northern Cyprus Must End

The European Parliament supports the termination of the Turkish military occupation of northern Cyprus, President of the EP, Antonio Tajani has stressed in Nicosia. Tajani,...

Greek Gyros in Jeopardy after Potential EU Kebab Ban

The gyros, the most popular fast-food delicacy of Greeks around the world, may be in danger after an EU Parliament vote to ban phosphate...

European Parliament Honours Late Politician Constantine Mitsotakis

The European Parliament honoured the late Greek politician and former prime minister Constantine Mitsotakis, by naming a room after him in Brussels on Thursday,...

Greek Gov’t Under Pressure as MEPs Vote for Saudi Arms Embargo

The European Parliament on Thursday called for an EU arms embargo against Saudi Arabia amid the "world’s largest famine" in neighbouring Yemen. The vote puts...

Varoufakis’ DIEM25 Movement May Seek European Parliament Seats in 2019

Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis' Diem25 pan-European political movement may seek to enter the European Parliament, as part of a broader effort to overhaul...

Dijsselbloem: Agreement on Final Package to be Reached Soon

"I hope the procedures to have been completed before the end of May," said Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem addressing on Thursday the European Parliament...

Pitella to be Declared Honorary Citizen of Athens

The president of the S&D Group in the European Parliament, Gianni Pittella, will be declared honorary citizen of Athens on Friday. He will also...

‘I Feel Proud of My Declaration as an Honorary Citizen of Athens,’ Says Gianni...

  "Athens is for me the symbol of Democracy and I am proud of my declaration as an honorary citizen of this city next Friday,"...

Martin Schulz: It Is Not Wise to Reiterate the Discussion About Grexit

"Anyone who turns Europe and Germany against each other commits a sin against the future of our country. It is not a wise thing...

Greek Student Plays Lyre at European Parliament and Speaks About Greece’s Hardships (Video)

The European Parliament got a rare treat when a student from the Music School Chania Giorgos Papageorgiou played his lyre during a presentation about Greece and...

New European Parliament President Says He’s an Admirer of Greek Civilization

Antonio Tajani, the new European Parliament President, has stated in the past that he is an avid admirer of ancient Greek Civilization and speaks...

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