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Greece at the Bottom of EU Social Justice Chart

Unable to recover from the crippling financial crisis, Greece has been ranked last in the latest EU Social Justice Index presented by the Bertelsmann...

European Court to Issue Refugee Reception Quotas Decision This Week

The EU Court of Justice will decide on the dispute started by Hungary and Slovakia, which oppose the legitimacy of the quotas plan for...

Bulgarian Defense Minister Calls on NATO to Prevent Immigration to Greece

Bulgarian Defense Minister Krasimir Karakachanov wants to protect the European Union’s external borders with arms, he said in an interview published Thursday. Karakachanov told German newspaper...

Experts Agree with Greece’s Block of EU Statement on China’s Human Rights Record

Chinese experts welcomed Greece's block of the European Union statement on China's human rights record saying it was done in fairness and leads to...

24 Percent of Young Greeks are Unable to Name Four or More EU Achievements

84 percent of Greeks age16-25 say that peace is the most important result of the country’s membership in the European Union, according to an...

May 29, 1979: Greece Signs Accession to the European Economic Community

Greece was seeking its accession to the European Economic Community long before it signed the official accession agreement in May 29, 1979. The European...

Human Rights Watch: Elder Refugees Seeking Asylum in Europe Left Stranded in Greece

There are many unnecessary delays and arbitrary barriers which keep older refugees and asylum seekers stranded in Greece, unable to reunite with family members who...

Greece and Italy View Macron Presidency in France With Optimism

Italy and Greece view France's likely next president Emmanuel Macron with optimism, as he is an opponent of economic austerity and pro-European Union. Greek Prime...

Brexit Repercussions Costly to Greece

Britain's departure from the European Union has direct and indirect repercussions on Greece, with the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (SEV) issuing a statement calling...

PM Tsipras Asks Juncker if the ‘European Acquis’ Applies to Greece

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Thursday sent a letter to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker asking if the European acquis communautaire applies to all...

Greece Continues to Block Joint Statement of 60th EU Anniversary

Two days before the 60th anniversary of the European Union which will be celebrated in Rome with a summit, the Greek government continues to...

Eurogroup Chief Criticized for Comment on Southern EU Countries

Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem received fiery criticism after refusing to retract the comment that southern European countries "spent all their money on drinks and...

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