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Greece Counts Cost of Widespread Flooding (photos)

Greek authorities are assessing the damage caused by a weather front dubbed Nefeli that has caused widespread flooding in many parts of the country...

Nightmare Returns as Floods Hit Greek Town of Mandra (photos,video)

The town of Mandra, west of Athens, where 24 people lost their lives last November during torrential rains and extreme flooding, was hard hit...

Flooded Evros Prompts Call for State of Emergency (photos)

The authorities in Evros, northeastern Greece, have raised the alarm following extensive flooding of the river that marks the border with Turkey. Local officials have called...

Floods, Landslides Swamp Central Greece

Landslides and floods caused by the heavy rainfall in the central Greek prefecture of Trikala have led residents of several communities to evacuate their...

Compensations for Flood Damages in Attica to Reach 12.3 Million Euros

Insurance companies may be called to pay 12.3 million euros in compensations to residents of western Attica due to the damages suffered by the...

Report on Mandra Blames Irresponsible Local Government Agencies for Deadly Floods

The flash floods in Mandra were caused by extreme weather, but human irresponsibility and bureaucracy that led to destruction and the loss of 24...

Heavy Rainfall Causes Floods in Rodopi

Heavy rainfalls in the Rodopi prefecture on Sunday have caused serious problems as some areas have been flooded. So far fire departments across the region...

State of Emergency Declared in Parts of Western Greece after Floods (photos)

The municipalities of Agrinio and Messologhi in the western prefecture of Aitoloakarnania declared a state of emergency on Saturday, after heavy rains caused floods...

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...

Greeks Wait To See Action After Athens Floods

After the deadly Athens floods which claimed over 20 lives earlier this month, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras told Greece’s parliament the disaster was “unprecedented”. He...

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...

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