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President Pavlopoulos Brings Back Germany’s WWII Reparations Issue

I Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos has once again demanded Germany pay World War II reparations for the damage and atrocities done during the occupation. Speaking during...

Yet Again, Merkel Rules out a Greek Debt “Haircut”

Speaking to German media, Chancellor Angela Merkel, once more, ruled-out a haircut of the Greek debt. She said that under no circumstances could there be...

Stop Targeting the Greeks, says Merkel in First Pre-Election Rally

Chancellor Angela Merkel kicked off her re-election campaign on Saturday with a plea to European solidarity and the values that govern the European Union. Speaking...

German Court Convicts Smugglers Over Migrant Deaths in Lesvos

A court in southern Germany has convicted three Syrian men over the drowning deaths of 13 migrants off the coast of Greece, in Lesvos...

Resettlement of Refugees from Germany a ‘Symbolic Gesture’

Only a few dozen refugees will be resettled from Germany to Greece in what Minister of Migration Policy Yiannis Mouzalas called a ‘symbolic gesture’. Speaking...

Greece Accepts Resettlement of Refugees from Germany

For the first time since 2011, Germany will again begin the resettlement of refugees to Greece under the EU Dublin Regulation. Migration Policy Minister Yiannis...

Syrians Stuck in Greece Protest at German Embassy

Syrian refugees stranded in Greece chanted "no more waiting!" and protested outside the German embassy in Athens against delays in reuniting with their relatives...

Germans Drink More Ouzo, Greeks Opt for Tsipouro

Germans drink almost twice as much ouzo as Greeks, who now seem to turn to tsipouro; meanwhile ouzo exports to the Middle East are...

Germany Earned €1.3Bln From Greek Debt Crisis

Since the beginning of Greece’s economic crisis in 2009, Germany has earned 1.3 billion euros as a result of its loans to Athens and...

Kassel Citizens Welcome Greek and German Presidents with Placards “Distomo Massacre: Never Again”

German citizens of Kassel welcomed the presidents of Greece and Germany holding placards reading in Greek "Distomo massacre: never again" referring to the number...

Differences between IMF-Europe Remain on Greece’s Bailout Program

While Greece and international creditors are close to an agreement on the bailout program review and the release of the next loan tranche, some...

A Cavalcade Through Central Athens Launches Documenta14 Exhibition

The documenta 14 art exhibition got off to an official start on Sunday with a unique event in the centre of Athens, as a...

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