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Mother of Greek Soldier Held in Turkey Grills Minister (video)

The mother of one of the Greek soldiers held in Turkey for illegally entering the country has pressed a government minister to do more...

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew in Thrace for ‘Stephanos Karatheodoris Year’

Continuing his three-day visit to Thrace to attend events for "Stephanos Karatheodoris Year" in Orestiada, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on Sunday praised the personality and...

Turkish Authorities Arrest Three Soldiers Who Allegedly Fled to Greece

Turkish authorities on Monday arrested three wanted soldiers who had allegedly participated in the coup attempt and had fled to Greece. The arrest was...

Government Categorically Denies Turkish Officers are Held by Greek Intelligence Agency

Government sources categorically denied on Friday reports on a private television channel that the two Turkish officers who entered Greece and handed themselves in...

Philippiada Parents Say ‘No’ to Refugee Children after Orestiada

The Parents and Guardians Association of the 2nd Primary School of Philippiada, northern Greece, have expressed their objections to the refugee integration program at...

Green Cola: A Greek Success Story Becomes Popular in Germany

Green Cola appeared in the Greek market in 2012, at the peak of the economic crisis. Yet, only four years later, the sugar-free cola...

Half a Million Immigrants Standing By at Greek Borders

About 500,000 immigrants mostly from Syria are waiting in Turkey to enter Greece, according to information by the Greek secret services. At a time when the...

Two Dead Due to Extreme Weather in Northern Greece

On Thursday morning, December 11, Greek rescuers were able to locate the body of a man at the bed of Gallikos River in Thessaloniki,...

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on Four-day Visit to Thrace

Residents of Orestiada, in Greece's northern prefecture of Thrace, warmly welcomed Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, who began on a four-day visit to the area on...

Smuggling Gang Uncovered In Orestiada

The Hellenic Police have uncovered a gang of smugglers. Two men were arrested on suspicion of being members of the gang, a 52 year-old...

A Free Coffee for Thessaloniki’s Less Fortunate

Every day begins with a cup of coffee......at least for most of us, but what happens with the refugees and the homeless? Now, shop...

Police Say Woman, 29, Shot Husband

A 29-year-old Bulgarian woman was arrested early in the morning of August 21 in Orestiada, northern Greece accused of murdering her 52-  year-old husband...

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