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British ForMin Boris Johnson Travels to Thessaloniki With Family

British Foreign Minister and former London mayor Boris Johnson arrived in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki on Friday afternoon, along with his family....

SYRIZA vs SYRIZA on Issue of Occupation of Vacant Buildings

The evacuation of three Thessaloniki buildings that had been occupied by anarchists has caused a reaction within the SYRIZA ruling party that in turn...

Anarchists Occupy SYRIZA Government Offices in Thessaloniki

Anarchists staged a sit-in at the offices of the ruling Radical Left Coalition (SYRIZA) party in Thessaloniki, in northern Greece. The protest was in reaction to a...

Pro-Migrant Protesters Clash with Police in Northern Greece (video)

Pro-migrant protesters demanded the Greek-Turkish border in the Greek town of Kastanies be opened and clashed with police as they rallied against the fence for...

Thessaloniki University Accuses Gov’t of Turning Blind Eye to Vandals

The Aristotle University of Thessalomiki (AUTH) administration accused the Greek government fof negligence regarding vandalism on the premises during a sit-in. Hundreds of anarchists from...

Foreign TV Programs to Promote Tourism in Greece

British television network BBC2 is planning TV shootings in Thessaloniki and Imathia from July 24-31, with the support of the Greek National Tourism Organisation...

Prosecutor Probes Thessaloniki University Sit-Ins

Supporters of the so-called No Border Camp, a movement in favor of refugees, are being investigated for their involvement in two student sit-ins at Thessaloniki's Aristotle...

Tourists Look On as Sightseeing Bus Driver Brawls With Other Drivers [video]

  Tourists to Thessaloniki watched dumbfounded as the driver of their sightseeing bus got off the bus and onto the street for a fist-fight with...

Aristotle University Says ‘No’ to ‘No Border Camp’

Greece’s largest university, the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH), will be occupied and turned into a camp over the next few days, despite the...

Greek Academic Dimitris Maronitis Passes Away at 87

Greek academic, essayist and ancient text translator Dimitris Maronitis passed away at the age of 87. The announcement of his death came from his...

Nine Bulgarian Nationals Arrested for String of Robberies in Thessaloniki

Nine suspects have been arrested for a series of robberies that has swept through the prefecture of Thessaloniki in the areas of Liti, Drymos, Melissochori and...

Greek Police Arrest 5 for Attempted Migrant Smuggling

Hellenic Police (ELAS) on Sunday reported the arrest of five migrant smugglers in two separate operations in Thessaloniki, in northern Greece. The five perpetrators were...