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Greek Supreme Court Rules Convicted Terrorist Can Get Another Prison Furlough

The Greek Supreme Court (Areios Pagos) on Thursday overturned a ruling blocking convicted November 17 terrorist Dimitris Koufontinas from receiving another furlough from jail. A...

American Tourist Ripped Off With Kalamari Made of Gold on Mykonos

An American tourist visiting Mykonos earlier in May took to social media to protest the high prices charged at a restaurant on this cosmopolitan...

EU Deploys Border Guards on Albania-Greece Border

Teams from the European Border and Coast Guard Agency, or Frontex, will patrol Albania's borders with Greece for the first time, it was announced...

Cyprus’ Tallest Skyscraper Nears Completion (video)

It was announced recently that the first apartments in the "360 Nicosia" skyscraper -- the tallest building in Cyprus -- will be open for...

Greece Honors Heroes of WWII Battle of Crete (video)

Greece on Tuesday honored all who selflessly sacrificed their lives in the 1941 Battle of Crete against the invading Nazi forces at a ceremony...

Greece Blasts Turkey’s Claim that Pontian Genocide is “Imaginary”

Turkey dismissed calls for the recognition of the Pontian Genocide on Tuesday, saying that Greek politicians and groups raise "imaginary claims targeting our history." The Turkish...

OECD Forecasts 2.1 Percent GDP Growth for Greece in 2019

Greece's economic recovery is expected to maintain its momentum, with the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) rising by 2.0 percent or slightly more in...

Capital Link Forum on Investment and Social Responsibility to Be Held in Athens

The 9th Annual Capital Link CSR Forum, titled "Investments, Extroversion & Social Responsibility: Pillars for Sustainable Development" will take place in Athens, on Tuesday, June...

Calling All Rowers: Ancient Trireme “Olympias” Set to Sail (video)

The trireme "Olympias," the world's only working model of an ancient trireme, will be available again this summer to the public for tours. The iconic...

Two Tons of “Ghost Nets” Removed from Greek Seabed

The Healthy Seas initiative on Tuesday announced the conclusion of a cleanup operation off the small fishing village of Stratoni in northern Greece, where...

Giorgos or Yiannis? The Most Popular Names in Greece Revealed

The Greek statistical authority ELSTAT announced on Tuesday the most popular names currently seen across the nation of Greece. According to the data, the most...

Anarchists Splash Paint at Greek Parliament Building (video)

Anarchists vandalized the Parliament building in Athens by splashing red paint on the outer walls on Tuesday early afternoon. The attack caught the parliamentary police...

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