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Spring Finally Comes to Greece

The weather across Greece is finally forecast to improve and become more seasonal after a long rainy period when temperatures throughout the nation stayed...

Greece Honors Heroic Exodus of Missolonghi

The historic Greek city of Missolonghi on Sunday marked the 193rd anniversary of the Exodus of 1826 with a parade and church liturgy in...

Hate Attacks on the Rise in Greece, Human Rights Groups Say

A report published on Thursday by human rights groups says the number of violent attacks on minorities in Greece increased during 2018. The Racist Violence...

Greece Set to Issue New, Updated ID’s, Passports

The Hellenic Police (ELAS) put out for bid on Thursday a contract for the creation of an electronic information system for security documents. The...

Greece Concerned Over Turkey’s Acquisition of Russian Air Defense System

Greek Defense Minister Evangelos Apostolakis on Thursday expressed his concern with Turkey’s purchase of the Russian-built S-400 air defense system. Apostolakis said in a television...

Prominent Greek Lawyers Arrested in “Prison Mafia” Scandal

Two of Greece's most prominent lawyers were arrested on Thursday and Friday, suspected of taking part in the so-called "prison mafia" scandal which has...

Lord Byron: The Romantic Poet Who Died for Greece

George Gordon, Lord Byron is one of the first and best-known philhellenes, who actively participated in Greece’s War of Independence, eventually losing his life in...

Greek Police Continue Crackdown on Illegal Exarchia Squats

Dozens of people were remanded for questioning on Thursday morning as part of a large-scale police operation to clear illegal habitations in the downtown...

Greek War Reparations Issue Closed, Germany Says

The issue of German reparations to Greece for World War II has been legally and politically resolved, German government spokesman Steffen Seibert reiterated on...

British Couple Die in Road Accident on Santorini

The British Foreign Office confirmed on Wednesday that the couple who were killed in a road accident on Santorini on Sunday were British citizens. A...

Bad News for Greeks as Souvlaki Price Set to Rise

The price of souvlaki, the iconic Greek delicacy, is set to rise by between 10 to 15 percent by May 1, the president of...
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Mykonos Garbage Dump Threatens Cosmopolitan Island (video)

Shocking footage of an illegal garbage dump in the "Metallia" area of ​​Mykonos has cast doubts on the sustainability of trash disposal on this...

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