Greek Former MP, Diplomat and Educator Found Guilty of Sexual Abuse of Minors

A Greek court handed down a 28-month suspended sentence on Tuesday to Nikos Georgiadis a former conservative MP, diplomat and vice president of the...

Reports of Physical and Sexual Harassment of Minors on the Rise in Greece

The Hellenic Society of Forensic Medicine and Piraeus Forensic Service presented the findings of a survey on Monday regarding the incidence of physical and...

Rubicon Anarchist Group Smashes Department Store Windows in Athens (video)

Early Sunday morning, six members of the Rubicon anarchist group smashed the front doors and windows of a department store in Athens with sledgehammers. The...

Police Arrest Greek Shipowner Alexandros Agoudimos for Unpaid Taxes

Greek shipowner Alexandros Agoudimos was detained on Thursday evening after officers discovered he had been convicted of tax-related crime. The shipowner was apprehended following...

Thessaloniki Mayor Vows to Protect City’s Jewish Heritage

Thessaloniki Mayor Yiannis Boutaris said Friday that Jewish monuments will continue to be repaired no matter how many times they are vandalized. "Even if they...

The History of the Parthenon Marbles

2016 marked 200 years since Greece was robbed of its famous Parthenon Marbles, known around the world as the so-called “Elgin Marbles", the culture crime...

Suspect Arrested for Illegal Possession of Antiquities in Southern Greece

Greek police arrested a 46-year-old man on Tuesday in the southern Peloponnese for illegal possession of dozens of antiquities which he intended to sell. The...

Body of American Citizen Discovered in the Sea South of Athens

Greek police are attempting to piece together clues in the death of an American citizen whose body was discovered in the sea south of...

Albanian Inmate Allegedly Stabbed to Death in Korydallos Prison

An Albanian inmate of Attica's Korydallos, high-security prison, Arber Bako, was allegedly  stabbed to death inside the facility on Monday. Authorities did not release any further details of the...

Greek Universities Targeted by Suspicious Packages

Several Greek institutions of higher education have received suspicious packages containing an unidentified substance over the last several days, according to Greek police. Authorities revealed...

Anarchists Throw Paint at U.S. Embassy in Athens

A group of anarchists belonging to the infamous Rouvikonas group threw bottles containing red paint at the U.S. Embassy in the center of Athens...

Abducted Greek Businessman Released by Captors

A businessman who had been kidnapped on December 27 outside his home in the port city of Piraeus, near the Greek capital city of...

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