Acropolis Flag Flies at Half-Staff for Greek Resistance Hero Manolis Glezos

The Greek flag on the Acropolis is flying at half staff on Wednesday as a mark of respect for the day WWII resistance hero...

Greece’s Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 46 as Government Says Measures are Working

Greek health authorities announced on Tuesday morning that three more people had died from the coronavirus, raising the number of fatalities in the country...

Greek PM Calls on Politicians to Offer Half of Salaries to Fight Coronavirus

Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis has called on all government ministers and ruling New Democracy lawmakers to contribute half of of their wages for the...

Greek Resistance Hero Manolis Glezos Dies at 98

Second World War Resistance fighter turned politician Manolis Glezos passed away on Monday at the age of 98. Glezos is best remembered for his heroic act, together...
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Greek PM on War of Independence Anniversary: The Enemy Now is the Pandemic

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Wednesday marked the anniversary of the country’s war of independence against Ottoman rule sending a message of unity...

We Won’t Let Fear Win, President Sakellaropoulou Declares in Rare Address to the Nation

President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou made her first address to the nation on Tuesday afternoon, on the occasion of the celebration of...

Greece Had Courage to Take Coronavirus Action Early, PM Mitsotakis Says

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Tuesday gave high praise to the country's authorities "for their excellent cooperation" during the coronavirus crisis. During a cabinet...

Coronavirus: PM Mitsotakis Announces Further Financial Assistance to Individuals and Businesses

In his second address to the nation in just a few days, Greece's Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced a series of new measures related...

PM Mitsotakis Declares ”We Are at War, Stay Safe, Stay at Home”

In a new wartime-like televised address to the nation, Greece's Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis informed the public about the latest emergency measures taken by...

Greece Overrules Church, Orders Suspension of All Services to Battle Coronavirus

The Greek government overruled the powerful Holy Synod of the Orthodox Church and announced late on Monday that services in all places of worship,...

World Leaders Congratulate New Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou

Leaders from around the world have been sending congratulatory letters and messages to the new President of the Hellenic Republic, Katerina Sakellaropoulou, over the...

Greek President Sends Message of Unity Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

New Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou, who was sworn in on Friday, sent a message of unity and hope to the country's citizens on Sunday. In...

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