Greece Scales Back Military Cooperation with Turkey over Soldiers’ Imprisonment

Greece's military has reportedly suspended military cooperation with Turkey over the two Greek soldiers still in confinement in Edirne. In a report carried by Greek...

Greek Surgeon Invents 3D-Printed Instruments for Student Medics

Greek surgeon Petros Baggeas has invented printed three-dimensional surgical instruments with anti-microbial and anti-bacterial properties to be used by medical students. The printed tools were...

Perseid Meteor Storm to Light Up Greek Skies

The most spectacular summer shower of shooting stars, the Perseid meteor storm, will reach its peak on Monday at dawn and will be visible...

Greek Island Cat Shelter Offering Feline Lovers’ Dream Job

Cat lovers now have another reason to come to Greece, as a sanctuary on the island of Syros is offering a job to someone...

Greece Has EU’s Lowest Birth Rate Outside of Marriage

Greece continues to have the lowest birth rate outside of marriage in the EU, according to the European Union's statistical authority, Eurostat. Specifically, only 9.4...

Tsipras Establishing a National Emergency Response Service Following Attica Fires

  Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras  announced on Thursday that a National Emergency Response Service is to be established to replace the General Secretariat for Civil...

Greek Unemployment Falls in May

The Greek unemployment rate fell to 19.5 percent (seasonally adjusted) in May from 21.7 percent in May 2017 and 20 percent in April 2018,...

Russian Priests Claim Greek Visa Bias

Russian Orthodox priests are complaining they are unable to obtain Schengen visas for EU travel through Greek missions as relations between Athens and Moscow...

Seven-Year-Old Girl Dies After Being Found in Greek Hotel Pool

A seven-year-old girl has died in hospital after being found unconscious in a hotel pool on the Greek island of Rhodes where she was on vacation...

Greek Scientist, Researchers Find Cause of Santorini Volcano Eruption

A group of scientists headed by Greek professor Ioannis Baziotis have used a modern geochemical technique to draw conclusions on how tectonic slabs melt...

Greece’s Civil Protection Agency Issues High Alert for Fires

A high alert for fires in Attica, Evia and the Northern Aegean islands for Wednesday has been announced by the Civil Protection Secretary General's...

Campaign to Protect Rare Colony of Seahorses in Northern Greece (Video)

A new campaign has been initiated to keep fishing boats from a dedicated area to protect a rare colony of seahorses in the waters...

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