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Protesters Clash With Police at Black Lives Matter March in Athens

Greek police threw tear gas to disperse a crowd of demonstrators who hurled firebombs in a march toward the U.S. Embassy compound in Athens...

Germany’s Lufthansa To Double Flights To Athens Beginning June 15

In a sign pointing to a definitive recovery in Greek tourism, Lufthansa will double the number of its flights to Athens beginning on June...

Three New Athens Metro Line Stations to Open in July

Residents of Athens will see the completion of the extension of the Athens Metro Line 3 to Piraeus, and the opening of three more...

Athens To Get Its First Drive-In Theater in Decades

The first drive-in cinema in the entire nation of Greece for several decades will open in Athens on June 1 as the coronavirus restrictions...
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Spectacular Fountain Display in Revamped Omonoia Square Dazzles Athenians

Athens' redesigned Omonoia Square, with its signature fountain now restored, was handed over to the residents and visitors of the great city on Thursday...

Athens “Great Walk” Promises to Transform Greek Capital’s Historic Center

The Athens City Council is developing plans for a major overhaul of the historic center of the Greek capital by allowing people more space...
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Greek Police Clash with Ravers Breaking Coronavirus Rules

Greek police clashed with a group of ravers on Tuesday night in the suburb of Aghia Paraskevi in Athens as they moved in to...

Greece Marks 10-Year Anniversary of Deadly Firebomb Attack

Greece marked the 10-year anniversary of one of the worse violent acts in recent years on Tuesday, when three bank employees died in a...

Central Athens the Second Most Densely-Populated Area in Europe

Central Athens is the second most densely-populated area of Europe, according to data published on Thursday by the European statistical service, Eurostat. Two other areas...

Greece’s High Court Blocks Construction of Tall Buildings Near Acropolis

Greece’s Council of State issued two rulings that temporarily suspend the construction of buildings in central Athens that would obstruct the view of Acropolis...

Student Demonstration Takes Place in Greece’s Large Cities Despite Coronavirus Curfew

Hundreds if not thousands of people gathered in Athens' Syntagma square on Friday morning to protest against an Educational bill the Greek government is...
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Greek Cleaner Praised for Her Honesty after Returning Bag Containing 19,000 Euros

A cleaner working for the municipality of Athens found a bag containing 19,000 euros and turned it over to the police, Athens mayor Kostas...

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