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US House: Turkey Must Return Christian Properties

The Committee on Foreign Affairs of the US House has passed the Turkey Christian Churches Accountability Act (HR 4347), introduced by Chairman Ed Royce,...

World Cup Quarters for Costa Rica or Greece

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - This World Cup just got a whole lot easier for Costa Rica. According to the rankings, anyway. Having left former...

Greek Gynecologist Goes to Jail for Bribery

A gynecologist working in Filiates hospital was sentenced to a two years in prison for accepting a 300 euro bribery, or “fakelaki” (envelope) as...

25 Illegal Immigrants Found at Igoumenitsa Port

A truck carrying 25 illegal immigrants was found at Igoumenitsa port. The truck was heading to Italy, leading authorities to believe that Greece was the transition point...

Sales of Televisions Increased Due to World Cup

The crisis in Greece was defeated by the World Cup. Although many Greeks lack basic goods, they still buy latest technology television sets to watch...

Greek Queue Forms For Pay Restorations

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, relenting to demands from five of his lawmakers who said they would not otherwise support an amendment to restore judges'...

Parliament Ratifies Amendment Restoring Judges’ Wages

The Greek Parliament ratified by a majority vote on Thursday an amendment that allows for the restitution of judges' wages, as well as an...

Greece won’t Need Third Bailout Package, PM Samaras Tells ‘Handelsblatt’

Greece is leaving the recession behind it and will not need a third bailout package, Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras apparently asserted in an...
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Wild Fires in Greece

Fire fighters are battling against fires that burst on Thursday noon in two regions of Central Greece. A Fire broke out at 12:55 pm in a...

ADEDY To Strike June 30 and July 9

Public Servant’s Union (ADEDY) in Greece demands the abolition of the proposed legislation regarding the selection criteria by which Greek public sector senior staff  will be...

European Court Charges Greece for Detention Center Conditions

The European Court of Human Rights imposed a fine on Greece for the poor conditions in which two women from the Dominican Republic were held in, while on detention....

73-Year-Old Welsh Pensioner Missing in Crete

Arthur Jones from Denbigh in Wales has gone missing while on holiday on the Greek island of Crete. The 73-year-old man arrived in Crete on...

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