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Remembering 70 Years Since the Holocaust in Kalavryta

An event in remembrance of 70 years since the holocaust, took place on Saturday morning in Kalavryta, Greece. A memorial service for the victims was...

Remains of Dead Greek Soldier Back Home After 65 Years

  In a modest yet moving ceremony, a military contingent paid tribute to 23-year-old soldier, Charalambos Korkovis, who was killed in 1948 in the Greek...

Golden Dawn Protests Against Mosque in Athens Greece

Supporters and members of the Greek Neo-Nazi party, Golden Dawn, attended a marching protest against the construction of a Mosque in central Athens. Thirteen years after...

DIMAR, PASOK Lifeboat Shootout

With their parties bordering on extinction, the leaders of the PASOK Socialists and the Democratic Left (DIMAR) face challenges from members upset they aren't...

Greece Tests Russian-made S-300 Air Defense System

Greek armed forces test-fired a Russian-made S-300 air defense system on Friday, Dec 13, for the first time since it was bought 14 years...

The Average Turkish Tourist in Greece

A bus full of Turkish tourists, had just departed from Alexandroupoli. It was filled with bags, some of which contained soil from areas of...

Greece Among European Countries with Poorest Living Conditions

According to data released by the Hellenic Statistics Service (ELSTAT), Greece "won" 6th place among 30 European countries in a survey concerning material deprivation...

Greek Former Deputy Manager of Armament Arrested

Antonis Kantas, former deputy general manager of armament, during 1996-2002 (with Minister of Defense Akis Tsochatzopoulos and then Yannos Papantoniou), was arrested for the...

Real Estate Tax Bill Submitted to Parliament

After many debates and continuing revisions, the Finance Ministry  has finally submitted the real estate tax bill to Parliament, which is expected to generate...

Syrian Refugees Allegedly Maltreated by Greek Authorities

According to an Amnesty International report published on Friday, entitled "An international failure: the Syrian refugee crisis," Greek and Bulgarian authorities are accused of...

Greek Former PM George Papandreou on Marijuana: “Legalize it”

In an article entitled “An innovative approach to the use of marijuana,” which was uploaded on Mr. George Papandreou’s personal website, the former Prime...

Greek and Turkish Ministers’ Meeting on Minority Issues and Cyprus

The Greek Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos and his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu met in Athens on Friday to discuss about the upcoming launch of...

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