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Thousands of Immigrants Marched in Athens

Thousands of immigrants marched in Athens on Friday to protest police sweeps and a rash of racist attacks in Greece as the country struggles...

FT: Berlin Is Preparing For Greek Exit From Eurozone

Germany's preparations for a possible Greek exit from the Eurozone are more intense than previously known, the German daily Financial Times Deutschland reported Friday,...
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Once-Familiar Faces of Tourists to Greece are Changing

The debt crisis has had its toll on most everything and everyone connected to Greece. Many Greeks are suffering through harsh financial times that...

Samaras Ready to Sell Greek Islands to Raise Cash

Reversing yet another pledge, the Greek government is considering selling or leasing some of the country’s islands in a desperate bid to raise cash...

Samaras: “Please Give Us Air To Breathe”

Greek PM Antonis Samaras said extra time would help Greece - in its fifth year of recession - return to growth. Mr Samaras is keen...

Five-Day Heat Wave Expected Thursday

A new heat wave is expected to hit Greece from Thursday, with temperatures rising to 40 Celsius. The hot spell is forecast to last...

Prespa Lakes Finalists for International Environmental Prize

Prespa Lakes in northern Greece are among the four finalists of the prestigious 2012 Thiess International Riverprize. Officials of the international organization acknowledged the...

Fishing Boom as Greeks Angle to Survive

More Greeks are turning to fishing as a way of putting food on the table during the economic crisis. According to official figures, 37,000 people...

Fire Destroys 40% of Mastic Trees on Chios

A major blaze has been raging during the past three days on the island of Chios, scorching thousands of hectares of forest area and...

No Wiggle Room for Greece, Merkel Ally Says

The parliamentary head of Angela Merkel's party warned Sunday that crisis-wracked Greece had "no room for manoeuvre" ahead of talks this week between the...
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Fire on the Greek Island of Chios Threatens Villages, Homes

One of the largest fires of the summer broke out today on the Greek Island of Chios. The strong winds do not allow fire-planes...

Juncker Says Greece will not Leave Eurozone

Greece will not leave the euro zone, Eurogroup chief Jean-Claude Juncker was quoted as saying on Saturday ahead of his talks in Athens on...

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