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Greece Calls for New Talks on Return of Parthenon Marbles

Greek Culture Minister Lydia Koniordou has formally requested the resumption of talks for the return of the Parthenon Marbles by the British Museum. According to...

Parthenon Marbles’ Place is in Greece, Tsipras Tells Britain’s May

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras made an appeal for the return of the Parthenon sculptures to Greece during a meeting on Tuesday with his...

Greece Remembers the Emblematic Melina Mercouri

It has been 24 years since Melina Mercouri died this day in 1994 but her picture in front of the Parthenon that adorns the...

Return of the Parthenon Marbles Our First Priority, Says President Pavlopoulos

President of Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos received a delegation of the Ionian Islands Federations earlier on Friday, which briefed him on their initiative for the...

‘Bring the Marbles Back’: APOEL Supporters Send Message to London

Huge banners in support of the Greek claim for the return of Parthenon marbles to Greece, were hoisted by APOEL’s supporters during Tuesday’s Champions...

Greece Should Demand the Parthenon Marbles Return for ‘Smooth Brexit’ Says Activist

It is not by any means the official position of the Greek government and it has yet to be put to a public debate...

Greek MEP Links the Return of the Parthenon Marbles to Brexit Negotiations

"The Parthenon Marbles are considered as the greatest symbol of European culture. Therefore, reuniting the marbles would be both a sign of respect and...

Will the Parthenon Marbles Be Returned as Part of Brexit?

Last year marked 200 years since Greece was robbed of its famous marble Parthenon sculptures, known around the world as the so-called “Elgin Marbles,"...

Athens Says ‘No’ to Gucci for Fashion Show on Acropolis Hill

Greece's Central Archaeological Council (KAS) on Tuesday was unanimous in rejecting the Gucci fashion house request for holding a fashion show on the Acropolis...

Cyprus Petition Launched for Return of Parthenon Marbles to Greece

With the 200th anniversary of the removal of the Parthenon Marbles from Athens by Lord Elgin the Cyprus News Agency (CNA) on Wednesday initiated...

U.S. President Barack Obama at Acropolis

U.S. President Barack Obama visited Acropolis on Wednesday morning, on the second day of his official visit to Greece. The visit to Acropolis and Parthenon,...

Beijing Forbidden City Museum Chief Wants Parthenon Marbles to be Returned

The return of the Parthenon Marbles from the British Museum so they might be displayed in their original location "would be the best choice,"...

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