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Year in Review: 10 Significant Moments for Greece in 2015

There is no doubt that 2015 was an eventful year for Greece. The economic crisis continued to plague the country, while the election of the...

Gucci ‘Dresses’ Parthenon Sculptures; UNESCO Reacts

The birth of Athena and Dionysus in colorful shorts carrying a handbag while taking a selfie, were only a few of the videos uploaded...

UN Resolution Calls for Return of Parthenon Sculptures to Greece

The United Nations unanimously adopted a resolution in favor of the return of the Parthenon marbles from the British Museum to Athens, a little...

President Pavlopoulos Stresses the Need for Parthenon Marbles to Return to Greece

The President of the Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos in a meeting with professors Louis Godart and Dusan Sidjanski on Tuesday stressed the need the Parthenon...

Google Celebrates 95 Years Since the Birth of Melina Mercouri

Today's google doodlle is dedicated to Melina Mercouri, with a sketch of the famous Greek actress and politician with the Parthenon serving as her...

Heidelberg Museum Discusses Return of Erechtheion Fragments to Greece

The Culture ministry announced on Friday, that curators at the Museum of Ancient History Heidelberg have expressed their intention to return fragments of the...

Greek Culture and Sports Minister Highlights the Importance of Culture Heritage at UN Event

The destruction of cultural heritage affects the core of human existence and undermines the prospects for progress, Culture and Sports Minister Aristidis Baltas said...

Greek Culture Ministry: Legal Action is One of Many Options Available for Parthenon Marbles’...

Seeking legal action is only one of the options available to Greece on the issue of the return of the Parthenon Marbles, Alternate Culture...

Greece Will not Be Claiming the Parthenon Marbles via Courts

Greek Alternate Culture Minister Nikos Xydakis announced that the Greek government is not planning on requesting the return of the Parthenon Marbles from the...

Double Rejection for Parthenon Marbles’ Return to Greece

The Greek government’s request for the Parthenon Marbles’ return to Greece, which is being facilitated by UNESCO, was once again denied, via two letters sent...

British House of Commons to Discuss Parthenon Marbles on Monday

The British House of Commons will discuss on Monday Greece's demand for the return of the Parthenon sculptures to their rightful home. Greece has asked...

Greek Shipping Tycoon Offers to Pay Amal Clooney Fee for Parthenon Marbles’ Return

An unnamed Greek shipping tycoon has offered to pay the fees of Amal Clooney and the law firm she works for, Doughty Street Chambers, in...

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