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Greece mulling defense deal extension with US | News  www.ekathimerini.com

Athens is looking to extend the US-Greece defense agreement, also known as the Souda Agreement, by a year when US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visits ...


From Greece, Surprisingly Tannic Reds of Energy and Balance  The New York Times

Red wines the world over have become fresher and more energetic in the last decade, offering delightful and lively alternatives to the once dominant fruit bombs ...


Greek Prime Minister on FRANCE 24: Iranian oil tanker 'not headed for Greece' - The Interview  FRANCE 24

Ahead of his meeting today with French President Emmanuel Macron at the Élysée, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis sat down with FRANCE 24 to talk ...


Freed Iranian Tanker’s Journey to Greece Hits Stumbling Blocks  The Wall Street Journal

The Adrian Darya 1's plan to unload its oil cargo and collect *fresh* supplies in Greece is hitting a snag, people familiar with the tanker's operations said, as the ...


Bank of China coming to Greece this year | Kathimerini  www.ekathimerini.com

Bank of China will open a branch in Greece by the end of the year, the bank's head of European operations, Zhou Lihong, said on Wednesday in Athens, during ...


Greece ‘at breaking point’ as number of migrants crossing from Turkey TRIPLES in new Med crisis  The Sun

GREECE is at “breaking point” as the number of illegal migrants making the deadly sea crossing from Turkey to Europe has tripled. The country has about ...


Albania rescues 36 Afghans from ship, trying to cross into Greece | Kathimerini  www.ekathimerini.com

Albania's Defense Ministry says its ship in the Aegean Sea has rescued 36 Afghans trying to cross into Greece.


Nikos Karelis: Brentford sign Greece international striker  BBC Sport

Championship side Brentford sign Greece international striker Nikos Karelis on a one-year deal.


Greece Is Getting Good at Geopolitics  Foreign Policy

Greece has long been one of Europe's least favorably disposed countries toward the United States. Last year, a Pew Research Center survey found that a ...


Bank of China to open branch in Greece by end of 2019  KFGO News

ATHENS (Reuters) - Bank of China <601988.SS>, one of the country's four largest state-owned commercial banks, plans to open a branch in Greece by the end ...


Watch the Trailer for Odyssey: The Chamber Music Society in Greece, Heading to PBS  Playbill.com

Live From Lincoln Center will present its first international production next month. Odyssey: The Chamber Music Society in Greece, which features the music of ...


Greece to send back refugees lacking right of asylum  Daily Sabah

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis reiterated his determination to revise the asylum policies of the country, saying on Wednesday that irregular...


17 of the most secluded beaches in Greece  CNN

Greece has plenty of famous beaches, but they're often teeming with sunbathers. From Antipaxos to Chios, here are 17 of the most secluded beaches where you ...


EU water-bombers join Greece firefight  Al Jazeera English

Greece has deployed nearly 400 firefighters backed by European Union water-bombers assisting its own jets to try to put out a huge blaze on the island of Evia, ...


Savor the sights, sounds and tastes of Greece at the 41st Annual Cardiff Greek Festival  Del Mar Times

Saints Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church welcomes the San Diego community to join the celebration at the 41st Annual Cardiff Greek Festival on ...


Iran tanker heads to Greece, U.S. warns against helping vessel  Reuters

DUBAI (Reuters) - An Iranian tanker at the center of an angry confrontation between Iran and Washington sailed for Greece on Monday after it was freed from ...


Death toll of West Nile virus rises to 10 in Greece - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

ATHENS, Aug. 22 (Xinhua) -- The death toll of the West Nile virus has risen to 10 in Greece so far this year, with 96 reported cases, the National Public Health ...


Turkish minority criticizes Greece over school closures  Daily Sabah

A Turkish nongovernmental organization (NGO) criticized Tuesday the Greek government for shutting down five Turkish minority schools in the country's...


ETC: Greece-Russia Tourism Year Fails to Hit the Mark  GTP Headlines

The Greece - Russia Year of Tourism 2017-2018 did not generate the anticipated results, according to a report by the European Travel Commission (ETC).


Greece has most motorcycle deaths per million in EU, Alexandra Kassimi | Kathimerini  www.ekathimerini.com

Greece has the highest rate of motorcyclist deaths among the European Union's 28 member-states, according to the most recent data from the EU's statistics ...


Greece 'at breaking point' as migrant numbers triple  The Times

The number of illegal migrants making the deadly sea crossing from Turkey to Europe has tripled in recent weeks.Greece has about 90000 migrants in more ...


Greece 'at breaking point' as number of migrants crossing Aegean Sea triples  ITV News

Video report by ITV News Correspondent Rebecca Barry. For four summers now, as the seas calm, the number of migrants trying to reach Europe rises and ...


EU to Greece: Keep up the grind | Business  www.ekathimerini.com

On the occasion of the first anniversary of Greece's exiting its third and final austerity program Tuesday, the European Commission urged the country to continue ...


Greece scraps law banning police from university campuses  The Guardian

Repeal of law was key part of Kyriakos Mitsotakis's election campaign.


Just walk away: dodging the bling on Folegandros, Greece  The Guardian

This small Cyclades island seems to be all sparkly sandals and chic frocks but out of town fantastic cliffs and quiet beaches take over.


Greece: Where democracy began | Opinion  Metropolis Planet

Although we cannot be sure exactly what occurred two, three or four thousand years ago, it is generally agreed that what we know as democracy, began in what ...


Greece says it won't assist Iranian tanker sought by US  Gulf News

Athens: Greece said on Wednesday it won't endanger its relations with the United States by aiding an Iranian supertanker sought by the U.S. but released by ...


The Adults Are Back in Charge of Greece. And They Are Really Right-Wing.  The New York Times

ATHENS — Last month, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, a Harvard-trained former banker, was elected prime minister of Greece. His victory — and that of his party, New ...


Greece’s new finance minister vows to prioritise tax reforms  Financial Times

Greece's new finance minister has said that implementing sweeping tax reforms will be his “key priority” as his country seeks to boost growth and rebuild ...


The Latest: Iraqi migrant hit and killed by train in Greece  Chicago Daily Herald

MILAN -- The Latest on migration into Europe (all times local):. 2:20 p.m.. by signing up you agree to our terms of *service*. Police in northern Greece say a ...


As US, China fight trade war, Greece opens up to Huawei's 5G ambitions  ZDNet

Despite some countries' reservations about Huawei, Greece is busy running 5G projects with the Chinese giant.


Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’s Lost Tales of Greece DLC shouldn’t be missed  Polygon

The Lost Tales of Greece is free DLC for Assassin's Creed Odyssey, but it's not filler. These missions include some of the game's best writing, and shouldn't be ...


Fire in Athens Suburbs Appears to Be Under Control  TIME

(ATHENS, Greece) — A big fire that spread quickly overnight in an eastern suburb of Athens appeared to be under control soon after dawn Monday. The fire had ...


Zitro's Bryke expands its footprint in Greece with 'Link Me'  Yogonet International

itro's Video Slots brand Bryke continues to increase its presence at casinos in Europe and around the world. After its deployment of 'Link King', the popular ...


Greece Flights From $618 In 2020, So Plan Your Euro Summer Now  Pedestrian TV

If you're anything like me, then an annoyingly large chunk of your Instagram feed has been taken up with Euro summer *content* lately, from smug people ...


Turkish NGO slams Greece for closing minority schools  Anadolu Agency

ANKARA. A Turkish NGO slammed Greece on Tuesday for closing five Turkish minority schools in the country's Western Thrace region, which boasts a Muslim ...


Greece scraps legal need for lay-off justification | Kathimerini  www.ekathimerini.com

Greece's new center-right government has scrapped legislation that required employers to provide a “well-founded” reason for dismissals.


Scoot sale: Flights from Australia to Greece as little as $618  NEWS.com.au

If you're thinking of a big European holiday but you're put off by the cost — how does return flights to Europe for as low as $618 sound? Scoot is selling ...


France, Greece To push for EU Solidarity on Migrant Crisis  VOA News

French President Emmanuel Macron and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis agreed to push for more solidarity in the European Union over the migrant ...


Commission urges Greece to tackle effects of economic crisis, stick to reforms, one year since bailout exit | Kathimerini  www.ekathimerini.com

One year to the day Greece exited its third and final bailout program, the European Commission hailed the country's efforts to reform, while calling on the ...


UNHCR Greece Cash Assistance Update (July 2019) - Greece  ReliefWeb

Overview. In July, 72,290 eligible refugees and asylum-seekers (35,862 families) received cash assistance in Greece, in 113 locations. UNHCR provides cash ...


Greece's best historical holiday spots  World First Travel Insurance

Looking to travel back in time? Walk in the footsteps of Zeus and Apollo as you explore some of Greece's most iconic historical sites.


A Landscape of Unparalleled Beauty on Greece’s Lake Doxa  Greek Reporter

If you feel like a change from the beaches of Athens, how about a visit to Lake Doxa, in Western Corinthia?


Silencing refugees in Greece  Open Democracy

Refugees trapped on the Greek islands are doubly silenced, first by the camp authorities and then by the media. Ludek Stavinoha. 16 August 2019. March 2019 ...


Greece to overturn law that made universities no-go zone for police  Reuters

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece will propose legislation this week to scrap academic sanctuary, a law that was designed to protect protesting students and freedom ...


High demand for office space in Greece | Business  www.ekathimerini.com

The price of office properties in Greece rose 7 percent in 2018, with prices in Athens rising 9 percent.


Ioannis Lianos nominated as president of Greece's competition authority | Kathimerini  www.ekathimerini.com

The Greek government on Thursday nominated Ioannis Lianos, Professor of Competition Law and Public Policy at University College London, as head of the ...


Greece: Villages evacuated as wildfires rage  DW (English)

Hundreds of people were evacuated from villages on the Greek island of Evia on Tuesday, as flames from a wildfire in a nature preserve moved closer to their ...


Milwaukee Bucks: Antetokounmpos’ Greece powers past Turkey in 84-70 win  Behind The Bucks Pass

Saturday afternoon saw Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo and his brother Thanasis' Greece power through Ersan Ilyasova and Turkey.


What potential merger between CHS, Greece Vol. Ambulance could mean for patients  13WHAM-TV

Henrietta, N. Y. (WHAM) - CHS Integrated Mobile Healthcare, headquartered in Henrietta, and Greece Volunteer Ambulance could soon be merging. Mary Klehr ...


In a troubled Europe, Greece is a bright spot. Yes, Greece.  MinnPost

The huge deficits are gone. The government is taking in more money than it is spending. Unemployment is still too high but going down. And the economy is ...


Through Our Eyes – pictures taken by young migrants in Greece  The Guardian

Teenage asylum seekers document daily life in a camp on Samos Island.


Body Believed to Be British Astrophysicist Found in Greece Weeks After Murder of American Biologist  TIME

The body of a woman believed to be a missing British scientist was discovered on the Greek island of Ikaria on Wednesday, just a month after an American ...


Stoicism: Fast-Growing Global Movement Will Hold Conference in Greece in October  Greek Reporter

Stoicism is a school of Hellenistic philosophy founded by Zeno of Citium in Athens in the early 3rd century BC, who was greatly inspired by the teachings of ...


Greece shuts down five Turkish schools in western Thrace  Ahval

Greece's Education Ministry has shut down five more schools attended by students from the country's Turkish minority, citing low attendance.


Second man accused of murdering John Macris is extradited to Greece  Greek City Times

The second man accused of murdering Greek Australian John Macris, arrived in Greece 24 hours ago, as the extradition process was completed.


Gigi Hadid Warns Followers to Avoid Mykonos, and the Internet Is Not Having It  HarpersBAZAAR.com

The model posted a “PSA” about traveling to Mykonos after she was robbed during the Greek holiday. The Internet reacted in anger.


Greece told to 'save your paradise' as oil companies move in  Euronews

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US looks to Greece for more military rotations in Mediterranean  Stars and Stripes

The United States wants to increase troop rotations into Greece and gain more access to bases that can facilitate missions stretching from the eastern ...


Greece pledges no help for Iranian tanker after U.S. warning  UPI News

Greece said Wednesday it won't allow a controversial Iranian oil tanker to pass through territorial waters on its way to Syria, following a stern warning from the ...


AAA cuts ribbon on new Greece facility  WHEC

There's a new state of the art travel and insurance center in Greece thanks to AAA...


Mayo beach named 3rd best in the world, beating beaches in Greece and Polynesia  Irish Post

WE IN Ireland know we have some of the best beaches in the world, but it's nice when other peop...


Greece’s Daunting Challenge: ‘Hundreds of Thousands of Talented People Have Left’  Fortune

The governor of the Bank of Greece talks with Fortune about his country's financial and demographic hurdles.


3300-Year-Old Chamber Tombs Discovered in Greece  Archaeology

ATHENS, GREECE—According to The Greek Reporter, two chamber tombs dating to the Late Mycenaean period (1400–1200 B.C.) have been discovered at the ...


Noose removed from Greece home after public voices concern  RochesterFirst

Reilich says the person who hung the noose removed it immediately after being contacted by police.


Giannis, Greece receive warm welcome in China  Eurohoops

By Eurohoops Team/ [email protected] The Greek national team received a warm welcome by Chinese fans after arriving in the airport of Shangai ahead of ...


Sold-out for prep game between Greece and Serbia  Eurohoops

By Eurohoops team / [email protected] Greece and Serbia head into their last preparation game (20:30 GTM+3) for FIBA World Cup this Sunday at a sold-out ...


Over One Tonne of Cannabis Was Found Aboard a Yacht in Greece  Novinite.com

More than 1 tonne of raw cannabis was seized by the port authorities in Gytheio, southern Greece. Cannabis has been found aboard a Delaware-flagged yacht ...


Syriza may have lost the election, but Greece's research reforms deserve to stay  Nature.com

The incoming government should respect its predecessor's research policies, including public-funding increases and an independent national funding agency.


Greece Strives to Attract Tourists Back to Samothrace  GTP Headlines

The Greek Tourism Ministry is looking to attract visitors back to Samothrace after the island's problematic ferry *service* tarnished its image.


Turkey Stops 330 Migrants Who Tried to Enter Greece on Lesvos  Greek Reporter

The Turkish authorities seized a total of 330 migrants, who tried to cross the Aegean Sea and reach European shores on Greece's island of Lesvos, it was made ...


US warns Greece over Iranian oil tanker, Aramco picks lead underwriters  Yahoo Finance

The U.S. is warning Greece against hosting the Iranian oil tanker at the heart of an international dispute, and Saudi Aramco has reportedly chosen Lazard and ...


Watch: Full moon casts a glow by Greece's Koroni castle  Euronews

The moon was celebrated with cultural events around the country, with local media reporting that museums and archaeological sites would stay open late.


In Greece's Aegean Sea, Divers Find 'Gulf of Plastic Corals'  Voice of America

A team of divers and environmentalists pulled thousands of plastic bags from the water near Greece's Andros island this month.


Travelling Light: I quit my job and moved to Greece all by myself  SHEmazing

Travelling solo is something we've all yearned for, especially those of us who have read Eat, Pray, Love at least three times. However, the fear of the unknown ...


Gigi Hadid Was Robbed In Greece And Posted A Very Controversial Instagram About It  BuzzFeed

Lots of commenters pointed out that Greece's economy relies heavily on tourism, and that Gigi's post could do real damage to Greek families. Instagram.


Giannis' Sidekick Says Team USA Could Lose In FIBA Quarterfinals  TheLines.com

According to Greece guard Nick Calathes, Team USA is vulnerable in the FIBA World Cup this year after another top player withdrew from the team.


Giannis, Printezis lead Greece to win against Turkey  Eurohoops

By Stefan Djordjevic/ [email protected] Greece logged another win at the Acropolis Cup after beating Turkey 84-70. Georgios Printezis led the way with 18 ...


Iranian tanker sought by U.S. heading for Greece  Yahoo News

An Iranian supertanker with $130 million worth of light crude oil that the U.S. suspects is tied to a sanctioned organization left Gibraltar and was heading east into ...


Greece will not assist Iranian tanker, says minister  Lloyd's List

The US State Department maintains the tanker is assisting the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps by transporting oil to Syria. Already Registered? Sign in to ...


Why property investors are returning to Greece | Bricks & Mortar  The Times

After almost a decade of economic uncertainty in Greece, the tide is turning and international investors are returning in their droves. How times change.


Kastania Cave, one of the most impressive caves of Greece  Greek City Times

Located near the village of Kastania on the southern tip of the Peloponnese, is one of the most impressive caves of Greece, Kastania Cave. The extraordinary ...


Greece's deadly wildfires – then and now | World news  The Guardian

A year after Greece's deadliest wildfire tore through coastal towns near Athens, killing 102 people, the road to normality for survivors is long and scarred by ...


Travel Scoot Is Selling Flights From Australia To Greece For Just $618 1 minute read  97.3FM

Well happy freaking Fri-yay Aussies! In what has got to be the best news that we've heard all week – nay, all YEAR! – flights to Europe have just gone on sale of ...


Greece fires map: Britons warned as hotels evacuated in level 5 red alert  Express.co.uk

WILDFIRES in Greece have sparked panic as hotels are evacuated and a travel warning issued. Here are all the latest details.


New government in Greece offers hope for Eldorado’s stalled gold mine  Financial Post

Its planned investment in Greece has been viewed as one of the biggest in the country in years.


How to Yacht Your Way Through Greece’s Dodecanese Islands  Vogue

The islands on our route were Kos, Symi, Halki, Tilos, and volcanic Nisyros. Along with sailing and day trekking into towns, themed parties punctuated every ...


Where Time Stood Still: Exploring Greece’s Abandoned International Airport  The Points Guy UK

Hellenikon International Airport once was Greece's hub airport. But since closing its doors in 2001, time has stood still.


Report Shows Greece’s January-July Primary Surplus Surprisingly High  Greek Reporter

According to a report issued on Friday by Greece's Finance Ministry, the Greek state budget recorded a primary surplus of €1.779 billion in the period from ...


Greece Braces for Severe Storms After Heat And Wildfires  Greek Reporter

Following a long period of extremely high temperatures and strong winds, which contributed to the spread of devastating wildfires on Evia, Greece is preparing ...


Could Greece beat the competition to become the major act in Eastern Med Gas?  Offshore Technology

Natural gas discoveries have renewed hope for the development of Greece's offshore industry, and we consider how likely the sector is to develop.


Two Greece residents accused of torturing a puppy  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The 6-month-old Yorkie mix had to be euthanized because its injuries were so severe.


Nina AKA 'Yiayia Next Door' Was Gifted Tickets To Greece  Pedestrian TV

If you're looking for some undeniably wholesome *content* then you've found it. Nina AKA the sweet star of @yiayianextdoor on Instagram has been gifted tickets ...


Greece 'pessimistic' about future of EU - even more pessimistic than us Britons... - poll  Express.co.uk

GREECE has spectacularly slammed the European Union as the country admit to being more pessimistic than optimistic about the bloc's future.


Steve Georgallis confident Greece can overcome domestic feud to qualify for 2021 Rugby League World Cup  NRL.COM

Greece coach Steve Georgallis is confident his team can qualify for the World Cup, despite a domestic feud which appears set to prevent them hosting ...


US Wants Bigger Military Presence in Greece  The National Herald

After saying relations with Greece were the best ever under the former ruling Radical Left SYRIZA – which had been anti-American and anti-NATO – the United ...


Mitsotakis faces first test as Greece’s leader  Financial Times

Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Greece's new centre-right prime minister, faces his first political test over a decision to replace the head of the country's independent ...


Greece’s Paros Seeks to Become First Plastic-Free Mediterranean Island  Greek Reporter

The popular Greek island of Paros is on a mission to become the first plastic waste-free island in the Mediterranean, using guidelines from the program called ...


Son of escaped banker is second deceased in plane crash in Greece  https://en.crimerussia.com/

Pavel Akulinin is the son of Dmitry Akulinin, the former first deputy chairman of the Bank of Moscow. Pavel Akulinin perished along with businessman and ...


Greece Soon to Slash VAT on Tourism - Minister  GTP Headlines

The VAT charged on Greece's tourism-related services will very soon be slashed to the 13 percent rate, according to Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis.


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