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Greek Army exercises near the Turkish border (PHOTOS)

Photographs from the DIMARATOS SOCRATES 2020 exercises that took place last Thursday in northern Greece, have been published. The exercises that took place on the northern port city of Alexandroupolis was published…

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Man arrested for human trafficking, found dead in Greece

A Georgian citizen arrested for human trafficking, was found dead at a temporary detention centre in Alexandroupolis on Thursday. According to reports, the Georgian citizen committed suicide. His trial was scheduled to…

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US working to ease tensions between Greece and Turkey (VIDEO)

The United States is actively working towards easing mounting tensions between NATO allies Greece and Turkey, US Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Matthew Palmer said on Wednesday. During an…

Greek Prime Minister in Evros

Greek Prime Minister in Evros hot zone

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, who is visiting the region of Evros, was warmly welcomed by the citizens of the northeastern Greek city of Alexandroupolis on his arrival on Tuesday. “Our morale…

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GREECE IN BRIEF: January Report

Each month GCT presents a round-up of key events, facts and figures as presented by Greek government agency, Enterprise Greece for the benefit of our readership. Greece-U.S. Relations Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis…

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70-year-old killed in fire on Christmas Day

A 70-year-old man lost his life on Christmas Day, when a fire broke out for unknown reasons in his apartment in the city of Alexandroupolis, in northern Greece. According to reports, as…

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Lesvos experiences major increase of illegal immigration

Greece’s Deputy Migration Policy Minister, Giorgos Koumoutsakos said that Lesvos saw a 44 percent increase in illegal immigration due to new ‘corridors’ of refugee and migrant flows. Koumoutsakos made the claims during a…

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Snow and gale force winds sweep across Greece

Temperatures dropped by around 10 degrees Celsius as the cold front “Oceanis” settled over Greece on Saturday, bringing icy cold weather that has disrupted both road and sea transport. Gale force winds…

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Greece to become energy hub for Southeastern Europe

Greece’s Environment and Energy Minister, George Stathakis sees Greece as a future energy hub for Southeastern Europe. Speaking to Athens News agency on Sunday, during the inauguration of the Environment Ministry’s stand…