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USA backs Greece-Egypt EEZ agreement at Turkey's expense 1

USA backs Greece-Egypt EEZ agreement at Turkey’s expense

“The United States encourages all states to resolve their maritime boundaries peacefully in accordance with international law,” a spokesperson for the US Department of State said following the signing of a maritime…

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Pizza Hut to exit Greece

Pizza Hut, an American restaurant chain and international franchise, announced its decision to cease operating in Greece and shut down all 16 of its restaurants as of Thursday. According to the announcement,…

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“King of Instagram” sails around Greece

If you haven’t heard of Dan Bilzerian, then sit tight because you’re about to! The so-called ‘Internet Playboy’ who isn’t afraid to throw large wads of cash around, is sailing around Greece,…

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Greece & U.S. conduct joint naval drills in Mediterranean Sea

The Dwight D. Eisenhower (IKE) Carrier Strike Group (CSG) participated in maritime drills with the Hellenic Navy in the Mediterranean Sea. The exercises which took place from July 24-28, included formation steaming, tactical…

Cypriot hacker extradited to the U.S. to face charges 12

Cypriot hacker extradited to the U.S. to face charges

The United States Department of Justice has extradited two criminals from the Republic of Cyprus — one a computer hacker suspected of cyber intrusions and extortion, and the other a money launderer…

Greece considers welcoming American tourists soon 16

Greece considers welcoming American tourists soon

Greece is examining the resumption of flights from non-EU countries, such as the US, Government spokesman Stelios Petsas stated. During his daily press briefing, Petsas noted that direct flights from the UK…

Greek-American killed by New York police as neighbour clapped 21

Greek-American killed by New York police as neighbour clapped

A 29-year-old Greek-American was killed by police in New York’s borough of Queens, after a neighbour misreported that he was carrying a gun inside his own home. George Zapantis, who suffered from…