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Greek-American killed by New York police as neighbour clapped 3

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…

George Floyd murals in Greece

George Floyd murals in Greece

Artists around the world have created murals depicting George Floyd to memorialise his death and show solidarity against racism. George Floyd died on May 25 when Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin used…

350 American armoured vehicles to be sent to Greece 7

350 American armoured vehicles to be sent to Greece

A Greek Army team will head to the United States to select 350 Bradley IFVs (Armoured Infantry Fighting Vehicles) from the U.S. Army surplus stocks, according to Military Leaks. The armoured vehicles…

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American Airlines to resume flights to Athens in August

American Airlines has announced it will resume flights to the Greek capital on August 5. In the official statement, American Airlines note that international travel continues to be “diminished” and its schedule…

George Floyd

Protests over the death of George Floyd continue in Athens

Greek authorities closed several central metro stations in Athens after hundreds of people gathered at Syntagma Square, in solidarity with anti-racism protests in the US following the police killing of George Floyd. Floyd died…