Tag: Attica

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Experts concerned over spike in infections in Thessaloniki

Experts warn that there is “growing concern” over community transmission of coronavirus in Greece, especially in large urban centres like Thessaloniki. The National Public Health Organization in Greece announced 152 new coronavirus cases in…

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Greece announces stricter rules as Covid-19 cases spike

Deputy Minister for Civil Protection & Crisis Management, Nikos Hardalias on Friday announced stricter emergency measures to contain the spread of the coronavirus after the recent surge of Covid-19 cases. As of…

Greece sees highest daily rise in coronavirus cases in weeks

Greece sees highest daily rise in coronavirus cases in weeks

Greece reported 121 new coronavirus cases in the latest 24-hour reporting period, of which 12 are from incoming travellers. Geographical distribution of new cases: 5 were identified after checks at the country’s…

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Greece makes face masks compulsory on ferry decks

Greece reported 77 new coronavirus cases in the latest 24-hour reporting period, of which 10 are from incoming travellers. Geographical distribution of new cases: 28 in Attica 7 in Thessaloniki 9 in…

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333 Covid-19 violations in Greece

A total of 333 violations of coronavirus preventive measures were registered by Greek Police on Saturday August 1. From Saturday, Greece made face masks compulsory in all indoor public places. They were already…

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Greece’s latest Covid-19 numbers

Greece reported 65 new coronavirus cases in the latest 24-hour reporting period, of which 34 are from incoming travellers. In more detail: 17 were identified after checks at the country’s entrance gates…

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Greek PM visits wildfire-stricken town of Mati

Greece’s Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis visited the fire-stricken resort of Mati, one week after the two-year anniversary of the tragedy which claimed 102 lives. Mitsotakis said that the main challenge facing his government was to…

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Coronavirus Update: 57 new cases, majority in Attica

Greece reported 57 new coronavirus cases in the latest 24-hour reporting period, of which 13 are from incoming travellers. In more detail: 10 were identified after checks at the country’s entrance gates…

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Miraculous Monastery of Agia Erini Chrysovalantou in Athens

The monastery of Agia Erini Chrysovalantou is located in Lykovrysi, Attica. Set in peaceful surroundings, visitors can experience the monastic lifestyle here. Agia Eirini Chrysovalantou was the abbess of the monastery during…

We will not forget Mati, says Greek PM

We will not forget Mati, says Greek PM

On July 23, 2018, wildfires that devastated the seaside town of Mati, left the entire Greek nation and the world in a state of shock. On the anniversary of the deadly fire,…

Memorial service held for the 2018 Mati fire victims

Memorial service held for the 2018 Mati fire victims

“The fire in Mati was an inconceivable tragedy for a modern, well-governed state. Two years later we have not forgotten and we will never be able to forget,” said the President of…

Greek scientists concerned by the "orphan" covid-19 cases

Greek scientists concerned by the “orphan” covid-19 cases

Greek scientists are increasingly concerned by the “orphan” domestic incidents of Covid-19, combined with the increase in imported cases and a “relaxation” in personal protective measures, infectious diseases expert Dr. Panagiotis Gargalianos…