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Travel restrictions from Greece to the US

Travel restrictions from Greece to the US

US President Joe Biden signed a decree on Monday barring most non-U.S. citizens from entry if they have recently been in South Africa. Biden’s order also reimposes an entry ban on nearly…

Update: The official EU coronavirus ‘safe travel list’ 13

Update: The official EU coronavirus ‘safe travel list’

On Thursday, the European Council updated the list of safe countries from which the bloc will allow non-essential travel in the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic. From July 31, residents of Australia, Canada, Georgia,…

The official EU coronavirus ‘safe travel list'

The official EU coronavirus ‘safe travel list’

The European Union Member States have finally approved a list of 14 countries, considered as epidemiologically safe, after days of discussions and disagreements. As of July 1, residents of Algeria, Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan,…

EU borders likely closed to US travellers and others 18

EU borders likely closed to US travellers and others

European Union member states have drawn up a list of safe non-EU countries to open borders to. 14 non-EU countries and four states can enter the EU, including those coming from Australia,…

When will it be the end of the coronavirus in Greece? 20

When will it be the end of the coronavirus in Greece?

Greece is in the second best position in Europe – it is estimated that only another 255 people will get the coronavirus. Researchers from the School of Maritime Studies and Transportation at…

The Greek diaspora approaches the 5 million mark 25

The Greek diaspora approaches the 5 million mark

Since time immemorial, Greeks have been wanderers and travellers, like Homer’s Odysseas, venturing bravely through foreign seas and lands, motivated by trade, science, curiosity, poverty or war, creating colonies and cities wherever…

Greece's Ambassador to Brazil Kyriakos Amiridis laid to rest 31

Greece’s Ambassador to Brazil Kyriakos Amiridis laid to rest

Greece’s ambassador to Brazil, who was murdered there last month, has been laid to rest with full military and civilian honours, which are normally reserved for government ministers. Kyriakos Amiridis, aged 59, went…

Greek Ambassador ‘disappears’ in Brazil 32

Greek Ambassador ‘disappears’ in Brazil

Greece’s ambassador to Brazil has reportedly gone ‘missing’ according to the Greek foreign ministry. Government sources claim Ambassador Kyriakos Amiridis has not been seen by his family since Monday. “Following the immediate…