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Elections are not in the Greek PM's plans at the moment

Elections are not in the Greek PM’s plans at the moment

“At some point, obviously, there will be changes in the government,” Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said during an interview on SKAI Radio, however, he added that he currently has no intentions of…

Greek government extends lockdown at migrant camps

Greek government extends lockdown at migrant camps

Following a joint decision by the Migration, Health and Citizens’ Protection ministries, Greece announced an extension of its COVID-19 lockdown measures in the country’s migrant reception centres. It has been extended through…

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Illegal migration to Greece comes to a near standstill

According to Greek government sources illegal migration flows have come to a near standstill, noting huge decreases since the coronavirus outbreak. Specifically, 2,773 refugees and migrants arrived in Greece in April 2019,…

Syriza to rename its party in June 9

Syriza to rename its party in June

In June, Syriza will apparently get its new name as part of the party’s enlargement plan. At the meeting of the Syriza Political Council – Progressive Alliance, the restart of the party…

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US to give $2.35 million to Greece for humanitarian aid

US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt on Thursday conveyed to Alternate Minister of Migration & Asylum Giorgos Koumoutsakos the State Department’s decision to offer Greece additional humanitarian aid. As announced by the…

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Greek PM and President honour International Nurses Day

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on the occasion of International Nurses Day, thanked nursing staff on behalf of the Greek government and the Greek people for their valuable work during the pandemic.…