Tag: Greek heritage

Xronia Polla to John Stamos who turns 57 today

Xronia Polla to John Stamos who turns 57 today

Greek American actor, musician, and heartthrob John Stamos was born on August 19, 1963, in California. His late father Bill was from Kakouri a mountainous village in Tripoli, mainland Greece and his…

Church in Lesvos attacked with stones by illegal immigrants 8

Church in Lesvos attacked with stones by illegal immigrants

Another church on the island of Lesvos in the eastern Aegean, was attacked by illegal immigrants. The “Ταξιάρχης της Μόριας” church had large stones thrown through the windows. Makis Pavlellis, a local…

NGO says there is Greek and non-Greek side of Lesvos 23

NGO says there is Greek and non-Greek side of Lesvos

The Moria Corona Awareness Team, which was set up to inform Moria migrants about the coronavirus, believes the government’s welcome measures have protected migrants from the Greek coronavirus, SLPress reported. The organisation…

Church on Greek island attacked by illegal immigrants 28

Church on Greek island attacked by illegal immigrants

Local people on the Eastern Aegean island of Lesvos continue to be shocked by the behaviour of illegal immigrants, particularly those from the infamous Moria migrant camp to the north of Mytilene.…

Arthur Spyrou appointed as the new Australian Ambassador to Greece 37

Arthur Spyrou appointed as the new Australian Ambassador to Greece

Australia’s Minister for Foreign Affairs, Senator the Hon. Marise Payne announced yesterday the appointment of Mr Arthur Spyrou as Australia’s next Ambassador to Greece. Mr Spyrou will also be accredited to Bulgaria…

Archaeological Museum of Corfu reopens after 5 year closure 40

Archaeological Museum of Corfu reopens after 5 year closure

Greece’s Deputy Culture Minister, Costas Stratis inaugurated the opening of the Archaeological Museum of Corfu which had closed in 2014 for restoration works. “Greece is a strong international brand name and it…

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