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Greek Prime Minister receives second dose of covid-19 vaccine

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis received the second dose of the covid vaccine at Attikon hospital. Meanwhile, the total number of vaccines administered in Greece has reached 80,000. Earlier this month, Greek…

First upgraded F-16 “in the Greek skies”

An F-16 of the Hellenic Airforce, upgraded by the Hellenic Aerospace Industry (EAV) and Lockheed Martin, completed its first test run on Sunday. “The first Greek #F16 upgraded to version #Viper in…

Greece records population decline for 2020

Greece’s population which, according to data of the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT), will stand at 10,718,565 people (5,215,488 men and 5,503,077 women) as of January 1, recording a new decrease.  The figure…

Former Greek PM Tsipras receives COVID-19 vaccine

Greece’s former Prime Minister, main opposition SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras, was vaccinated for COVID-19 on Monday at Athens’ Evangelismos Hospital. “Greek citizens have every reason to feel insecure given the government’s management of the…

Metropolitan of Nafpaktos receives coronavirus vaccine

His Eminence Metropolitan Hierotheos (Vlachos) of Nafpaktos and Agios Vlasios, representing Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and All Greece, received the coronavirus vaccine on Sunday. The Metropolitan of Nafpaktos is the first hierarch to be vaccinated…

December 27th, 537 – Agia Sofia is inaugurated.

Built on the initiative of Emperor Justinian; it is one of the great structures and landmarks of Christendom, serving as a Greek Orthodox cathedral. It was also the seat of the Ecumenical…

Property market in Greece set to rebound after covid-19

The covid-19 pandemic may have broken the upward trend in Greece’s property market, but realtors expect a comeback once the virus recedes, Xinhuanet reported. Demand will likely increase again for airy properties…

Animal abusers in Greece will face up to 10 years in jail

The Greek parliament on Thursday voted unanimously to make animal abuse a crime with a prison sentence between one to ten years. The law defines abuse as “poisoning, hanging, burning or mutilating…

LIVE STREAMING: Sunday 20th September 2020 Church Service

GCT is live streaming Sunday after the Exaltation of the Holy Cross and St Efstathios the Great Martyr – 20th September 2020, bringing the church into everyones home. You can watch it…

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