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George Floyd in Athens

Greek communists protest murder of George Floyd in Athens

The death of American George Floyd by a policeman in the USA also sparked protests in Greece with youth division of the Communist Party of Greece (KNE) surrounding the American Embassy in…

Obama makes final speech at birthplace of Democracy 7

Obama makes final speech at birthplace of Democracy

President Obama ended his visit to Greece on Wednesday with a speech at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center. He praised the democratic system at the place it was born and also…

We all want Greece to succeed: Obama 8

We all want Greece to succeed: Obama

U.S. President Barack Obama landed in Athens yesterday and in a joint press conference with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras addressed the Greek media saying that the USA wants Greece and the…

Obama arrives in Athens 9

Obama arrives in Athens

By Aggelos Skordas Barack Obama’s arrival in Athens yesterday at 10.40 am local time was received with mixed reactions. On one hand, the Greek SYRIZA-led government sees the presidential visit as an…

Obama calls for hope and growth for Greece 10

Obama calls for hope and growth for Greece

In a recent interview with Greek media ahead of his visit to Athens on Tuesday, US President Barack Obama spoke of need to cultivate an environment of hope for the people of…

Greece on high alert for Obama visit 11

Greece on high alert for Obama visit

Athens will experience a security lockdown next week during President Obama’s visit to Greece, with more than 300 CIA agents, private security personnel and 3,000 Greek police officers expected to participate in…

It’s official- Obama is visiting Greece 12

It’s official- Obama is visiting Greece

The White House has announced that US President Obama will be visiting Greece in an official capacity this November 15 as part of a European itinerary, before heading off to Berlin November…

U.S. President Obama may be heading to Greece 14

U.S. President Obama may be heading to Greece

Greek media is reporting U.S. President Barack Obama will visit Athens, shortly after the United States presidential elections on November 8. Reports are claiming the official visit will take place from November 14-15, before he…