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Greece hires 1200 guards to protect its borders

The Greek government announced on Monday that it will hire 400 border guards for Evros borders in the northeast, 500 staff for asylum services on the islands and the mainland and 800…

Prime Minister meets up with Greece’s first Jewish mayor 3

Prime Minister meets up with Greece’s first Jewish mayor

Greece’s Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Tuesday met with newly-elected mayor Moses Elisaf, the country’s first Greek Jewish mayor. Mitsotakis was welcome by Elisaf following the conclusion of his tour in the…

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PM Mitsotakis to tackle migration policy with EU officials

Greece’s newly elected Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is scheduled to meet senior EU officials today, Monday 15 July to discuss migration policy. Specifically, the Greek PM will chair a meeting on migration at…

Kyriakos Mitsotakis sworn in as Prime Minister of Greece 5

Kyriakos Mitsotakis sworn in as Prime Minister of Greece

Kyriakos Mitsotakis has been sworn in as Prime Minister of Greece, in the presence of Greece’s President Prokopios Pavlopoulos and Archbishop of Athens Ieronymos at the Presidential Mansion. “The hard work begins…

Opposition Leader meets with EU member ambassadors in Athens 9

Opposition Leader meets with EU member ambassadors in Athens

The leader of Greece’s main opposition party, Mr Kyriakos Mitsotakis held a working brunch on Tuesday with EU member-state ambassadors in Athens, organised by the ambassador of Romania, which currently holds the…

Greece, Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia to reshape the Balkans 11

Greece, Romania, Bulgaria, Serbia to reshape the Balkans

The Prime Minister’s of Greece, Romania, Bulgaria, and Serbia held a joint press conference on Friday in the Snagov Palace in Romania, following their meeting where they discussed issues of economic collaboration…

Greek government approves Greece's first crematorium 15

Greek government approves Greece’s first crematorium

The Greek government has approved Greece’s first crematorium, which will be built in Athens after the Environment and Energy Minister George Stathakis signed a decision, allowing for construction of the cremation facility.…

Greek PM in Egypt for summit 17

Greek PM in Egypt for summit

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is in Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt since Saturday taking part in the EU – League of Arab States summit taking place February 24-25. The Greek PM…

Tsipras and Zaev awarded prestigious 'Ewald von Kleist' Award 19

Tsipras and Zaev awarded prestigious ‘Ewald von Kleist’ Award

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his counterpart Zoran Zaev have been selected to receive the prestigious ‘Ewald von Kleist’ Award, according to a report by Deutsche Welle on Thursday, in recognition…

Cyprus President congratulates Tsipras over Prespes Agreement 21

Cyprus President congratulates Tsipras over Prespes Agreement

The President of the Republic of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades congratulated Greece’s Prime Minister on Wednesday over the Prespes Agreement describing it as  “a truly historic step, which promotes Greece’s international credibility, with…

Greek PM releases video on the ‘truth’ of FYROM agreement 25

Greek PM releases video on the ‘truth’ of FYROM agreement

Greece’s Prime Minister has released a government video about the Prespes Agreement with FYROM in the hope of shedding light to the public discourse on the matter. The video, titled “The Truth…