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Daily coronavirus cases in Greece up again

Greece recorded 196 new cases of COVID-19 in the latest 24-hour reporting period. This raises the total number of cases to 5,942. 1,503 are considered to be related to travel from abroad…

Greece imposes new measures to curb virus spread

Greece imposes new measures to curb virus spread

The Greek government announced a series of new emergency measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus, amid a surge of cases. Deputy government spokeswoman Aristotelia Peloni made the announcement at a press…

Greece introduces strict new coronavirus land border controls

Greece introduces strict new coronavirus land border controls

The Greek government is taking additional measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus. Government spokesman Stelios Petsas announced that entry to Greece is only allowed for essential movement through specific check-points:…

Greece coronavirus cases surpass 4,000

Greece coronavirus cases surpass 4,000

Greece reported 24 new coronavirus cases in the latest 24-hour reporting period, of which 18 are from incoming travellers. In more detail: 16 were identified after checks at the country’s entrance gates…

Coronavirus Update: Face masks compulsory in supermarkets

Coronavirus Update: Face masks compulsory in supermarkets

Wearing masks or other face coverings is now compulsory again for supermarket employees and customers as of Saturday (July 18), according to a joint ministerial decision issued on Friday. The news was announced by…

Paniyiria across Greece banned until the end of July 7

Paniyiria across Greece banned until the end of July

Prompted by a spike in Covid-19 cases in the country, Greek authorities have banned ‘panigyria’ celebrations held by village communities to celebrate the feast days of local patron saints. Government spokesman Stelios…

22 Mayors call on Greece to open border with Bulgaria

22 Mayors call on Greece to open border with Bulgaria

Mayors of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace are requesting the immediate opening of the Nymfaia border station and the gradual reopening of the other border stations with Bulgaria, after a conference held on…