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Damning new evidence on the 2018 Mati fire points to a cover-up

Damning new evidence on the 2018 Mati fire points to a cover-up

Court documents regarding the deadly July 23, 2018, wildfires in Eastern Attica brought to light by Kathimerini, points to a “cover-up with huge moral, political and penal implications,” government spokesperson Stelios Petsas…

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Greece has the largest increase in air ticket searches

Greek government spokesman, Stelios Petsas, referred to the companies that are reopening today, during today’s press briefing. “As of today, June 29, the children’s camps, cinemas, canteens in theaters and cinemas, casinos,…

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The fence at Evros border will be completed in a few months

Citizen Protection Minister Michalis Chrysochoidis while speaking to SKAI, stated that the extension of the border fence across the Evros River will be completed in a few months time. Greece is reinforcing…

Syriza to rename its party in June 21

Syriza to rename its party in June

In June, Syriza will apparently get its new name as part of the party’s enlargement plan. At the meeting of the Syriza Political Council – Progressive Alliance, the restart of the party…

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US working to ease tensions between Greece and Turkey (VIDEO)

The United States is actively working towards easing mounting tensions between NATO allies Greece and Turkey, US Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Matthew Palmer said on Wednesday. During an…

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Hundreds more security forces sent to the Greek-Turkish border

The Armed Forces and the Hellenic Police are on full alert and vigilant after the new barrage of challenges from Turkey against Greece. After Turkey’s Foreign Ministry Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said illegal immigrants…

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Funding boost to 250,000 Greek pensioners

Greece’s Labour and Social Affairs Minister Yiannis Vroutsis, announced an increase to supplementary pensions as of the 2nd June 2020. Vroutsis made the claim during a media interview with SKAI television on…

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Greece bids farewell to WWII resistance hero, Manolis Glezos

The funeral of Manolis Glezos, Greek left-wing politician best known for his participation in the World War II resistance, was held on Wednesday with only immediate family in attendance. Glezos passed away…

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Greek resistance hero Manolis Glezos, passes away aged 97

Manolis Glezos, Greek left-wing politician best known for his participation in the World War II resistance, passed away on Monday morning aged 97. ERT has reported that the wartime icon, who had…

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Mitsotakis Government cuts allowances to illegal migrants

Minister for Immigration and Asylum of the Hellenic Republic, Notis Mitarakis announced that the government is cutting the allowances given to illegal migrants under the SYRIZA government. “Greece cuts off these benefits.…

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Tsipras wants EU membership for North Macedonia

Greece’s former Prime Minister, SYRIZA party leader Alexis Tsipras on Tuesday called on Europe to commence accession talks with North Macedonia and Albania. Tsipras made the call during his address to French…