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Want to visit Cyprus this summer? This is how! 1

Want to visit Cyprus this summer? This is how!

Picture perfect beaches, ancient ruins and mouth watering foods like sheftalies, halloumi and flaounes – who doesn’t want to spend a summer in Cyprus? Greece has a relatively straight forward process. If…

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Coronavirus cases in Greece spike

Greece’s Health Ministry announced 97 new cases of coronavirus since Thursday, including 52 in the past 24 hours, the biggest daily increase since April 23. Thirty of the 97 cases involve travellers…

On this day in 1825, Odysseas Androutsos passes away 4

On this day in 1825, Odysseas Androutsos passes away

Odysseas Androutsos was born on the Ionian island of Ithaca in 1788 and was the only son of the famous Arvanite bandit Andrea Verousi, also known as Captain Androutsou. His mother, who…

Nea Kavala refugee camp quarantined 7

Nea Kavala refugee camp quarantined

A refugee camp in Nea Kavala was quarantined by health authorities on Thursday, after a pregnant woman tested positive for Covid-19, according to local media reports. Teams from the National Organization for…

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Domestic air travel picks up at Athens airport

Flights at Athens Airport are gradually increasing, Greek Infrastructure and Transport Minister Kostas Karamanlis said on Tuesday, reported GTP Headlines. Speaking on Skai TV and referring to June 1 data from Athens…

Border guard serving at Evros tests positive for coronavirus 9

Border guard serving at Evros tests positive for coronavirus

A border guard serving in the region of Evros, northeastern Greece, has tested positive for coronavirus, local media reported on Tuesday. According to Evros-news.gr, the guard who is a Soufli local, was rushed to…

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Greece’s coronavirus death toll reaches 177

The Health Ministry reported the death of two patients from coronavirus on Sunday night, following nearly three days without any fatalities. The total number of confirmed infections since the start of the…