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Covid-19 vaccine '90% effective', says Pfizer’s Greek CEO

Covid-19 vaccine ‘90% effective’, says Pfizer’s Greek CEO

One of the companies hard at work on developing a vaccine for COVID-19 is Pfizer. On Monday, Pfizer announced its experimental vaccine was more than 90% effective in preventing COVID-19 based on initial data from…

Greek PM sends message of solidarity to Vienna

Greek PM sends message of solidarity to Vienna

“Europe stands united against terror,” Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis tweeted, while sending a message of solidarity to people in Vienna. “Shocked by the horrific attacks in #Vienna. I have conveyed to Austrian…

Greece in solidarity with France after Nice attack

Greece in solidarity with France after Nice attack

  France has lifted its security alert status to the highest level after a knife-wielding attacker shouting “Allahu Akbar” beheaded a woman and killed two other people in the Notre Dame Basilica,…

Holy Synod offers support to Beirut after massive explosion

Holy Synod offers support to Beirut after massive explosion

The Holy Synod of the Greek Orthodox Church of Greece and Archbishop Ieronymos of Athens and All Greece sent a letter to Patriarch John X of Antioch, offering their full support following Tuesday’s deadly explosion…

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Greek woman recalls moments after Beirut explosion

Lebanon’s cabinet declared a two-week state of emergency in the capital city, following a massive explosion in Beirut on Tuesday, that killed at least 135 people and injured 5,000 others. The testimonies…

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Greek citizen among those killed in Beirut explosions

The Embassy of Greece in Lebanon have reported that according to their sources, a Greek citizen died in the explosion that rocked Lebanon’s capital, Beirut, overnight. Two other Greeks were also seriously…

Cyprus offers to treat people injured in Beirut blast 2

Cyprus offers to treat people injured in Beirut blast

Cyprus said it stood ready to offer medical aid to neighbouring Lebanon after a massive blast ripped through Beirut port, killing at least 78 people and injuring thousands. “Cyprus is ready to…

Russia confirms it fully backs Serbia’s sovereignty over Kosovo  6

Russia confirms it fully backs Serbia’s sovereignty over Kosovo 

Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić said that Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov informed him during Thursday’s meeting about the worrying information concerning various Western plans and ideas regarding a solution to the Kosovo…

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Turkey: Europe’s largest ‘waste bin’

The European Union exported some 11.4 million tonnes of waste to Turkey in 2019, making it the continent’s largest waste destination, based on the latest figures released by Eurostat. According to the…

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Turkey Uses Hagia Sophia as Mosque for Islamic Prayer Again

By Uzay Bulut As much of the world is struggling against the coronavirus pandemic, the Islamists in Turkey appear to hold on to their everlasting agenda: Forced Islamization and violation of non-Muslims.…

North Macedonia on joining NATO

Greece congratulates North Macedonia on joining NATO

The Greek Foreign Ministry has congratulated North Macedonia for becoming the 30th member of NATO. “We congratulate the Republic of North Macedonia that joins NATO as the 30th member of our alliance.…