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Katie Holmes Visited Refugees in Greece With Her Daughter Suri

The 40-year-old actress recently spent time at the Moria refugee camp in Lesbos and took to Instagram to share some photos from the trip,...
Father Nikodim Tsarknias, well-known Macedonian human rights activist from Sobotsko, in the Voden region of Aegean Macedonia (annexed by Greece after Macedonia's partition in 1913)

Macedonians in Greece Condemn the Prespa Agreement

"We have been fighting for our existence as Macedonians our whole lives, as did all of our ancestors. Nobody has the right to change...
The highway between Athens and Lamia, a few kilometers outside of the town of Malakasa, on Thursday afternoon.

Greece snow and storms: 1 dead, 2 missing

An elderly woman died and two men went missing on Saturday as cold front "Sophia" continued sweeping across Greece, national news agency AMNA reported....
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Greece eyes bond issues up to US$7.98 billion in 2019

Greece intends to tap the global money markets for 3 to 7 billion euros (3.42-7.98 billion U.S. dollars) next year, according to the Financing...
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Two dead in little plane crash in Greece

Two persons who were on board a single-engine aircraft which crashed in central Greece near the village Skaloma Fokidas, about 200 kilometers northwest of...

IAEA commends Nigeria’s commitment to nuclear safety

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts said that Nigeria has a committed regulatory body that works for the continuous improvement of...

Funding needed to educate children in conflict zones – UNICEF

Funding shortfalls are threatening education for millions of children caught up in conflicts or disasters, UNICEF has said ahead of the G20 summit in...
Migrants are seen near the village of Tabanovce at the northern Macedonian border on March 9, 2016. (Xinhua) (zw)

Migrant deaths in Mediterranean reach 2,297

he UN Migration Agency (IOM) reports that 101,266 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2017 through 5 July, with almost 85 per cent...

Gaps In Policy Implementation Hindering Girls Safety

The Girls Advocacy Alliance (GAA) project, has observed that gaps in policy implementation are some of the real challenges confronting the safety of girls...
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Greece, creditors agree on key elements of reform package – Jeroen Dijsselbloem

Greece and its euro zone creditors Friday reached an agreement on key elements of a reform package, which will enable the release of new...
Syrian refugees arrive in Lebanon earlier this year after fleeing their homes in western Syria. The number of Syrian refugees has passed 2.563 million. UNHCR/A.McConnell

EU official praises progress in managing refugees during Lesvos island visit

EU officials on Thursday hailed the progress achieved in dealing with the refugee influx over the past year. Ahead of the first...
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Real estate property inheritance disclaimers in Greece on rise

The number of Greeks who disclaimed inheritance of real estate property as they are unable to bear the burden of debts and relevant property...
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Greece likely needs fourth bailout

Greece will likely need a fourth bailout program, according to Cypriot economist and 2010 Nobel laureate Christoforos Pissarides. "I am afraid...

IMF agrees to send mission to Greece on bailout review

International Monetary Fund agreed to send back a mission to Greece to complete a review of Greece's economic reforms, an IMF spokesperson said on...

Greece expects deal on bailout review without additional austerity

Greece expected a "political solution" with its international lenders to be reached to conclude the pending bailout review by the forthcoming Feb. 20 Euro...
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“Greece in the 80s” exhibition offers insight to defining decade for modern Greece

It was a time of change, of extroversion, a time when Greeks felt everything was possible. It was the 1980s, a much-debated decade brought...

Greece: WW2 Got Deactivated

A World War Two bomb has been deactivated in the Greek city of Thessaloniki after it forced the evacuation of some 70,000 people, officials...
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Greece evacuates thousands to defuse WWII bomb

Nearly 72,000 residents in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki were evacuated Sunday morning ahead of a massive operation to defuse a WWII bomb,...
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Unaccompanied refugee minors become kids again on Greek island

Ahmed Biggar, a 17-year-old boy from Somalia, is living in a hostel on the Greek island of Lesvos together with 19 unaccompanied minors after...
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Teen admits killing 6-year-old in Greece, highlighting neglect of Roma

A 15-year-old Roma boy in northern Greece has admitted sexually assaulting and killing another Roma boy, triggering an outcry against government neglect of the...
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Greece seeking progress at Eurogroup meeting to conclude bailout review

The Greek government is seeking tangible progress at the forthcoming Eurogroup meeting in Brussels on Thursday to conclude the delayed second review of the...

Some Sports Analysts Disappointed In Avram Grant

Strikers Abdul Majeed Waris, Raphael Dwamena and Defender Joseph Attamah Lawerh have failed to make the final cut in Coach Avram Grant’s squad, submitted...
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Greek main opposition party leads in survey

Greece's main opposition New Democracy party leads the ruling SYRIZA in the latest opinion survey published late Thursday. The conservative New Democracy...
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Obama urges “meaningful debt relief” for Greece ahead of visit

"People need hope," he stressed in an interview with local daily newspaper Sunday's Kathimerini, underscoring also the need that Greece continues on the path...
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Why Greece has become an irrelevant republic

There is a misconception among some that Macedonia and Greece must agree to a new name for Macedonia in order to end the so-called...

Wakaso Finds His Debut League Goal in Greece

The Ghana international opened his goal account for new club in the elite division on Saturday Ghana midfielder Mubarak Wakaso was on target in...

Rhodes Hosts Conference for Security & Stability

On the initiative of Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias the 1st Conference for Security and Stability will be held in Rhodes on the 8th and...
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Deputy Minister Dimitris Mardas follow up calls after Tsipras visit

Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Dimitris Mardas, following up on contacts state officials and government officers made during the recent visit of PM Tsipras...
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Southern European economies dying under Euro

In a post on the blog of party founder Beppe Grillo, the M5S says fixed exchange rates within Europe are preventing the rebalancing of...
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Aug. 16 world news summary at GMT 1530

ANKARA -- Turkey submitted file to Greece Tuesday for extradition of eight soldiers who fled there by helicopter after the failed coup attempt, Daily...