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Supreme Court Ruling on Turkish Officers’ Extradition Expected Soon

During the immediate aftermath of the failed military coup in Turkey in July of this year, eight Turkish military officers landed their helicopter in...

Tsipras Expects Greece’s Bailout Program Will End Well in 2018, ‘Without Additional Measures’

Speaking in the city of Iraklio during his two-day visit to Crete, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Tuesday ruled out the possibility that Greece...

Major Companies Pull Products From Greek Supermarkets Following Anarchists’ Threat to Poison Beverages

A post on an unknown extreme anarchists' website to poison beverages on the shelves of Greek supermarkets on December 19 was not just an...

Schaeuble on Greece’s Christmas Bonuses: ‘If We Don’t Stick to the Rules, Eurozone Will...

When asked about Athens' plans to payout Christmas bonuses to pensioners during an interview with the newspaper Die Zeit, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble reiterated...

Survey Shows Nine in 10 Tourists Happy With Trip to Greece this Autumn

Greece's efforts to extend the tourist season beyond the summer are on the verge of success, according to the findings of a survey carried...

Turkish Military Plane Violates Greek Airspace in Low Fly Over of Islet of Panagia

Tuesday morning a Turkish CN235 entered Greek airspace and descended to the low altitude of just 30 meters as it flew over the islet...

19 Syrians Relocated Under EU-Turkey Agreement

Nineteen Syrians who were refused the continuation of asylum status were relocated in accordance with the EU-Turkey agreement. More specifically, six men, three women and...

More Greeks Getting Flu Shots, Causing Shortage in Vaccine

According to the latest figures from the Health Ministry, more than 1.75 million flu vaccines have been imported into the country since early autumn...

Excise Tax on Wine Backfiring, Shifting 65% of Sales to Black Market

In efforts to raise revenues for the state, in January 2016 the government introduced an excise tax on wine. However, figures show that instead...

Three Trolley Buses Set Ablaze in Athens and Kifissia ISAP Train Station Vandalized

In the late hours of Monday, three trolley buses were set on fire in downtown Athens, police have reported. Initial reports reveal that the trolley...