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EU’s Moscovici: IMF Deal on Greece ‘Very Positive’ for Markets

The International Monetary Fund's approval of a one-year 1.6 billion euros loan for Greece was a "very positive signal for the markets," the EU's...

Rock-Carved Greek Orthodox Monastery in Turkey Opens for Tourists

After Sumela, Turkey’s second largest monastery built out of a mountain, the Virgin Mary Monastery in the Black Sea province of Giresun is awaiting...

‘Life Slowly Returning to Normality’ after Deadly Kos Earthquake

The Greek government says that the situation in Kos after the 6.4 earthquake is under control and there is no need for alarm. “Slowly life...

Parliament Debate on Kammenos Case Postponed for September

The debate to set up a Parliamentary Examining Committee to investigate issues relating to the involvement of Defense Minister Panos Kammenos and other officials...

The Bar in Kos That Turned Death-Trap for 2 Tourists

Two tourists were killed from the 6.4 magnitude earthquake that hit Kos in the early hours of Friday. A 39-year-old Turk and a 27-year-old Swede...

Seismologists Warn of Major Aftershocks after 6.4 Quake Hits Kos

Greek seismologists warn that more major aftershocks could follow the 6.4 Richter magnitude that hit Kos in the early hours of Friday. Some could be...

Kos Port Split in Half After Deadly Earthquake (photos)

The port of Kos suffered severe damage from the deadly earthquake that struck the island in the early hours of Friday. Photographs show that parts...

A Turkish and a Swedish National Killed in Kos Earthquake

Kos fire service rescue chief Stephanos Kolokouris has confirmed to Greek state television that the two people killed on the island were from Turkey...

IMF Approves in Principle €1.6 Billion Arrangement for Greece

The International Monetary Fund on Thursday approved in principle a €1.6 billion standby loan arrangement for Greece, making a conditional commitment to help underpin...

2 Dead on Kos Island from 6.4 Earthquake Off Turkey’s Coast (video)

At least two people have died and at least five have been seriously injured on Kos Island in Greece, from a major earthquake that...