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Police Clear Makeshift Migrant Camps in Greek Port of Patras

More than 600 migrants living in abandoned factories and warehouses around the western port of Patras have been removed by the Greek police on...

Greece’s Pensioners Demonstrate Against New Cuts (video)

Hundreds of pensioners have taken to the streets of Athens to demonstrate against cuts to their pensions and health benefits. The protesters' march reached the...

No Laughing Matter as Greek Court Sentences Man for Posting ‘Defamatory’ Smiley Emoji

A Greek court has handed down a six-month sentence to a man for using a Facebook laughing emoticon underneath a post advertising a business...

Greece Calls for Restraint in Gaza as Protesters Gather at Israeli Embassy

Greece has called for restraint after dozens of Palestinian protesters were killed and over 2,000 were injured in clashes with Israeli soldiers along the...

Hellenic Museum Joins Peers to Highlight Melbourne’s Diversity

The Hellenic Museum has teamed up with four other multicultural venues in Victoria to highlight Melbourne's claim as one of the world’s most culturally...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Wins NBA’s Dunk of the Year Vote

Giannis Antetokounmpo's dunk in the third quarter of a Feb. 6 game against the New York Knicks was announced as the NBA's Dunk of...

Opposition Leader Wants Votes for Greeks Abroad

Greece's main opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis has called on the SYRIZA-led government to legislate for the Greek diaspora to vote in general elections. In an interview...

Athens Calls on Turkey to End ‘Arbitrary’ Detention of Greek Soldiers

Greece's president, Prokopis Pavlopoulos, on Monday criticized the prolonged detention of two Greek soldiers in a Turkish prison since early March. During a visit to Alexandroupoli,...

Women Arrested over Dead Newborn Found in Athens Dumpster

A 19-year-old woman and her 54-year-old mother have been arrested in connection with the dead infant found dead in a garbage bin in Petroupoli,...

Sharpshooting Siblings Win Bronze for Greece

Brother and sister Dionysis (19) and Anna Korakaki (22) won bronze for Greece at the final competition day the World Pistol Cup in the...