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Greek Orthodox Church Elects New Chicago Metropolitan

A senior Greek Orthodox clergyman with a specialization in public health, bioethics and inter-faith exchange has been unanimously chosen as Metropolitan of Chicago. The Very Reverend...

Meet the Greeks Fighting for Gold at the 2018 Winter Olympics

Greek athletes were in the spotlight on Friday as they took their traditional place in leading thousands of international competitors into a huge Olympic...

Ukraine Denies Its Citizens Got Life Sentences in Greek Courts

Ukraine's foreign ministry has denied reports that several of its nationals were handed down life sentences in Greek courts after being convicted of people...

Lawyers Want Greece’s Top Court to Hear Turkish Soldiers’ Case

The asylum saga of eight former Turkish servicemen wanted by Ankara took another turn on Thursday with a request from a defense attorney to...

Eni Makes Gas Find in Cyprus

Italian energy giant Eni on Thursday said it had made a "promising" lean gas discovery off the coast of Cyprus, further putting the divided...

Greece ‘Won’t Need Fourth Bailout’

A top EU official on Thursday said Greece would not need more emergency financing once its bailout program ends in August this year. European Commissioner...

Ankara Looking Into Turkish Cryptocurrency

Turkey appears to have performed a U-turn on its attitude towards cryptocurrencies and has plans to investigate its own national digital currency, the country's deputy...

Israeli Scientists Uncover Ancient Greek Inscription

Scientists in Israel have unearthed a rare Greek-language mosaic dating from the 2nd-3rd century. Researchers from the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) were digging at Caesarea...

Greek Lawmakers Get First Look at Medical Cannabis Bill

Plans to legalize the growing of cannabis for medical use were submitted to Greece's parliament on Wednesday. Athens is fast-tracking the legislation after ministers attended...

Greek Footballers Win Hearts of Turkish Neighbors

A Greek football side from the island of Lesvos were winners both on and off the pitch in a recent game against a neighboring...