Home Tags Greece news

Tag: Greece news

Turkish Warplanes Enter Greek Skies over Aegean Sea

More reports came on Friday of Turkish warplanes entering Greek skies, following from more airspace violations earlier this week. Media reports say four Turkish planes flew...

Plastics Pollution Choking Greek Mediterranean: Report

By Heini-Sofia Alavuo As Greeks try to cut the amount of plastic clogging up their seas and environment, a new report released on Friday -- World Oceans...

Beers and Raki: Video Praising Crete’s Summer Goes Viral

A satirical version of Michael Jackson's mega-hit Beat It released to highlight the beauty of the island of Crete has taken Greek social media...

Greek Orthodox Bishop Hands ‘Holy Pens’ to Students

The Greek Orthodox bishop of the town of Veria, northern Greece, has conducted a special service where he distributed blessed pens to the town's...

Greek Youngsters’ Anguish as University Entrance Exams Begin

The university entrance exams, the most stressful test in any Greek student's life, began throughout the country on Friday. The exams or 'Panellinies' as they...

Turkish Government Escalates Tension in Aegean Ahead of Elections

This week has seen Turkey escalate tension in the Aegean as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's government fights to stay in power ahead of elections scheduled for...

Eurozone’s ESM Postpones €1B Loan Tranche to Greece

A report claiming Athens has not made enough progress in clearing debt arrears is being blamed for a eurozone decision to suspend a €1 billion...

Cyprus President Lays Foundation for ‘Europe’s Biggest Casino Resort’

Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades on Friday laid the foundation stone of a casino resort that, when completed near the city of Limassol, will be...

Migrant Children Among 6 Dead in Greek Van Crash

Six undocumented migrants, believed to be Iraqis, were killed and more than 10 were injured when the minivan they were travelling in crashed near...

Trump to Stop in Greece En Route to Historic North Korea Meeting

U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to make a brief stopover at the Greek naval base of Souda Bay in Crete en route to...