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Report: Turkey Agrees to Migrant Returns from Greece

The Greek government has persuaded its Turkish counterpart to accept migrant returns from the mainland in order to reduce critical overcrowding in its refugee...

Turkish-Cypriots “Joint Owners”, not Minority, Erdogan Says in Interview

Just days after his controversial statements about Greece - Turkey relations during his official visit to Athens, the Turkish president made another provocative statement...

IMF’s Lagarde: Greece’s Debt Needs Restructuring to Make it Sustainable

A restructuring of Greece's debt is essential so that the future of the Greek economy can be sustainable, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director...

Nine Arrested for Incidents After Panathinaikos-Ethnikos Piraeus Volleyball Match

Police detained 11 individuals and placed nine of them under arrest following violent incidents that followed a volleyball match between Panathinikos Athens and Ethnikos...

Hiker Dies in Accident on Mount Olympus, Second is Rescued (video)

One of two hikers that became trapped on Mount Olympus has died while the second was successfully rescued in an operation mounted by the...

Rebetiko Music Inscribed on UNESCO’s 2017 Intangible Cultural Heritage List

Rebetiko, a century-old Greek musical idiom which has influenced musicians around the world, has been inscribed on UNESCO's 2017 "Representative List of the Intangible...

Stray Animals Christmas Bazaar Kicks-off in Athens

The 14th Christmas Bazaar of Stray.gr, the Association for the Care and Protection of Stray Animals, kicks off on Saturday and continues through Sunday...

Ships to Stay Docked on Dec 14 Due to 24h Strike

Ships throughout Greece will remain docked next Thursday after the Seamen Federation decided to participate in a 24-hour strike called by the General Confederation...

Tsipras: Greece Supports Serbia’s EU Bid

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his counterparts of Bulgaria and Romania have pledged support for Serbia's membership bid in the European Union, saying it...

Tsipras and Chinese Vice Premier Discuss Trade Cooperation in Athens

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met the visiting Chinese Vice Premier Ma Kai on Friday with the two sides vowing to strengthen their cooperation on...