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New Athens Metro Line Given the Go-Ahead

The Council of State, Greece's highest administrative court, on Tuesday gave the go-ahead for Line 4 of the Athens metro, which will start in...

Thessaloniki Metro Will be Ready in 2023, Says PM Mitsotakis

The metro system in Greece's second largest city, Thessaloniki, which is currently under construction, will be ready for public use in its entirety by...

Bureaucratic Obstacles Make Voting Plan for Greeks Abroad a Meaningless Gesture

Greek political parties seemingly reached a consensus on Tuesday regarding the parameters of proposed legislation which will allow Greek expatriates to vote from their country...

Residents Block Resettlement of 400 Migrants in Northern Greece (video)

Residents of the small village of Vrasna, northeast of Thessaloniki, forced Greek authorities on Tuesday to abandon plans to house approximately 400 migrants and...

Three-Year Old Boy Dead After Greek Coast Guard Vessel Rams into Migrant Dinghy

Rescuers recovered the body of 3-year-old boy in the sea just east of the island of Kos after a Greek Coast Guard vessel accidentally...

Turkey, Russia Reach Deal Over Buffer Zone in Northern Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Tuesday agreed on the parameters of a proposed Turkish “safe zone” in...

Brave Olympiacos Succumbs to Bayern in Champions League Thriller

Olympiacos battled hard but lost 3-2 to Bayern Munich in a thrilling encounter at the Georgios Karaiskakis stadium on Tuesday in the group stage...

Agreement Reached on Voting Plan for Greeks Abroad; Postal Vote Shelved

Political parties reached a consensus on Tuesday on a draft of new legislation that will allow Greek expatriates to vote from their country of...

At Least Four Injured After Greek Hooligans Attack Bayern Munich Fans in Athens

At least four people were injured when a group of hooligans attacked visiting German football fans during a game between the youth clubs of...

Oldest Lighthouse in the World Once Stood off Greece’s Pelion Peninsula

The straits between Greece's south Pelion Peninsula and the island of Skiathos in the Northern Sporades conceal many secrets in their treacherous waters --...