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Turkish Jets Fly Over Aegean Island A Day After Visit of Greek President

Turkish fighter jets on Tuesday flew over the island of Agathonisi, located at the northernmost point of the Dodecanese, a day after President Katerina...

Greece, US Back Drilling Off Crete; Call for Respect for International Law

Greek and American officials hailed the partnership between oil giants ExxonMobil of the US, Total of France and Hellenic Petroleum in two offshore exploration...

Greece Bans Flights from the UK, Sweden Until July 15

Greek prime minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis confirmed on Monday that no flights from the UK and Sweden will be allowed until 15 July. The decision was...

Greece Should Expect Hotter, Wetter Summer, Leading Expert Warns

A leading Greek scientist warned that the country could experience a hotter and wetter summer than usual. Athanasios Argyriou, professor of atmospheric physics at Patras...

Homesick Greek Cycles Through Europe to Reach Athens

A homesick young Greek, studying at Aberdeen University in Scotland, had enough waiting for the lifting of travel restrictions and decided to cycle his...

Greece Takes Final Step to Normalcy as All Airports Open on July 1

Greece is ready to take the last step towards normalcy on Wednesday, the day when the country opens up twenty-seven airports, eleven ports and...

Emirates Resumes Athens-Dubai Flights

Emirates has announced the resumption of its Athens-Dubai route as of July 15 after months of no flights due to Covid-19 travel restrictions. The UAE...

Olympiacos Crowned Greek Champions Clinching 45th Title

Olympiacos clinched their 45th championship title in Greek football after an impressive performance beating an under-strength AEK side 2-1 on Sunday night. AEK and Olympiakos,...

USA Urges Erdogan Not to Turn Hagia Sophia into a Mosque

Ambassador Sam Brownback, the US Ambassador of Religious Freedom, urged Turkey last week to abandon plans to reconvert the sixth century monument of Hagia...

Magnitude 5.3 Earthquake Hits Greece’s Rhodes

A 5.3 earthquake hit off the island of Rhodes on Sunday evening. The quake struck at 20:43, local time. It's epicenter was 20 kilometers north-east...