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Day Two of ADEDY Strikes

The Civil Servants’ Union, ADEDY, is on the second day of the 48-hour strike it has declared against the plan to suspend and fire...

The Golden Dawn Sympathizer Police Said Killed Fyssas

Giorgos Roupakias is the name of the 45-year-old man who stabbed to death Pavlos Fyssas, the 34-year-old hip-hop artist and anti-fascist, in Keratsini, Athens,...

Anti-fascist Demonstrations Around Europe for Fyssas

A series of demonstrations concerning the anti-fascist hip-hop artist, Pavlos Fyssas’ murder by Giorgos Roupakias, supporter of the Greek political neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn,...

Competition on Athens Mosque Construction Restarts

Infrastructure Minister Michalis Chrysochoidis announced on September 17, the fourth auctioning of the project for the construction of a mosque in Athens. The three previous competitions concerning...

Greek Actor Michalis Giannatos Passes Away

The Greek actor Michalis Giannatos, who became known through roles of Turkish characters and who is particularly likeable to the Greek audience, especially through...

Thousands Rally Against Suspensions

The big rally that took place on September 18 at Syntagma in Athens, Greece, by the Civil Servants’ Union, ADEDY, where numerous protesters had...

Byzantine Icons to Be Repatriated to Cyprus

The government of the Netherlands decided to give back to the Church of Cyprus four portable Byzantine icons that date back to the 16th...

Greek Diaspora, AHEPA Support NGO Apostoli

“The Greek Diaspora, through the organizations of AHEPA, will continue to stand by the Greeks that are hit by the crisis,” 25 Governors of...

Baltsa Sings Greek In Vienna Opera

The internationally renowned leading Greek mezzo-soprano, Agnes Baltsa, “the Greek with the angelic voice,” as the late famed conductor Herbert Von Karajan called her...

Six Greek Diaspora Personalities on Postal Stamps

The International Foundation for Greece honored six distinguished living personalities of the Greek Diaspora at the Acropolis Museum on September 16, in the presence...