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Greek Police Arrest 14 on Terror-Funding Charges

A Greek police counter-terrorism unit on Tuesday arrested 14 people -- including one Albanian national -- on charges of funding a terrorist group and money laundering. The defendants, 11 men and three women, were arrested in Attica and other parts of...

Parcel Bombs Terror Suspect to be Kept in Custody

A special appeals examining magistrate for terrorism issues and prosecutor, ordered that terror suspect Constantinos Yiagtzoglou be remanded in custody, following his testimony on Wednesday evening. Yiagtzoglou, 29, was arrested on Saturday and faces charges in connection with the letter...

Suspected Terrorist Charged with Attempted Murder of Former Greek PM

The 29-year-old man arrested as the suspect of sending parcel bombs, has been charged with attempted murder against former Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos. The suspect is facing serious charges, including assembling and posting a letter bomb to Papademos with...

Anarchist Group Rouvikonas Throws Flyers Against Papademos Outside Hospital

Members of anarchist group “Rouvikonas” (Rubicon) threw flyers outside Evangelismos hospital on Tuesday evening with insulting slogans against former prime minister Lucas Papademos, who is being treated there for injuries suffered after a terrorist attack against him. Police are searching...

Papademos' Condition Still Stable, Latest Medical Bulletin Says

The condition of former Greek premier Lucas Papademos continues to be "haemodynamically stable" while the progression of the wounds he sustained as a result of a letter-bomb blast on Thursday evening is good, according to the latest medical bulletin...

The Attack Against Papademos was the Second Against a Greek PM in 84 Years

The parcel bomb that exploded inside the car of former Greek prime minister Lucas Papademοs on Thursday was the second against a state leader in 84 years. It was June 6, 1933 when prime minister Eleftherios Venizelos was returning to...

Evidence of Parcel Bomb Against Former Greek PM Leads to Known Terrorist Group

After collecting evidence from the scene of the parcel bomb explosion in the car of former prime minister Lucas Papademos, Greek police suspect that the perpetrators are linked with the Conspiracy of the Cells of Fire terrorist group. According to...

European Official Expresses Sadness Over Terrorist Attack Against Former PM Papademos

European Central Bank Governor Mario Draghi expressed his sadness and sympathy on behalf of himself and all of the staff at the bank for former prime minister Lucas Papademos, following the terrorist attack against him on Thursday, according to...

Greece's Turn? Former Greek PM Papademos Says Debt Relief Is Just Part of Solution

Former Greek provisional prime minister and economist Lucas Papademos spoke at the conference of the Fletcher School, titled "Greece's Turn? Litmus Test for Europe." Papademos said that debt relief was necessary but not a solution for Greece's recovery on...