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Austria Says Europe Won't Kneel Before Erdogan, Greece Will be Provided Assistance

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz issued a statement on Sunday, reiterating Austria's full support for Greece's efforts to keep Europe's borders intact. Kurz declared that Greece needs the full solidarity and support of the European Union in this difficult situation, which...

Austrian Chancellor Kurz Declares Turkey is Attacking Europe and Greece

In an unprecedented gesture of support for Greece, Sebastian Kurz, the Chancellor of Austria flatly declared on Tuesday that Turkey is attacking the European Union and Greece. Kurz accused the Turkish President from Vienna of "consciously" organizing this refugee ''attack,'' which...

Eliud Kipchoge Becomes First Human to Run the Marathon in Under Two Hours

World record holder Eliud Kipchoge made history on Saturday by becoming the first human being to run a marathon in under two hours. The Kenyan Olympic marathon champion and world record holder completed a course around Vienna's Prater Park in...

Melina Mercouri’s Songs Featured at Ancient Greek Theater Festival of Carnuntum

The Ancient Greek Theater Festival of Carnuntum, featuring Melina Mercouri, began on Saturday, at the amphitheater of the ancient Roman city of Carnuntum, today's Austrian city of Petronell. Mercouri was described at the festival as the ''most important Greek woman of...

UN to Honor the Ionian Islands’ Cuisine in Vienna

The United Nations announced on Friday that its employees at the Vienna offices will have the chance to taste recipes from the cuisine of the Ionian islands for a week starting Monday, February 11. Traditional recipes from the islands, also...

The Austrian Parliament and The Story Behind its Unique Greek Character

One of the most beautiful and impressive Parliament buildings anywhere in Europe is in the Austrian capital of Vienna. Standing in the city's center since the nineteenth century, the Austrian Parliament impresses visitors to the city with its perfect resemblance to...

Why These Greek Euro Coins Could Be Worth Thousands

Two Germans are raising eyebrows in the world of numismatics after listing two 2-euro coins on eBay with an asking price of several thousand euros. The sellers claim that their coins, which were among the first to be issued in 2002,...

Austria Calls for EU Armies to Guard Europe’s Borders from Migrant Influx

Austria's Defense Minister Mario Kunasek proposed for the deployment of soldiers from EU member states to support Frontex in guarding European borders from migrants. Kunasek spoke in a meeting of European defense ministers in Vienna saying that military personnel would be...

Greek Anarchists Target Austrian Mission in Athens

Members of Greece's anarchist group Rouvikonas (Rubicon) carried out a protest outside the residence of the Austrian ambassador in Athens on Sunday. A group of anarchists riding motorbikes approached the ambassador’s residence and threw flyers at the building in what...

Crete: "Star Destination" for Austrian Tourists

The island of Crete is being called a "star destination" for Austrian tourists by the country's tour operators, based on data showing that Crete was among Austrians' top tourist destination, in 2017. According to data from TUI Group, a multinational...