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Greek Journalist Wins Libel Case Against Former Government Officials

Greek journalist Thanos Dimadis recently won a long legal battle in his libel case against media representatives and officials associated with the former SYRIZA administration. Dimadis, who also is an author and the current President of the Association of Foreign Press...

Greece Issues Damning Statement Following Turkey's Disrespectful Remarks on Pontian Genocide

The Greek Foreign Ministry issued a damning response on Sunday morning to the Turkish slander published on Saturday evening regarding a conference about the Pontian Genocide, where Greece's PM was present giving a speech. The Turkish Foreign Ministry issued the...

Investors' Calls for Compensation Over Greek Bailout Rejected by EU Court

The European Union's General Court made public on Thursday that the private investors who wished to be compensated for the losses they endured during the Greek bailout of 2012 will not receive any compensation. The individuals who had held sovereign...

Shops Vandalized in Central Athens Now Seek Compensation From the State

Constantinos Michalos, the President of the Athens Chamber of Commerce & Industry (EBEA) called on the Greek authorities on Saturday to compensate the businesses that were vandalized on Thursday night in central Athens. A group of supporters of the convicted...

Family of Murdered Greek Student to Get Compensation

More than 250,000 euros will be awarded as a compensation to the sister of Alexis Grigoropoulos; the 15-year old Greek student who was murdered by a policeman in 2008. The compensation was approved by the Greek police as a "monetary...

Greek Pole Vault Champion Seeks 530,000 Euros Compensation for Injury

Kostas Filippidis, the Gold medalist at the 2014 World Indoor Championships, has filed for compensation of 530,000 euros from the administrators of the Athens Olympic Stadium (OAKA). Filippidis claims that he sustained an injury that kept out of competitive sport...

Compensation of up to 600 Euros if Flight Delayed, Cancelled

Air passengers traveling on European roots or to flights from or to Europe are entitled up to 600 euros compensation if their flight is delayed, cancelled or because entry is refused due to overbooking. The amount varies depending on the...

Greece Inaugurates Special Committee to Pursue WWII Reparations from Germany

The special committee that will pursue war reparations, the repayment of the loan received during the occupation and the return of stolen archaeological treasures from Germany starts work today. The committee convenes a few days after Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras...

Turkish Cypriots Mulling Land-Swap Registration

The inner circle of the administration in Turkish-occupied northern Cyprus has approved a proposal to allow Turkish Cypriots to register for land swaps with Greek Cypriots. On Tuesday, the proposal was passed down to what passes for a parliament in...

Family of Turkish F-16 Pilot Claims Compensation of 650,000 euros from Greece

The daughter of a Turkish F-16 pilot claims 650,000 euros compensation from Greece, for the death of her father. She claims that in 1996, her father was killed when his aircraft crashed with a rocket of the Greek aircraft...