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Woman Beaten to Death by Husband in 16th Femicide in Greece this Year

A 29-year-old woman in the northeastern Greek city of Alexandroupoli died on Thursday night after allegedly suffering a severe beating at the hands of her husband. This is the 16th femicide in Greece this year alone. The victim, a mother...

A Message of Love: Femicide Video Goes Viral in Greece

A popular Greek company released a video depicting a story of femicide for November 25th, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. For many in the United States, Thursday, November 25th, 2021, is a day to celebrate...

Coroner: Gabby Petito Died by Strangulation

Dr. Brent Blue, the Teton County Wyoming coroner, stated on Tuesday that Gabby Petito died after being manually strangled. Blue had already ruled that the young woman's death, which shocked the US, was a homicide, but he only now released...

Twelve Femicides in Greece in Less than A Year: Experts Respond

Femicide, or the killing of women by men, is a worldwide phenomenon, but the 12 femicide cases recorded in the first nine months of 2021 in Greece is a mind-blowing number. Last May, the Greek public was obsessed with, and...

Greece Femicides: Man Murders 47-Year Old Woman in Rethymno

Greece got shocked by another case of femicide that occurred in the country on Sunday evening.

New Femicide in Greece: Woman Murdered by Husband in Larissa

Greece was shocked on Tuesday by another brutal femicide of a wife by her husband, this time in the city of Larissa in central Greece.

Six Women Murdered by their Husbands in Seven Months in Greece

In Greece, six women have been murdered by their husbands or boyfriends in just seven months.

New Murder in Greece Brings Back Haunting Memories of Caroline Crouch

A brutal murder of a 26-year old woman took place on the peaceful Cycladic island of Folegandros in Greece on Friday.

Violent Crimes on the Rise in Greece

Almost every other day since the lockdown was eased in mid-May there has been some sort of violent crime in Greece-killings, stabbings, abductions-it's as if everyone blew a gasket at once.

Missing French Tourist Violet Gigano Found Dead in Greece

The French tourist Violet Gigano who has been missing for six days was found dead near Elafonissi in the region of Chania, Crete.