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Bestselling Author Victoria Hislop Sworn In as Greek Citizen

English author Victoria Hislop was on Thursday officially sworn-in as a Greek citizen during a special ceremony held at the interior ministry. Hislop was awarded an honorary Greek citizenship in July 2020 for her work promoting modern Greece's history and...

Tom Hanks Becomes a Citizen of Greece

 Prokopios Pavlopoulos, the President of the Hellenic Republic, on Friday signed the official papers marking the honorary naturalization of the famous American actor and philhellene, Tom Hanks. The veteran Hollywood star is married to Rita Wilson, who is of Greek descent on...

Greek Citizen Illegally Detained in Maximum Security Prison in Burundi

Greek citizen Spyros Chagkampimana has been illegally detained in a maximum security prison in Burundi, Africa, for approximately four months, after he was arrested on June 27. He has been accused of refusing to make use of violent repression against demonstrators...

Greek Citizen Arrested in Italy for Trafficking Marihuana

A Greek citizen has been arrested in Italy for trafficking marihuana, announced the Italian AGI news agency. The port police in the city of Ancona found 27 kg of marihuana hidden between the rear seats of a car coming from...