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Massive Shipment of Humanitarian Aid from Greece Headed to Ukraine

A massive shipment of humanitarian aid from Greece, the fourth such package sent in the wake of the war, was shipped to Odessa, Ukraine on Tuesday. The last time Greece sent an aid package to the war-torn country was on...

Greece Delivers 14 Tons of Humanitarian Aid to Ukraine

Greece delivered 14 tons of humanitarian aid to Ukraine on Sunday, Ukrainian officials said.  The aid was transported by trucks to the Ukrainian-Romanian border, from where it was picked up by other means of transport. Commander of the Joint Forces...

Greece Bolsters Humanitarian Aid to Haiti After Devastating Earthquake

Greece has earmarked an additional 100,000 euros to bolster its humanitarian aid to Haiti in the wake of the recent devastating earthquake, the Foreign Ministry said in an announcement on Tuesday. The money will go toward the increased needs arising...

Greece Delivers Aid to Quake-Struck Croatia

Greece delivered humanitarian aid to Croatia on Wednesday in response to the country's request for assistance after Tuesday's earthquake.

Greece Sends Humanitarian Aid to Armenia

Over the weekend, Greece sent a planeload of humanitarian relief supplies gathered by Armenian organizations in the country, destined for the victims of the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict in Artsakh (Nagorno-Karabakh). The Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs responded to the request of Armenian...

Lesvos Receives 33 Tons of Humanitarian Aid from Two German Organizations

Thirty three tons of humanitarian aid for both refugees and locals was delivered to the municipality and hospital on the island of Lesvos on Tuesday, by two German organizations. The aid includes four tons of medical supplies for the needs...

Russian Government Thanks Greece for Airspace Access

Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova expressed Russia's gratitude for Greece's decision to allow Russian humanitarian aid aircrafts headed to Syria to fly through Greece's airspace, according to Sputnik news agency. "We appreciate Greek partners' adherence to principles and respect for...

Martin Schulz: Difficult Times Ahead for Greece

Martin Schulz, the President of the European Parliament called for people to respect Sunday's NO vote in the referendum, but also expressed his pessimism regarding Greece's future and warned of a humanitarian crisis in the country. "This is a difficult day: there's a broad majority in...

Greece’s Aid Campaign for Flood Victims in Serbia, Bosnia

Several campaigns have been organized in Greece to help the victims of the catastrophic floods that hit Serbia and Bosnia. More than 20 tons of humanitarian aid have already been collected in the northern Greek municipality of Katerini for Thursday delivered to...

Apartment Building for the Homeless

The volunteers of the nonprofit organization “Human People” furnished a six-story building located in the center of Athens, which will host at least 15 homeless families with young children. The repairs in the building, which started last December, are almost...