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Foreign Ministry: 'Greece Supports Spain's Territorial Integrity'

The foreign ministry said on Sunday Greece rejects unilateral actions by Catalonia to undermine Spain's territorial integrity, in the wake of the region's parliamentary vote to declare independence from Spain. "Greece supports Spain's territorial integrity and rejects unilateral actions that...

Greek Government on Catalonia Independence: "Unilateral Actions Unacceptable"

Greece fully supports Spain's territorial integrity and sovereignty and not unilateral actions, government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said commenting on Catalonia's unilateral declaration of independence. "We are very worried about the situation in Spain and we repeat that Europe can only...

Anarchists Handed Suspended Six-Month Sentence Over Spain Embassy Burst

Eighteen members of the self-proclaimed anarchist group Rouvikonas received a six-month suspended jail sentence by a misdemeanors court on Thursday for bursting into the Spanish embassy in central Athens on Wednesday. The court dismissed the charge of illegal violence requested...

Spain Ambassador ‘Shocked’ After Anarchists Storm Embassy in Athens

Spain’s Ambassador in Greece said that he was shocked following the invasion of his embassy by more than a dozen self-proclaimed anarchists protesting in favour of Catalonian independence. "I'm still very shocked and surprised because I'm not used to experiencing...

Protesters Storm Spanish Embassy in Athens (photos)

A group of protesters in favor of Catalonian independence forcibly entered the Spanish embassy in Athens on Wednesday morning. About 15 to 20 members of the anarchist group, Rubicon (Rouvikonas) entered the embassy, at Dionysiou Areopagitou Street, near the Acropolis, and...

Tourists in Greece Spend Less than in Spain and Cyprus

Foreign visitors to Greece in June spent far less than they did in Spain or Cyprus, a Kathimerini newspaper report says. On average, each visitor to Greece in June spent 45 percent less than tourists in Spain in the same...

Catalonia to Vote on Independence from Spain on October 1st

Catalonia’s parliament has given the greenlight for an independence vote that Spain's government says is illegal. On Wednesday Catalan lawmakers passed a law to to establish an October 1 referendum on whether to declare independence from Spain. Spain's central government...

Greek Woman among the Injured in Barcelona Attack

A Greek woman is among those injured in the terrorist attack in Barcelona on Thursday evening, the foreign ministry said in a press release, citing information from Spanish authorities. "According to the official information from Spanish authorities so far, a...

Barcelona Terror Attack: Multiple Casualties as Van Ploughs into Crowd at Las Ramblas

Two armed men barricaded themselves in a bar in Barcelona's city center Thursday after someone driving a van hopped a curb on a busy street and crashed into dozens of people. At least 13 people have reportedly been killed and...

Spain Threatens Blocking Greece's Bailout Due to Legal Case

Greece's failure to drop a legal case against European experts who had worked on the Greek privatization program has caused an angry reaction from Spain as the country has threatened to block the latest bailout disbursement to Greece on Friday, FRANCE 24...