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Covid-19: Record 43 Deaths in Greece; New Emergency Measures Announced

A record 43 people who had suffered from Covid-19 died in Greece Wednesday, and there are currently 297 intubated patients in intensive care units around Greece -- representing the highest number of intubated patients recorded in one day since...

China Sends One Million Surgical Masks to Greece

A shipment of medical supplies provided by the Chinese government to Greece, at the urgent request of the Greek government, arrived in Athens on Saturday, via the Air China CA 863 flight. The aid, weighing about 8 tons, includes 550,000...

Anarchist Group ''Rubicon'' Strikes Again, Throwing Paint in Health Minister's Office

The well-known Greek anarchist group ''Rubicon'' struck again on Friday, this time at the office of the country's Minister of Health, Vassilis Kikilias. A total of four members of the group, comprising three men and one woman, threw red paint...

The Government Is Targeting the Whole Society, Says ND Spokesman Kikilias

New Democracy (ND) spokesman Vassilis Kikilias on Sunday accused the government of devastating the professionals, the low pensioners, the labourers and of targeting the whole society. "The Greek people have learned the truth and are outraged...In the following days New Democracy...

ND Spox: Greece Will Not Return to Normality Even if the Negotiation Concludes

Main opposition New Democracy (ND) spokesman Vassilis Kikilias on Thursday in an interview with Skai TV leveled against the government saying that even if the negotiation concludes, the country will not return to normality. Kikillias, who participates in the EPP...

Greece Needs a Serious and Credible Government, ND Spokesman Says

Main opposition New Democracy spokesman Vassilis Kikilias said "we are striving for the largest possible parliamentary majority," in an interview with Parapolitika newspaper, on Saturday. He also said there has been no other government in the post-junta period as destructive as SYRIZA-ANEL...

Second Review May Lead to Fourth Memorandum, ND Spokesman Kikilias Says

"On Wednesday's debate in parliament it was proven that the government does not have a plan for the country's exit from the crisis" noted main opposition New Democracy (ND) spokesman Vassilis Kikilias on Thursday. "Kyriakos Mitsotakis (ND leader) represents...

Greek Deputy Migration Minister: Citizenship Granting Bill for Second Generation Migrants to be Tabled First

Greece’s Deputy Migration Policy Minister Tasia Christodoulopoulou, in an interview with Athens-Macedonian News Agency, declared that her first bill to be tabled in the Greek Parliament will be the one regarding granting citizenship to second generation migrants. As she said, the bill is...

Greek Migration Minister: Citizenship to All Children Born in Greece

Greece's newly appointed Alternate Minister of Migration Policy Tasia Christodoulopoulou introduced the Ministry's initiative policies regarding migration. Among others, the program includes granting Greek citizenship to second generation migrants who were born and raised in Greece, as well as...