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Deadline looms for North Macedonia to remove Star of Vergina from all public places

Following the signing of the Prespes Agreement by Greece and North Macedonia earlier this year, the deadline is looming to rename monuments as well as remove the Star of Vergina …

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Greek police question last people who saw American scientist Suzanne Eaton alive

Greek police are investigating the murder of American scientist Suzanne Eaton, 59, who disappeared on Crete on 2 July and was found dead last week. It is believed that the …

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Greek minister renounces anti-Semitic past after Israeli media slams his appointment

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called new Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis to congratulate him, while World Jewish Congress leader Ronald Lauder issued a statement that the new Greek PM …

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Post-Brexit scenarios for Greeks in the UK and Brits in Cyprus

EU member states are exploring the future of British nationals living in their countries should the UK not secure a deal until 31 October, thus automatically withdrawing from the European …

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‘We are not traitors. The boys of ΕΛΔΥΚ fought like heroes’

The terror of the war has kept his eyes teary for years now. The atrocities he witnessed 45 years ago now torture his mind. Nightmares covered in blood and dust …

Dialogue

Greek elections: following the bouncing ball

The Sky News’ Outsiders program last week excelled in absurdity in their zealousness to rejoice in the victory of conservative New Democracy in Greece. The co-hosts heralded the “slaying of …

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New Greek PM Mitsotakis explains why there are few women in parliament

Greece’s new Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has come under fire for the lack of female representation in parliament, the current cabinet of 22 having only two women. Questioned about it …

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Crete’s police start DNA testing on suspects over death of American scientist found in Nazi bunker

The body of American biologist Suzanne Eaton, 59, was discovered by two locals on Monday in a cave that had been turned into a Nazi bunker during World War II. …

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Greek Freak dominates the ESPY Awards

World recognition for Giannis Antetokounmpo knows no bounds. The most recent accomplishment of the Milwaukee Bucks player came from the ESPY Awards, where he was named the winner in both …

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Extreme weather leads to foreigner deaths at popular Greek seaside resort

At least seven people, including children aged eight and two years, died after extreme weather struck a popular tourist region in Greece. Deaths included those of two elderly Czech nationals …