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DNA of human skeletons discovered in India linked to modern day Greeks, researchers find

One of two piles of human skeletons discovered by researchers on the shores of Roopkund Lake in northern India are believed to be the remains of Greeks. Researchers analysed the …

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Stray dog from Pyrgos, Greece, saves lives of patients in Switzerland

The story of Candy, a stray dog from Pyrgos, in the Peloponnese, has gone viral. Candy was found several years ago as a stray pup by an animal welfare group. …

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Australia moves quietly on Greek warships sale; with White House blessings

The Australian defence ministry has moved forward on the possible sale of the Adelaide class FFG frigates to Greece, according to a report in the Australian Defence Magazine. Greece is …

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Greek officials send respects to friends and families of US shootings

The Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Sunday posted a message on Twitter concerning the mass shooting at a Walmart store at the US border city of El Paso on …

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Ancient Greek skull found in Turkey shows evidence of neurosurgery performed 2,200 years ago

Archaeologists carrying out excavations at the Ancient Greek city of Euromus dating to the 5th century BC, in the area now occupied by Turkey found a skull with marks indicating …

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Greece’s Hellenic Air Force Daedalus team wins awards in UK international air show

The Greek team of the Hellenic Air Force (HAF) was awarded a prize at the 2019 Royal Navy International Air Day that took place in the United Kingdom from the …

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Ex-Trump aide Papadopoulos heads to Greece to get $10,000 amid claims of a CIA or FBI set-up

Former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos on Sunday said he is returning to Greece to retrieve $10,000 that he suspects was handed to him as part of a CIA or …

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Letter: Protest against Albanian vandalism

The Panepirotic Federation of Australia condemns the recent dynamiting of the monument erected in the Greek minority village of Krania to honour Thymios Liolis, an ethnic Greek who fought in …

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Ethnic Greek Thymios Liolis war monument vandalised in Northern Epirus

On Wednesday 24 July 2019, the Greek minority village of Krania in Albania was rocked by the sound of explosions. Suspected ultra-nationalist, irredentist Albanian groups attacked and dynamited the monument …

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Incoming British PM Boris Johnson, lover of Greece, can recite the Iliad in Ancient Greek but won’t return the Parthenon Marbles

Boris Johnson has become the new prime minister of the UK. Standing outside Downing Street, he gave a speech filled with patriotic pronouncements and promised to defy “the doubters, the …