Two Greek soldiers freed from a Turkish prison have returned to their home country on a government jet after their unexpected release eased tensions between the historical rivals
ABC News. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 21:43:33 -0400.
JOHN MCGARRY IN ATHENS: Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has held a private meeting with his players to stress to them that he's not on the verge of quitting the club.
Daily Mail. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 23:57:07 +0100.
Greek fishermen on the Dodecanese chain of islands in the southeastern Aegean say they are being harassed by Turkish Coast Guard vessels escorting Turkish fishing boats into Greek territorial waters.
Ekathimerini. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 19:34:38 GMT.
A cat lover's purrfect job awaits on a Greek island, where a sanctuary is seeking someone to care for dozens of felines while soaking up the rays in paradise, according to an ad posted to Facebook last week.
Newsmax. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 13:16:46 EDT.
ATHENS (AFP) - A large fire broke out Sunday on the Greek island of Evia near Athens, the government said, with two villages evacuated, less than a month after over 90 people died in Greece's worst-ever wildfire.
Straits Times. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 03:59:25 +0800.
A young victim of the mass shooting in Toronto's Greektown neighbourhood was among the crowd at a benefit concert held Saturday night to raise money for those impacted by last month's violence.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sun, 12 Aug 2018 08:28:16 EDT.
Diver Vasilis Mentogiannis is campaigning to protect a unique site in a remote gulf in north-eastern Greece where seahorses - a protected species ravaged by pollution and overfishing - are thriving. ...
Yahoo. Tue, 07 Aug 2018 08:29:07 -0400.
Russia says it has summoned Greece's ambassador to Moscow to inform him of "reciprocal measures" after Athens's expulsion of two Russian diplomats last month over allegations of meddling with its relations with Macedonia.
Radio Liberty. Mon, 06 Aug 2018 18:36:07 +0000.
German Interior Minister Horst Seehofer on Sunday said he hoped for a breakthrough this week in talks with Italy and Greece on taking back asylum-seekers already registered in those countries, as Berlin toughens its migration policies.
The Local. Mon, 06 Aug 2018 10:38:47 +0200.
Facts about Greece
The Hellenic Republic, also known as Greece, is a parliamentary
democracy located on the Balkan peninsula in southern Europe. Its
capital city is Athens, and its currency is the Euro. The primary
language of Greece is Greek, and the country's estimated population in
2007 was 10,706,000.