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  • Anniversary blues

    Anniversary blues

    It was a rather strained effort in Rome last Saturday to project the European Union as “our common future”. So perhaps it is for the greater glory of the Continent, and a pious signal of intent on the EU’s 60th anniversary was only to be expected. However, behind the facade of the Rome Declaration, so-called, …

    March 29, 2017
  • 2,500 yr old city discovered

    2,500 yr old city discovered

    Scientists have discovered the remains of a 2,500-year-old city in Greece, a finding that can change our understanding of the area traditionally considered to be a backwater of the ancient world. Archaeologists from the University of Gothenburg in Sweden have begun exploring a previously unknown ancient city at a village called Vlochos, five hours north …

    December 14, 2016
  • 2,500 yr old city discovered

    2,500 yr old city discovered

    Scientists have discovered the remains of a 2,500-year-old city in Greece, a finding that can change our understanding of the area traditionally considered to be a backwater of the ancient world. Archaeologists from the University of Gothenburg in Sweden have begun exploring a previously unknown ancient city at a village called Vlochos, five hours north …

    December 14, 2016
  • Obama warns against ‘crude’ nationalism

    Obama warns against ‘crude’ nationalism

    US President Barack Obama on Tuesday issued a warning against “crude” nationalism following Donald Trump’s shock election win as he visited Europe on a mission to reassure jittery allies. Obama, making his last foreign trip as president, said the NATO alliance was “absolutely vital” to US interests and stressed a strong, unified Europe was good …

    November 15, 2016
  • Obama warns against ‘crude’ nationalism

    Obama warns against ‘crude’ nationalism

    US President Barack Obama on Tuesday issued a warning against “crude” nationalism following Donald Trump’s shock election win as he visited Europe on a mission to reassure jittery allies. Obama, making his last foreign trip as president, said the NATO alliance was “absolutely vital” to US interests and stressed a strong, unified Europe was good …

    November 15, 2016
  • Obama warns against ‘crude’ nationalism

    Obama warns against ‘crude’ nationalism

    US President Barack Obama on Tuesday issued a warning against “crude” nationalism following Donald Trump’s shock election win as he visited Europe on a mission to reassure jittery allies. Obama, making his last foreign trip as president, said the NATO alliance was “absolutely vital” to US interests and stressed a strong, unified Europe was good …

    November 15, 2016
  • French Embassy in Athens suffers grenade attack

    French Embassy in Athens suffers grenade attack

    The attack occurred at 4.45 am, and was carried out by two attackers on a motorcycle.

    November 10, 2016
  • Greece: PM reshuffles cabinet, key ministries unchanged

    Greece: PM reshuffles cabinet, key ministries unchanged

    Hardliners were removed, while new faces, technocrats and close aides to Tsipras, joined the new lineup.

    November 5, 2016
  • Greece fears new wave of refugees

    Greece fears new wave of refugees

    The Greece government fears a new influx of refugees if the European Union (EU)-Turkey agreement on migrants/asylum seekers returning to Turkey fails, a media report said on Sunday. The Greece Minister of Migration, Yanis Muzalas, insists there was a minimum increase in arrivals since the failed Turkish coup and that at least 100 refugees a …

    August 14, 2016