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Nov 16, 2017
Flash floods kill 15 in Athens; Greek PM Alexis Tsipras declares national mourningFlash floods caused by heavy rain have killed at least 15 people and caused destruction in Greece
Jun 15, 2017
Greece to get a payout of 8.5 billion euros, eurozone ministers 'optimistic' about Greek bailout dealEurozone ministers said they were optimistic about reaching a bailout deal with Greece but warned Athens would have to wait for a deal on future debt relief
Jun 07, 2017
Joe Biden: Donald Trump at odds with most Americans on climate changeAthens: Former US vice-president Joe Biden stressed the need to address global warming, despite US president Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord, and voiced confidence that the US can overcome its current introspective phase.
Nov 11, 2016
'Mafia style' football violence earns ire of Greek governmentThe Greek government warned that violence plaguing football in the country would not be tolerated even if it means banning teams from European play.
Jul 17, 2016
Turkish coup: Greece charges eight asylum seekers with illegal entryEight Turkish military officers who fled to Greece by helicopter after a failed coup were on Sunday charged by a prosecutor with illegal entry and violating Greek airspace, their lawyer said.
Mar 15, 2016
Greek borders closed, will not reopen in near future: Greek Prime MinisterGreek Prime Minister called on the refugees on Tuesday to allow the government to move them to reception centres, stressing that the borders are "closed"
Mar 10, 2016
Merkel fumes over Balkans migrant route closure; EU divisions deepenThe German and Greek leaders blasted Balkan countries for shutting their borders to migrants ahead of an European Union ministers meeting on Thursday, with Greek Premier Alexis Tsipras warning that the EU "has no future if it goes on like that"
Feb 29, 2016
'Greece was simply left on the outside': Merkel refuses to allow Greece to plunge into 'chaos'German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said the European Union cannot allow Greece, a country bailed out from its huge debt crisis, to plunge into "chaos" by shutting European borders to refugees.
Dec 23, 2015
Greece legalises same-sex civil unions, gives couples 'equal rights in life and death'Greece's parliament early on Wednesday approved a bill granting same-sex couples the right to a civil union, despite strong opposition from the influential Orthodox church.
Nov 30, 2015
Our pilots are not mercurial as yours: Greek PM Tsipras trolls Turkey's Davutoglu on TwitterA highly unusual online exchange took place on Twitter between the prime ministers of Greece and Turkey late on Sunday.