Athens Mayor symbolically signs first same-sex civil partnerships

25 January 2016
65 Views

The Mayor of Athens Giorgos Kaminis announced that “today is an important day for human rights” as he symbolically singed the first civil partnership of a same-sex couple at noon on Monday.

In total Mr. Kaminis signed five civil partnerships on Monday, the first since the Parliament in Athens introduced the relevant legislation earlier in 2015.

You may be interested

Nearly 1,500 refugees passed into Greece in August
GREECE
shares152 views
GREECE
shares152 views

Nearly 1,500 refugees passed into Greece in August

makis - Aug 18, 2017

The number of refugees and illegal migrants that have landed in the Greek islands of the northern Aegean Sea have…

Father arrested after prostituting daughter for 5 euros
GREECE
shares130 views
GREECE
shares130 views

Father arrested after prostituting daughter for 5 euros

makis - Aug 18, 2017

A father was detained by police after it was revealed that he had been allegedly prostituting his 14-year-old girl on…

Greece does not recognise communist regime crimes
GREECE
shares117 views
GREECE
shares117 views

Greece does not recognise communist regime crimes

makis - Aug 18, 2017

The Greek government declined to take part in an international conference that denounces crimes committed by communist regimes. The Greek…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.