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Skiathos has the best beaches in the world: Conde Nast Traveler readers Choice 2019
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Skiathos has the best beaches in the world: Conde Nast Traveler readers Choice 2019

Panos - Jan 27, 2020

Greece was awarded the Readers’ Choice Awards 2019 by top travel magazine Conde Nast Traveler, with over 600,000 readers voting…

The world still in shock as NBA honours Kobe Bryant
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The world still in shock as NBA honours Kobe Bryant

Panos - Jan 27, 2020

The world was devastated by the death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant when a helicopter crashed into hillside in Calabasas,…

France will not tolerate threats against Greece and Cyprus, French Minister warns Turkey
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France will not tolerate threats against Greece and Cyprus, French Minister warns Turkey

Panos - Jan 27, 2020

Ahead of a scheduled meeting between Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis with French President Emmanuel Macron, in Paris next Wednesday, French…

Greek Defence Minister to Turkey: We will respond militarily, if provoked
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Greek Defence Minister to Turkey: We will respond militarily, if provoked

Panos - Jan 27, 2020

Defence Minister Nikos Panagiotopoulos said Greece would respond to any Turkish provocations by all means necessary, “even militarily”. “What is…

Man shot dead at bus depot in Attica
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Man shot dead at bus depot in Attica

Panos - Jan 27, 2020

One man has been shot dead at a bus depot in the area of Dionysos, a town and a municipality…

Weather forecast: Mostly fair
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Weather forecast: Mostly fair

Panos - Jan 27, 2020

Mostly fair weather and winds from variable directions are forecast for Monday. Wind velocity will reach 6 on the Beaufort…

The places hardest to afford a home (infographic)
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The places hardest to afford a home (infographic)

Panos - Jan 24, 2020

Big cities like London or San Francisco are well-known for their expensive real estate markets. But there are also a…

PM Mitsotakis: No political solution in Libya without scrapping of Turkish-Libya deal
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PM Mitsotakis: No political solution in Libya without scrapping of Turkish-Libya deal

Panos - Jan 24, 2020

“We will not ask Turkey what to do with East Med pipeline”, Greek PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis told Harvard and Stanford…

Russia denies reports it intends to recognise the Turkish pseudo-state of “Northern Cyprus”
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Russia denies reports it intends to recognise the Turkish pseudo-state of “Northern Cyprus”

Panos - Jan 24, 2020

Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova had denied reports that Russia intended to recognise the self-proclaimed independent Turkish state of “Turkish…

Greece: Turkey cannot speak of international law
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Greece: Turkey cannot speak of international law

Panos - Jan 24, 2020

The Greek Foreign Ministry issued a harsh statement in response to the unfounded claims by the Turkish Defence Minister, Hulusi…

German Parliament: Turkish-Libyan maritime MoU is illegal
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German Parliament: Turkish-Libyan maritime MoU is illegal

Panos - Jan 24, 2020

The legal department of the German Federal Parliament (Bundestag) opined that the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Turkey and Libya…

PM Mitsotakis chats with Ivanka Trump at Davos
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PM Mitsotakis chats with Ivanka Trump at Davos

Panos - Jan 24, 2020

PM Kyriakos Mitsotakis and his wife, Mareva, had the opportunity to chat with Ivanka Trump during a luncheon held by…

Weather forecast: Mostly fair
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Weather forecast: Mostly fair

Panos - Jan 24, 2020

Mostly fair weather and northwesterly winds are forecast for Friday. Wind velocity will reach 7 on the Beaufort scale. Mostly…

“Athens is one of the last cities in Europe that can still be old, weird & chaotic”
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“Athens is one of the last cities in Europe that can still be old, weird & chaotic”

Panos - Jan 23, 2020

At a time when the mainstream narrative is all about how Greece’s ‘best and brightest’ minds have been fleeing the…

These countries shut down the Internet the most
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These countries shut down the Internet the most

Panos - Jan 23, 2020

When it comes to curbing dissent and freedom of expression, some governments take the drastic step of shutting down the…

Turkey cuts off funding to mercenaries in Syria to force them to fight in Libya
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Turkey cuts off funding to mercenaries in Syria to force them to fight in Libya

Panos - Jan 23, 2020

According to reports, Turkey is exerting pressure on the terrorists and mercenaries under its command in Hassakeh and the Raqqa…

Infamous Greek criminal Kostas Passaris sentenced to 4 times life prison
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Infamous Greek criminal Kostas Passaris sentenced to 4 times life prison

Panos - Jan 23, 2020

Infamous Greek criminal Kostas Passaris was sentenced to 4 times life prison by the Athens Joint Circuit Court of Appeals…

Greece is a “flawed democracy”, Economist EIU report says
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Greece is a “flawed democracy”, Economist EIU report says

Panos - Jan 23, 2020

Greece is among the “flawed democracies”, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) white paper released annually since 2006. Greece…

Pirates release captured crew-members of Greek tanker ‘Happy Lady’
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Pirates release captured crew-members of Greek tanker ‘Happy Lady’

Panos - Jan 23, 2020

The eight crew-members of the Greek-flagged tanker "Happy Lady", among them five Greek nationals, that had been taken by pirates…

Weather forecast: Mostly fair
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Weather forecast: Mostly fair

Panos - Jan 23, 2020

Mostly fair weather and northerly winds are forecast for Thursday. Wind velocity will reach 7 on the Beaufort scale. Scattered…