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Juncker praises Tsipras over refugee crisis management
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Juncker praises Tsipras over refugee crisis management

makis - Feb 18, 2016

The president of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker reportedly praised Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras for the “significant Greek efforts” in…

Moscovici wants an agreement with Greece by Easter
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Moscovici wants an agreement with Greece by Easter

makis - Feb 17, 2016

The European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs Pierre Moscovici stated that the technical talks with Greece…

Greece-Turkey-Germany discuss refugee crisis on Thursday
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Greece-Turkey-Germany discuss refugee crisis on Thursday

makis - Feb 17, 2016

The Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has arranged a series of meetings ahead of the European summit on the refugee…

EU task force for Greece had several shortcomings, say auditors
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EU task force for Greece had several shortcomings, say auditors

makis - Feb 16, 2016

The group of European Union experts who helped Greece abide by the terms of its bailout programs had several shortcomings…

Australia seizes meth-filled bra inserts in major drugs bust
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Australia seizes meth-filled bra inserts in major drugs bust

Panos - Feb 15, 2016

Australian police have seized more than Aus$1 billion in methamphetamine, or ice, some concealed in inserts for bras in one…

Greece says arrests three armed Britons at Turkish border
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Greece says arrests three armed Britons at Turkish border

chris1 - Feb 14, 2016

Greece arrested three heavily armed Britons near the Turkish border, police said Sunday, without indicating if the trio were seeking…

Thirteen European FAs pledge FIFA backing to Infantino
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Thirteen European FAs pledge FIFA backing to Infantino

ilias1 - Feb 14, 2016

The soccer association chiefs of 13 European countries that met in Belgrade on Saturday have pledged unanimous support to Gianni…

Russian Patriarch and Pope call for Christian unity together
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Russian Patriarch and Pope call for Christian unity together

chris1 - Feb 14, 2016

In a joint declaration, they also urged the world to protect Christians from persecution in the Middle East. The Pope…

Refugee crisis ‘a near existential’ threat to Europe, says Kerry
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Refugee crisis ‘a near existential’ threat to Europe, says Kerry

Sokratis - Feb 13, 2016

The mass influx of refugees and other migrants into Europe spells a "near existential threat" to the continent, US Secretary…

Avramopoulos plays down Schengen warning as Greece faces deadline
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Avramopoulos plays down Schengen warning as Greece faces deadline

Sokratis - Feb 13, 2016

European Immigration and Home Affairs Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos on Friday sought to play down fears of Greece being excluded from…

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Dijsselbloem urges ECB to study security risks of 500 euro banknote

Panos - Feb 12, 2016

The European Central Bank should make proposals on how to reduce security risks linked to the 500 euro note which…

Aegate Welcomes the Publication of EU FMD
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Aegate Welcomes the Publication of EU FMD

Panos - Feb 12, 2016

Aegate has welcomed the publication of the Delegated Regulation which sets in motion the Europe wide implementation of the Falsified…

Einstein and the incredible discovery of gravitational waves
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Einstein and the incredible discovery of gravitational waves

Panos - Feb 12, 2016

Scientists have discovered gravitational waves, ripples in space and time, that confirm one of Albert Einstein’s last unverified theories about…

NATO warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisis
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NATO warships ordered to Aegean to help with migrant crisis

makis - Feb 11, 2016

NATO’s European commander on Thursday ordered three warships to move immediately to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly…

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NATO agrees to Aegean refugee mission, says German Defense Minister

Panos - Feb 11, 2016

NATO has agreed to start a mission in the Aegean Sea to help slow refugee flows and to stop people…

UN urges Turkey to open border to Syrians fleeing Aleppo
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UN urges Turkey to open border to Syrians fleeing Aleppo

Panos - Feb 10, 2016

Turkey must open its doors to the tens of thousands of Syrians who have massed at the border after fleeing…

Greek government pleased with official visit to Iran
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Greek government pleased with official visit to Iran

makis - Feb 08, 2016

The Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is currently in Iran on an official visit, in an effort to develop ties and…

Survivors pulled out of building 2 days after Taiwan quake
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Survivors pulled out of building 2 days after Taiwan quake

Panos - Feb 08, 2016

Two survivors, one found shielded under the body of her husband, were pulled out alive from a toppled high-rise apartment…

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Hollande, Merkel stress migrant crisis needs EU solution

Panos - Feb 08, 2016

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande stressed on Sunday the migrant crisis, which brought more than a…

Greek and Greek-Australian Scientists to Patent First MS Treatment
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Greek and Greek-Australian Scientists to Patent First MS Treatment

Sokratis - Feb 06, 2016

Sclerosis, also known as MS, is a demyelinating disease in which the insulating covers of nerve cells in the brain…