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Leading candidate for US envoy to EU: ‘Strong reason for Greece moving away from euro’
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Leading candidate for US envoy to EU: ‘Strong reason for Greece moving away from euro’

Panos - Feb 06, 2017

US President Donald Trump’s choice for America's ambassador to the European Union told Bloomberg over the weekend that there's a "very strong reason for Greece moving away…

Russian hackers attacked US Joint Chiefs of Staff
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Russian hackers attacked US Joint Chiefs of Staff

Panos - Dec 16, 2016

Amid the ongoing uproar caused by the CIA’s assessment that Russian-baked hackers were responsible for the hacked DNC e-mails and their passing on to wikileaks, which influenced…

Obama insists on need for reforms and ‘meaningful’ debt relief
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Obama insists on need for reforms and ‘meaningful’ debt relief

Sokratis - Nov 13, 2016

Ahead of his two-day visit to Athens that begins Tuesday, US President Barack Obama has stressed the need for “meaningful debt relief” for Greece and expressed Washington’s…

Greece takes delivery of 3 Chinooks from US
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Greece takes delivery of 3 Chinooks from US

Sokratis - Nov 12, 2016

Greece has received three Chinook helicopters as part of a deal struck with the US in the spring of 2015 for the delivery of a total of…

DEPA pays price of government nod to US gas
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DEPA pays price of government nod to US gas

Sokratis - Nov 05, 2016

The Public Gas Corporation (DEPA) is apparently paying the price for a Greek decision to facilitate business plans that pave the way for American liquefied natural gas…

US President Barack Obama to visit Athens in November
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US President Barack Obama to visit Athens in November

Panos - Oct 26, 2016

The President of the United States of America Barack Obama is scheduled to visit Athens in mid November, according to a statement issued by the White House.…

Mitsotakis heads to US Tuesday for seven days
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Mitsotakis heads to US Tuesday for seven days

Sokratis - Oct 08, 2016

The leader of the main conservative opposition New Democracy, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, is to begin a seven-day visit to the US on Tuesday. Mitsotakis, whose party is leading…

Clinton and Trump battled fiercely in a bitter debate (Video)
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Clinton and Trump battled fiercely in a bitter debate (Video)

Panos - Sep 27, 2016

With a tight election on the line, Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hilary Clinton faced off on Monday at their first presidential debate, a battle emergedg as…

Tsipras to Greek-Americans: You should be proud to be Greeks
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Tsipras to Greek-Americans: You should be proud to be Greeks

Panos - Sep 23, 2016

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras visited a Greek school in New York’s Astoria district on Thursday and talked to the students, telling them that they have to be…

Italy’s Renzi: At last Hollande is with us, we can cause a stir
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Italy’s Renzi: At last Hollande is with us, we can cause a stir

Sokratis - Sep 10, 2016

After the EU-Mediterranean summit in Athens on Friday, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi expressed his satisfaction that French President Francois Hollande joined Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’s initiative…

Obama warns UK against isolationism and xenophobia
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Obama warns UK against isolationism and xenophobia

chris1 - Apr 24, 2016

The US President was given a rock star welcome by more than 500 young British people at a ‘town hall’ style question and answer event in London.…

Greece urged to fix loopholes for visa-free travel to the US
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Greece urged to fix loopholes for visa-free travel to the US

chris1 - Mar 20, 2016

Greece has until the end of the month to meet new strict criteria for the visa-free travel of its citizens to the US as part of the…

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump rack up more wins
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Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump rack up more wins

Panos - Mar 02, 2016

Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump have both won the most states on the biggest day of the race for the US presidential nominations. Alabama, Georgia,…

US delays European data privacy billdelays European data privacy bill
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US delays European data privacy billdelays European data privacy bill

Panos - Jan 21, 2016

US lawmakers are delaying legislation that would give Europeans access to US privacy rights, sources told Reuters on Wednesday. The same sources said that the delay could…

Gunman dead after Christmas Eve Shooting at US Mall
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Gunman dead after Christmas Eve Shooting at US Mall

Panos - Dec 25, 2015

A gunman is dead after an argument sparked an officer-involved shooting on Thursday at the Northlake Mall in Charlotte, North Carolina, which was packed with last-minute shoppers…

No more US patrols in the South China Sea
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No more US patrols in the South China Sea

Panos - Dec 15, 2015

According to the news agency Reuters, the US Navy is unlikely to carry out another patrol within 12 nautical miles of Chinese-built islands in the South China…

San Bernardino shooters money trail under FBI scrutiny
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San Bernardino shooters money trail under FBI scrutiny

Panos - Dec 09, 2015

The FBI is investigating a loan of $28,000 given out from a peer-to-peer lender in California, to the radicalised couple that killed fourteen people in San Bernardino,…

US gives $24 million in refugee aid for Europe
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US gives $24 million in refugee aid for Europe

ilias1 - Dec 04, 2015

The United States is giving $24 million in new money to help refugees as the European winter approaches. The aid will go to the UN refugee agency…

US to send elite troops to Iraq to fight ISIL
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US to send elite troops to Iraq to fight ISIL

Panos - Dec 02, 2015

US Secretary of Defense Ash Carter offered few details on the new “expeditionary” group, but said it would be larger than the roughly 50 US special operations…

U.S. ambassador in favour of debt relief for Greece
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U.S. ambassador in favour of debt relief for Greece

makis - Nov 30, 2015

U.S. Ambassador in Athens David Pearce on Monday said he was in favour of debt relief for Greece stressing the country’s importance as an energy hub a…