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April 23, 2018
ATHENS/MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Members of the Greek Rouvikonas anarchist group threw paint bombs at the buildings of the French embassy and consulate in Athens in protest at the involvement of Paris in strikes in Syria, local media reported on Sunday. According to the Kathimerini newspaper, at leastÃâÃÂ ...
AMN Al-Masdar News
April 18, 2018
BEIRUT, LEBANON (12:20 P.M.) – Members of the All-Workers Militant Front (PAME) took to the streets of Athens on Tuesday in protest of the US, British, and French April 13 airstrikes on Syria. Footage shows the protesters as they marched between the Syntagma square, the Embassy of France, the EUÃâÃÂ ...
April 17, 2018
You'll see them at your local farmers' market, coffee shop and playground, and also in the waiting rooms of foreign embassies in Athens. Turkish political refugees – academics, high-ranking civil servants, doctors, engineers and sundry other qualified professionals – are a reality, as it is estimated thatÃâÃÂ ...
New Jersey Herald
April 16, 2018
A protester holds a burning U.S. flag during a rally outside the U.S. embassy in Athens, Saturday, April 14, 2018. Thousands of supporters of the Greek Communist party marched to the embassy during an anti-war rally opposing the military strikes by western countries in Syria. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)
April 15, 2018
Protests erupted in parts of the world, including U.S. and Britain, against the U.S.-led missile attack against Syria. The U.S., Britain and France launched joint airstrikes in Syria earlier Saturday in response to a suspected chemical attack on civilians by Syrian President Bashar Assad's government.
March 29, 2018
... the Ministry has summoned Greek Charge d'affaires in Tehran following an attack by an unknown person on an employee of Iran's embassy in Athens. ... in the absence of the ambassador to express Tehran's deep outrage over the attack by an unknown person on a staffer of Iranian embassy in Athens.
March 27, 2018
The project of renovating the building of the US Embassy in Athens, on Vassilissis Sofias Avenue, is underway, the embassy announced on Tuesday. The US administration has contracted US-based Caddell Construction company to renovate and rehabilitate the historic “Chancery” building, designed byÃâÃÂ ...
March 21, 2018
Police of Greece detained Russian woman Maria Efimova within the investigation of the case over the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia in Cyprus, BBC reports. The Russian embassy in Athens is checking the information about the detention of Efimova in one of the police departments of theÃâÃÂ ...
March 17, 2018
A group of Greek protestors occupied the German consulate in Crete in order to draw attention to the Turkish operation against the Kurdish city of Afrin. The protestors used the consulate communications to send emails and faxes to the Turkish embassy in Athens condemning President Erdogan's operation.
The Local Germany
March 11, 2018
The German embassy in Athens, above, said the area had inadequate signposting. Photo: German ... The station said that according to Germany's embassy in Athens, as well as local authorities, this type of incident occurs frequently as the prohibited area does not have sufficient signage or fencing.
March 9, 2018
Two German journalists were detained on Friday after entering a military area near the border village of Pragi, close to Didymoteicho. According to local reports, the journalists claimed to be working for German television channel ARD and said they were in Evros for a report on Turks returning fromÃâÃÂ ...
March 8, 2018
The competition, held at the Orange Grove, the embassy's startup incubator in central Athens, was organized with the support of the US Embassy in Athens. It was attended by Dutch Ambassador Caspar Veldkamp and his US counterpart Geoffrey Pyatt. H.E. Mr. Geoffrey R. Pyatt, Ambassador of the USA toÃâÃÂ ...
The Daily Star
March 7, 2018
A boy holds up a placard reading in German 'We only want peace' as refugees, mainly coming from Syria, protest outside the German embassy in Athens on July 19, 2017. AFP / Louisa Gouliamaki. RSS; Follow; Email; Print; Share. Reuters. you've reached a subscriber-only article. Sign up now and accessÃâÃÂ ...
February 27, 2018
Anti-terror units are examining security camera footage showing two men carrying out Monday's hand-grenade attack against a police precinct in Athens, sources said on Tuesday. The footage reportedly shows the two men approaching and leaving the scene of the attack on a motorcycle. The sources saidÃâÃÂ ...
The Sofia Globe
February 18, 2018
A memorial to Vassil Levski was unveiled at the Bulgarian embassy in Greek capital Athens on February 18, the day Bulgaria marks the 145th anniversary of the execution of the hero of the struggle for liberation from Ottoman rule. The ceremony began with an Orthodox Christian service in a BulgarianÃâÃÂ ...
Independent Balkan News Agency
February 16, 2018
Energy is the reason why U.S. ambassador to Greece, Geoffrey R. Pyatt, went to Ankara yesterday, Thursday, said Steven Bitner, an economist at the US Embassy in Athens, speaking at the Athens Energy Forum conference. The latest developments in the Eastern Mediterranean region due to Ankara'sÃâÃÂ ...
February 16, 2018
The Egyptian embassy in Athens hosted a musical celebration earlier this week featuring the works of Greek-Alexandrian poet Constantine Cavafy, with an audience of many local Greeks with Egyptian connections. Egypt's ambassador to Greece, Mohamed Farid Mounib, noted the deep historical andÃâÃÂ ...
February 10, 2018
The U.S. State Department and the British Embassy in Athens condemned the second furlough of terrorist Dimitris Koufodinas from prison on Friday. The November 17 terrorist group assassin who serves eleven life sentences was granted a two-day leave from the Korydallos Prison that started Friday at 9ÃâÃÂ ...
January 20, 2018
An attempt was made to attack the Ukrainian embassy in Athens, Greece, with Molotov cocktails, according to Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin. Photo from UNIAN. "At night, an attempt was made to attack our embassy in Athens with Molotov cocktails. Probably radicals under the influence of Russia.
December 31, 1999
The global community has been on edge for the past few days after US President Donald Trump tweeted that the US would launch an attack on Syria sometime soon. The message has prompted large-scale pacifist protests across the world – in the US itself, the UK and Greece, to name a few. MultipleÃâÃÂ ...
Hurriyet Daily News
December 31, 1999
“We want the extradition of the eight soldiers,” he told reporters at the Turkish Embassy in Athens. He added that a new file along with new evidence was given to Greek officials in connection with the latest extradition request. The eight former Turkish officers are currently amid a legal trial concerning theirÃâÃÂ ...