Health authorities in Greece have issued a public appeal to participate in vaccination and booster shot programs following a spike in measles cases in the country amid an outbreak in Europe.
The operator of the Athens metro has said that it shut down the station at Panepistimio in the city center following a suicide attempt.
Members of the Rouvikonas anti-establishment group vented their anger at the Agia Zoni II tanker oil spill with a “raid” on a building belonging to the Shipping Ministry in Piraeus on Friday.
The 6.6 magnitude earthquake that struck the eastern Aegean island of Kos in July caused 95 million euros in damages, according to the assessment of local authorities.
A fire that raged in a mountainous region of Kavala, northern Greece on Thursday night has been contained, authorities said on Friday morning.
Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Friday that long term energy planning has been his government’s main priority, despite the country’s protracted financial crisis.
Two cargo ships on Friday were dispatched to the area near Salamina where the Agia Zoni II fuel tanker sank earlier this month.
Two Iranian migrants sustained knife injuries on Thursday night following a brawl that took place in the Souda reception center on the island of Chios.
If the polls are accurate and Alternative for Germany (AfD) comes third in the German elections this Sunday, this will have a negative impact on the European Union and on Greece especially.
The government appears ready to take the necessary steps for the resumption two major – or emblematic, as they could be described – investment projects that have been mired in red tape.