Eight Turkish military airplanes carried out a total of 33 violations of Greece’s national airspace over the course of one day on Wednesday, Greek military authorities have said.
The report just published by the Pissarides Commission shows that, during the 2010-19 period, which roughly corresponds to the protracted economic crisis that hit Greece, the country underinvested by €130 billion and saved €125 billion less that it would have if its investments and savings were comparable to the eurozone average.
A case file was submitted on Wednesday by the Papagou-Holargos police department in Athens against five Greeks, aged 46, 40, 51, 22 and 38, who are accused of belonging to a criminal gang that committed online fraud and violated money laundering laws.
Dialogue is a standard “routine” in foreign affairs. But having an “innocent dialogue” with Turkey is not what is being proposed to us now.
The Holy Synod of the Greek Orthodox Church of Greece and Patriarch Ieronymos have sent a letter to Patriarch of Antioch John offering their full support in the relief effort following Tuesday’s deadly blast in Beirut.
An Athens prosecutor is examining posts on social media networks and news sites claiming that the pandemic is essentially a conspiracy, urging people to refuse to accept fines and sanctions and to disobey restrictions to contain a further spread.
The economic impact of the coronavirus is grossly uneven, as recent data show that pensioners, civil servants and a significant number of private sector workers have seen little if any effect on their incomes from the drop in economic activity in recent months.
Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou on Wednesday expressed her condolences to her Lebanese counterpart, General Michel Aoun, over the devastating explosions in Beirut’s port that killed at least 100 and injured scores of people on Tuesday.
One Greek national has died and two were injured in major blast in Lebanon that killed at least 100 people and injured more than 4,000 in the capital’s port on Tuesday, according to updated information from Foreign Ministry sources on Wednesday.
Banks were behind the Athens Stock Exchange’s rebound on Tuesday, with the index jumping over 7 percent, but volume remaining disappointingly low.