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Wednesday, June 6, 2018

GREECE to brief NATO on Turkey pledge to bring back fugitive soldiers

The soldiers fled to GREECE in a military helicopter after the failure of the bid to overthrow Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo─čan. All eight soldiers ...


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In Macedonia, GREECE is torn between history and realpolitik

Pella, GREECE - Tens of thousands of Greeks took to the streets across the country on Wednesday to protest against a reportedly imminent deal ...


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The Simple GREEK offers healthy fast-casual meals in Munster

Now he has his own fast casual concept focused on GREEK food. He and his wife, Katie Robertson, who grew up in Thornton, Illinois, own the only ...


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GREEKS In New Protest Against Macedonia Name Deal

Because of GREEK objections, Macedonia was admitted to the United Nations with only a provisional name, Former Yugolsav Republic of Macedonia.


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Michael Franti, Once, San Diego GREEK Festival, Julian Backcountry Dance, The Original Siamese ...

Michael Franti, Once, San Diego GREEK Festival, Julian Backcountry Dance, The ... Largest array of GREEK wines in California, plus Opa beer garden.


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GREEK Food Festival in Scranton

SCRANTON, Pa. — It's food festival season in our area and one of the biggest kicked off Tuesday in downtown Scranton. The annual GREEK Food ...


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GREEK island of Milos hosts ECOPOLIS Environmental Sensitivity Awards 2018

The Award Ceremony for 2018 took place with great success at the GREEK island of Milos, something that has its own symbolism as the island is known ...


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US Spy Drone Operations Begin at Central GREEK Airport for First Time

The U.S. military has recently started using an airfield in Larisa, Greece to operate spy drones, citing “threats from the south” as a contributing factor in ...


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Kumquat the characteristic local drink of Corfu

Many local companies produce a variety of delicacies from kumquat syrup (ideal on Greek yogurt) to marmalade & even cookies


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GREECE, Turkey lock horns over sovereignty in the Aegean

Turkey and GREECE exchanged tense statements on Wednesday concerning their sovereignty over protected ecosystems in the Aegean, following a ...


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GREEK Expat Eyes Success with New Jewelry Business

Most people run a mile at any mention of the evil eye, but one enterprising GREEK emigre in Australia has taken the folklore tale and turned it into gold.


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Greeks Rally over Macedonia Name Dispute (Photos)

PELLA, Greece (AP) — Thousands of protesters have gathered near the birthplace of Alexander the Great to demand that the Greek government take a tough […] The post Greeks Rally over Macedonia Name Dispute (Photos) appeared first on The National Herald.


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Response of the spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Alexandros Yennimatas, to a journalist’s question on statements from the spokesperson of the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs regarding the European Programme “Natura 2000”

The spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Alexandros Yennimatas, made the following comment in response to a journalist’s question on statements from the spokesperson of the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs regarding the European Programme “Natura 2000”: “The legal status of the Aegean and, by extension, Greece’s right to exercise its sovereign rights that derive from international law, which certainly include the designation of regions with protected ecosystems, cannot be disputed. Turkey only recently officially restated its intention to “stay on course for accession to the European Union.” It is obvious that the first thing Turkey needs to do if it wants to succeed is to respect international law and the European acquis.”


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Turkey: 3 FETO suspects arrested on way to GREECE

A total of 127 FETO suspects, who were trying to cross into GREECE or Bulgaria, have been arrested since the beginning of this year in Edirne.


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GREECE Getting Its First Grand Hyatt Hotel

Hyatt Hotels has officially announced that it will open GREECE'S first-ever Grand Hyatt hotel in Athens, marking yet another large investment in the ...


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St. Sophia's GREEK Festival Celebrates 45th Year

If you are looking for unique food, entertainment, and GREEK culture, look no further than the 45th Annual GREEK Cultural Festival kicking off tomorrow.


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GREEK American wins California primary

GREEK American Eleni Kounalakis scored the highest in the primary on Wednesday for lieutenant governor of California. Kounalakis, a Democrat ...


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Turkey slams GREEK president's remarks on Aegean issues

By Nazli Yuzbasioglu. ANKARA. Turkey's Foreign Ministry spokesman Hami Aksoy on Wednesday responded to a statement by GREEK President ...


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Business Briefcase: Tarpon Springs Merchant’s Association to host Opa Palooza Greek Festival

TARPON SPRINGS – The Tarpon Springs Merchant’s Association will present the Opa Palooza Greek Festival Friday through Sunday, June 8-10, along Dodecanese Boulevard on the Sponge Docks in Tarpon Springs. Hours will be Friday, noon to 10 p.m.; Saturday ...


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Harris's hawk: city's bird droppings cleaner in GREECE

George Christodoulou, a municipal employee, trains a Harris's hawk in Larissa, GREECE, June 5, 2018. The Harris's hawk is particularly trained to ...


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Orthodox Christian leader rallies climate change campaign

The spiritual leader of the world's Orthodox Christians has arrived on the Greek island of Spetses to host an environmental conference to seek backing from other religious leaders in a global campaign to take action against climate change.


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ESM board to decide on GREEK loan tranche on Friday

The board of the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) will decide on Friday whether to disburse the remaining subtranche of its loan to Greece, ...


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As Wilmington's Holy Trinity GREEK Festival gets underway... consider the GREEK conflict few know ...

In that same spirit of highlighting GREEK culture and history, let me share with you one of the lesser-known Balkans conflicts, truly byzantine, in all the ...


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GREEK hardliners stage rallies over Macedonia name dispute

PELLA, Greece — Thousands of protesters have gathered near the birthplace of Alexander the Great to demand that the GREEK government take a ...


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Still no comment from the Government on Zaev-Tsipras conversation

The Government failed to comment Wednesday on the possible telephone conversation between the Macedonian and Greek prime ministers within the talks for a name solutionAt today


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Aksoy: EU not to become a tool of Greece’s political exploitations

Statement of the Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Hami Aksoy in response to a question on the statements by the Greek President Pavlopoulos regarding EUs Environm


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Sotheby’s takes Greek culture ministry to court

Sotheby’s takes Greek culture ministry to court | Sotheby’s has filed a lawsuit against the culture ministry of Greece over its demands for the return of an ancient Greek bronze horse that was due to have been sold through the auction house last month.


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Defense minister to attend military exercise in GREECE

The exercise gathers around 100 members of special forces of the armies of Serbia, Romania, Bulgaria and GREECE, whereas members of the armed ...


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GREECE man convicted of running nationwide cocaine trafficking ring

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHAM) - On Tuesday morning, a GREECE man was convicted of running a nationwide cocaine trafficking ring that shipped ...


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Explained: the controversial name dispute between GREECE and FYR Macedonia

Fresh protests were expected in northern GREECE on Wednesday over a decades-old naming dispute between Athens and the Former Yugoslav ...


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Greece visitor numbers set to break European records this summer

Greece is the latest in a string of European countries fighting to maintain the fine balance between sustainable tourism and “overtourism” - with one prominent politician saying the country is feeling the strain. This year, the country is expected to ...


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GREEK debt talks to continue on Thursday

GREEK debt relief is set to be discussed in a meeting of the so called Washington Group on Thursday in Paris, involving major the major stakeholders of ...


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Greece man convicted of operating a drug trafficking organization

A Greece man has been convicted of operating a drug trafficking organization on Wednesday according to the United States Attorney’s Office of Western New York. The 63-year-old was the head of a national cocaine trafficking organization involving ...


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EU warns UK-centered China import scam may shift to Hungary, GREECE

European Union anti-fraud investigators suspect GREECE and Hungary may have become the main EU centers of a multi-million-euro scam involving ...


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GREECE sells 2.4 bln euros of treasury bills

GREECE is expected to fully return to the markets in 2018 when the current third bailout program ends this August. (1 euro = 1.18 U.S. dollars) ...


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Tensions between GREECE and Turkey continue to rise

Tensions between GREECE and Turkey rose after a court in Athens released the last four of eight military servicemen that Ankara wants extradited into ...


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BBC's spy miniseries completes filming in GREECE

"GREECE, as the birthplace of Western drama, offers filmmakers a canvas of unique resonance and, for me, it is the perfect place to tell the story of ...


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Variety Cruises Announces 4/5 Day GREEK Island Mini Cruises

Award-winning boutique cruise line Variety Cruises is offering 3-night/4-day and 4 night/5-day GREEK Island Mini Cruises from Winter to Spring in 2018 ...


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A brand new GREEK restaurant is set to open in Exeter City Centre next month

A brand new GREEK restaurant is set to open in Exeter next month. The exciting new eatery will be based at 35 South Street and will replace Spanish ...


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GREEK Researcher Spearheads New Cancer-Treatment Study

A GREEK researcher has headed a study which discovered how specifically targeted cancer treatment improved patient survival rates. Apostolia ...


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GREEK Village Festival In Brookville: Music, Vendors, Flea Market

The festival offers: GREEK food and music, a pastry cafe, amusements and rides for kids and teens, a flea market, vendors, church tours and a grand ...


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Neighborhood Greek Restaurant Kefi Shutters After 11 Years on UWS

After a brief eviction earlier this year, popular UWS Greek restaurant Kefi has now permanently closed its doors at 505 Columbus Ave., between West 84th and West 85th following just over 11 years in the neighborhood, West Side Rag reports. In a notice ...


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GAC's Greek unit joins GA Foundation’s scheme

GAC Greece, a unit of GAC - a global provider of integrated shipping, logistics and marine services, said it has become the latest GAC company to sign up for the Green Award (GA) Foundation’s scheme, underlining its commitment to environmental issues.


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GREECE Must Step Up Efforts to Secure Health Travelers

Despite the significant potential of health tourism as a main source of visitors, GREECE is still lagging behind its rivals in terms of market share, said ...


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Auction House Takes GREECE to Court over Ownership of Ancient Bronze Horse

However, a day before the auction GREECE'S culture ministry sent Sotheby's a letter demanding it withdraw the ancient artefact from the sale and ...


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Tilos Project Receives Green Energy Award

ATHENS – The “TILOS Project”, the first European hybrid station of electricity production from renewable sources, was presented with Green Energy Award by the Greek Energy […] The post Tilos Project Receives Green Energy Award appeared first on The National Herald.


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Greece’s Recovery Too Late to Lure Back Those Who Left

More than 30 million people are expected to flood Greece this year in another record tourist season but apart from returning to visit family and […] The post Greece’s Recovery Too Late to Lure Back Those Who Left appeared first on The National Herald.


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The US Support Greece as a Pillar of stability in SE Mediterranean, Balkans, US Official Says

WASHINGTON – Assistant Secretary, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs, Wess Mitchell, sent a message late on Tuesday that the United States of America counts […] The post The US Support Greece as a Pillar of stability in SE Mediterranean, Balkans, US Official Says appeared first on The National Herald.


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GREEK Freak First Times

Gave himself a nickname, ”The Athens Assassin”, even though people already call him the GREEK Freak (his second choice was, “The Opa Dope”).


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'Smart benches' set to pop up around Athens

'Smart benches' will soon be heading to Greece, popping up all around public spaces in Athens. Equipped with mobile device charging stations, WiFi ...


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