Vaggelis Zartaloudis

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Hellenic Coast Guard, Police Chase Drug Boat from Ionian to Aegean (video)

A large-scale sea operation with the participation of the Greek coast guard and police for the arrest of drug traffickers took place on Sunday, …

Priceless Byzantine Mosaic Found under Mosque in Turkey

A 100-square-meter mosaic, which has been preserved in excellent condition, was discovered on the floor of the historic church of Panagia …

Greek Health Authorities Issue Measles Warning

The rise in the number of measles cases in Greece has forced the Center for Disease Prevention and Control (KEELPNO) to issue a warning.<p>The center …

Greek Gov't Announces Program to Help People with Special Needs Access Beaches

The Greek government has announced a program to create structures and facilities that would help people with special needs access beaches.<p>The …

King George Hotel Now Officially Part of the Lampsa SA Hotels

The Greek company Lampas SA on Friday completed the purchase of the historic King George Hotel in the center of Athens from Eurobank at 43 million …

FYROM Considers Taking Down Greek Statues

The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia government is considering taking down Greek statues along with some others as they belong to “Skopje 2014”, …

FYROM Foreign Minister: We will Negotiate with Greece in Good Faith

“We will enter negotiations with Greece with good faith and without fear, in an effort to overcome our differences,” said FYROM Foreign Minister …

"Help Me!" Begs Greek Woman Arrested in Hong Kong for Cocaine Smuggling

“I am innocent, I beg you, help me,” the Greek 19-year-old woman who was arrested in Hong Kong for smuggling 2.6 kg of cocaine told the Consul …

'We don't see human rights here': Families flee brutal wars for prison on Greek islands

<b>LESVOS, Greece -</b> Dire conditions for refugees trapped on Greek islands this winter, including overcrowded and unsafe camps, scant services and a …

Greek police arrest 7 for selling bogus olive oil

THESSALONIKI, Greece — A Greek prosecutor on Sunday charged seven people for fraudulently selling large quantities of adulterated sunflower oil as …

Antiquities Smuggling Arrest in Thessaloniki

A 67-year old man, owner of a shop in downtown Thessaloniki was arrested for antiquities smuggling.<p>A raid in his house and his shop revealed objects …

Thessaloniki mayor unmoved over reactions regarding use of ‘Macedonia’ name

Thessaloniki mayor Yiannis Boutaris says he is unmoved by reactions in Greece over his use of name ‘Macedonia’ during a visit to Skopje, highlighting …

ESM chief says Greek aid loan needs may be smaller than previously expected

© Reuters. European Stability Mechanism Managing Director Klaus Regling attends a news conference at the Ministry of Finance in Nicosia<p>BERLIN …

A Life in the Day: Yanis Varoufakis

Germany's Merkel faces pressure for quick coalition talks

BERLIN -- Chancellor Angela Merkel faced pressure from inside her conservative bloc Sunday to aim for a quick coalition deal with centre-left rivals …

Atromitos draws 1-1 against Panathinaikos, tops Greek league

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Atromitos drew with Panathinaikos 1-1 and took over the lead in the Greek league on Saturday.<p>Abiola Dauda scored after only three minutes, assisted by Nicolas Diguiny. Panathinaikos equalized in the 30th through Guillermo Molins' penalty kick.<p>Despite being a man down from the …

Greece turns corner following debt crisis

It’s not all that rosy in Greece, but tourism has experienced a real boost this year.<p>“2017 was the year that left the crisis behind,” said Athens tour operator Dikeos Kalavrydinos. “This year, things around Athens and Greece generally are getting better day by day.”<p>Tourism was up 7 percent in 2017, …

A Bulgarian Ship Saved 120 Migrants in the Aegean Sea - Novinite.com - Sofia News Agency

Young refugee boy trampled to death on boat heading for Greece

A ten year-old boy from Afghanistan has been found dead in a boat packed with refugees and migrants heading for Greece.<p>It's thought he was trampled by other passengers who were trying to move from their boat to a Frontex boat.<p>But the mayor of Lesbos, Spiros Galinos, said it's not the first time …

Greek Banks - A Turnaround On The Way

Greek banks re-entered term funding markets for the first time since 2014 as NBG and EURB have issued EUR750m and EUR500m of three-year covered bonds …

Gorgopotamos Remains the Greatest Moment of Greece's Resistance to Nazi Occupation | GreekReporter.com

The explosion of the Gorgopotamos railway bridge on November 25, 1942, still stands as the greatest and bravest moment of the Greek resistance to the …

Magnitude 5.1 quake hits southwest Turkey

A magnitude 5.1 earthquake has struck southwest Turkey.<p>Updated<p>An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 has hit southwest Turkey, Turkey's Kandilli Observatory …

Greek PM Tsipras: I am Proud of Living Conditions of Refugees on the Mainland

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said he is proud of the living conditions of refugees in mainland Greece, but expressed concern over problems …

Germany Nears Crisis Breakthrough as Socialists Open Door to Talks With Merkel

Germany's two-month political deadlock may be on the verge of a breakthrough after the country's No.2 party, the Social Democrats, said for the first …

314 architecture studio redesigns a traditional greek flat into a parisian roof-topped residence

<b>314 architecture studio‘s h102 ‘romance contemporaine’ project focuses on the renovation of a pre-existing traditional block of flats created during</b> …

Greece shares higher at close of trade; Athens General Composite up 0.31%

© Reuters. Greece shares higher at close of trade; Athens General Composite up 0.31%<p>Investing.com – Greece equities were higher at the close on …

Greece’s Beleaguered Port City

Aspropyrgos is a busy Greek shipping and industrial center. Along with the imported car parts and electronics come illegal drugs, weapons and …

Kathimerini: Meeting with Nimetz is sign of continuity of the positive climate

The meeting between representatives of Macedonia and Greece with the UN mediator in the name dispute, Matthew Nimetz, scheduled for Dec. 11-12 in …

Three Antiquity Smugglers Arrested in Chios Island

An inspection carried out at the port of Chios by members of the Special Missions and the Port Authority Security Office, identified two transport …

Business Insider: Greece 9th Worst Real Estate Market | GreekReporter.com

Greece is one of the worst real estate markets for 2017, ranking in 9th place with Thailand in 8th, while prices continue to fall, according to the …