Recent News Headlines : Greece - United States

GREEKS WALK OUT IN GENERAL STRIKE OVER CUTS


Thousands of people stopped work on Wednesday and marched through Athens to demonstrate over the measures being demanded by international lenders... READ MORE

18th May, 2017 652

THOUSANDS DEMONSTRATE IN GREECE IN GENERAL STRIKE OVER NEW CUTS


Athens hopes that the loan payment will be approved by a meeting of eurozone finance ministers on May 22... READ MORE

17th May, 2017 0

GENERAL STRIKE GRIPS GREECE OVER NEW CUTS


Athens hopes that the loan payment will be approved by a meeting of eurozone finance ministers on May 22... READ MORE

17th May, 2017 0

GREEK TRAIN DERAILS, CRASHES INTO HOUSE; 3 DEAD, 10 INJURED


THESSALONIKI, Greece -- An Intercity train derailed and crashed into a house in northern Greece, leaving three people dead and 10 injured, Greek police said Sunday... READ MORE

14th May, 2017 18

GREECE TRAIN HITS HOUSE AFTER DERAILING, KILLING TWO


The train, travelling from Athens, struck a house when it left the track near the city of Thessaloniki... READ MORE

14th May, 2017 49

FOUR KILLED AS TRAIN CRASHES THROUGH HOUSE IN NORTHERN GREECE


The train's engine went through the house, whose bottom floor is storage space... READ MORE

14th May, 2017 235

GREEK GROWTH GREEK DECLINE ITS ALL IN HOW YOU LOOK AT IT


Ranked against the European Union as a whole, this fell nearly 27 percent between 2008 and 2015 for Greece... READ MORE

4th May, 2017 7

RELIEF MAP FOR GREEK DEBT? NOT WITHOUT A FIGHT OR TWO


Few other European Union countries run surpluses of the size that Greece is being told to reach and sustain... READ MORE

3rd May, 2017 34

CROSS-BORDER E-COMMERCE BRINGS MORE EUROPEAN PRODUCTS TO CHINA


This trend can be attributed to the rapid popularization of e-commerce, the development of cross-border online shopping and the elevated consumption pattern of China's internet users... READ MORE

26th April, 2017 0

MIGRANT BOAT SINKS OFF GREECE, CLAIMING AT LEAST 16


Greece's Aegean Sea islands are a primary transit point for refugees and migrants seeking to reach Europe from Turkey... READ MORE

24th April, 2017 0

GREEK PRESIDENT PM PRAISE CHINAS ROLE IN ADDRESSING COMMON CHALLENGES


Monday's forum will allow the 10 participating countries to form a meaningful cooperation that could produce initiatives for the future, he noted... READ MORE

24th April, 2017 1

LENDERS' EXPERTS TO RETURN TO ATHENS NEXT WEEK


Greece is on its third bailout from euro zone governments since 2010... READ MORE

21st April, 2017 2

CHILD REFUGEES IN EUROPE 'FORCED TO SELL BODIES' TO PAY SMUGGLERS


Governments urged to end 'most heinous human rights violation' as report finds widespread sexual exploitation of migrant children in Greece... READ MORE

18th April, 2017 13042

EU REFUGEE DEAL WITH ANKARA MAY DERAIL DUE TO TURKEY'S INTERNAL AFFAIRS - FRONTEX


Under the 2016 deal, Turkey agreed to help stop the flow of refugees across its border and take back migrants rejected for asylum in Europe... READ MORE

8th April, 2017 586

GREECE: SYRIAN MAN DIES AFTER SUFFERING EXTENSIVE BURNS


Under the agreement, migrants and refugees arriving in Greece without documents can be deported to Turkey if their asylum applications are rejected... READ MORE

8th April, 2017 1965

HOW CARTOONISTS AROUND THE WORLD REACTED TO ARTICLE 50 AND 'BREXIT DAY'


Among political cartoonists, the general tone wasA by-and-largeA pessimistic about Britain's prospects outside of the EU, although a handful did buck the trend... READ MORE

29th March, 2017 1234

ASYLUM SEEKING MAN FOUND HANGED AT PIRAEUS PORT


Man carrying asylum application papers found dead close to a passenger ferry terminal in Greece's biggest port... READ MORE

27th March, 2017 1104

FORMER PM'S PARTY LEADS IN BULGARIAN POLL IN BOOST FOR PRO-EUROPEAN CAMP


Mr Borisov, 57, resigned as prime minister after his party lost the November 2016 presidential election... READ MORE

27th March, 2017 0

ELEVEN REFUGEES DROWN AS BOAT CAPSIZES IN AEGEAN SEA


At least 11 Syrian refugees have drowned after a boat capsized in the Aegean Sea, off the western coast of Turkey, according to Turkish authorities... READ MORE

25th March, 2017 333

NGOS CRITICISE TURKEY-EU DEAL ON REFUGEES


The European Union has hailed the deal as a success for stemming the tide of refugees to Europe through Greece... READ MORE

17th March, 2017 56

LETTER BOMB THAT EXPLODED AT IMF OFFICES IN PARIS WAS 'SENT FROM GREECE'


French authorities just informed us that it was mailed from Greece, Nikos Toskas told Ant1 Television... READ MORE

17th March, 2017 160

RUSSIA WANTS TO DESTROY EU: MONTENEGRO LEADER


Montenegro's former prime minister has called on the European Union to stop Russia's destructive influence in the Balkans following what the country says... READ MORE

14th March, 2017 1

RUSSIA WANTS TO DESTROY EU, SAYS MONTENEGRO'S FORMER PM


Montenegro's former prime minister has called on the European Union to stop Russia's destructive influence in the Balkans, following what prosecutors said was a thwarted att... READ MORE

14th March, 2017 0

RUSSIA WANTS TO DESTROY EU, SAYS MONTENEGRO LEADER


Djukanovic said he believes that Moscow will continue its bid to destabilize Montenegro with its subversive propaganda campaign... READ MORE

14th March, 2017 6

THE TIME HAS COME TO CUT GREECE LOOSE


We now face a situation where Greece, the IMF and the Eurozone are operating at cross purposes... READ MORE

7th March, 2017 281

GREECE DESPERATE FOR GROWTH STRATEGY AS PUBLIC MOOD DARKENS


What Greece needs is a shock of growth, the country's deputy prime minister Yannis Dragasakis told the Guardian ahead of a crucial cabinet meeting on Monday... READ MORE

5th March, 2017 770

EUROPEAN COUNTRIES HAVE CARRIED OUT 8% OF PROMISED REFUGEE RELOCATIONS


EU member states have also been better in resettling refugees from outside the bloc... READ MORE

2nd March, 2017 2826

GREEK ACTIVISTS STORM COURT HEARINGS TO SAVE HOMES


In Greece, a group of protestors, are storming Athens County Court regularly in a bid to stop home foreclosures... READ MORE

26th February, 2017 59

DONT ABANDON US TO THE RUSSIANS, PLEADS ALBANIAN LEADER, FEARING US WILL WALK AWAY


Questions are also being asked over whether the European Union is doing enough to ensure stability and block Moscow's alleged plots... READ MORE

24th February, 2017 305

GREECE CHARGES CLERIC WITH CHILD REFUGEES' SEXUAL ABUSE


When questioned, the children said they suffered repeated and persistent sexual abuse by the man, a police spokeswoman told Al Jazeera on Wednesday... READ MORE

23rd February, 2017 4665

Trending News Headlines : Greece

GERMANY WELCOMED 280,000 MIGRANTS LAST YEAR, FAR LOWER THAN 2015


Then came a deal between the European Union and Turkey that reduced arrivals crossing the Aegean Sea... READ MORE

11th January, 2017 11291

IN EUROPE OBAMA WARNS OF CRUDE SORT OF NATIONALISM


Mr. Trump has questioned the value of NATO, the bedrock Western military alliance between Europe and the United States... READ MORE

16th November, 2016 9267

GREEK THEATRE HOSTS PLAY FOR REFUGEES AFTER 2,100 YEARS


Famed ancient monument in Delos, Greece, reopens with performance raising awareness about the plight of refugees... READ MORE

9th September, 2016 8592

GREECE HAS THREE WEEKS TO DEAL WITH 'POTENTIALLY DISASTROUS' DEBT, SAYS IMF


Fears of further uncertainty in Europe's weakest member state mounted as the International Monetary Fund IMF predicted that Greece's debt load could become explosive by 2030... READ MORE

30th January, 2017 7528

'NO ONE CHOOSES TO BE A REFUGEE'


Reem carries her child over the train tracks in the Idomeni refugee camp, where she lived for four months after leaving Deir ez-Zor in Syria... READ MORE

23rd December, 2016 7111

MY FAMILY KNOWS GREECE'S PROBLEMS FIRSTHAND


In 2001 when Greece adopted the euro, we were excited, though we thought the currency exchange wasn't equal... READ MORE

15th November, 2016 6799

AFTER SEVEN YEARS OF BAILOUTS, GREEKS SINK YET DEEPER IN POVERTY


But Greece isn't far behind in third place, with Eurostat data showing 22.2 percent of the population were severely materially deprived in 2015... READ MORE

21st February, 2017 5820

GREXIT? GREECE AGAIN ON THE BRINK AS DEBT CRISIS THREATENS BREAK WITH EU


Grexit? Greece again on the brink as debt crisis threatens break with EU... READ MORE

4th February, 2017 5232

TRUMP ENVOY SAYS ODDS ARE HIGHER THAT GREECE WILL LEAVE THE EURO


Greece should have left the eurozone four years ago when it would have been easier and simpler, according to Donald Trump's proposed EU ambassador... READ MORE

8th February, 2017 5015

GERMANY TO RETURN REFUGEES TO GREECE STARTING IN MARCH


Under the European Union's so-called Dublin rules, would-be refugees must file for asylum in the first member-state of the bloc they enter... READ MORE

12th January, 2017 4520

GREECE MUST REFORM OR LEAVE EUROZONE, SAYS GERMAN MINISTER


Wolfgang Schauble rules out debt relief for Greece before meeting of eurozone's finance ministers... READ MORE

5th December, 2016 4311

BRAZIL SAYS GREEK AMBASSADOR MURDERED BY WIFE'S POLICEMAN LOVER


Ambassador Kyriakos Amiridis, 59, was missing since Monday night... READ MORE

31st December, 2016 3554

'PRISONERS OF EUROPE': THE EVERYDAY HUMILIATION OF REFUGEES STUCK IN GREECE


At the Softex refugee camp in northern Greece, it is lighter by night than it is by day... READ MORE

6th September, 2016 2938

HELP REFUGEES: 'WE WILL NEVER ABANDON THEM'


A call goes out to Filoxenia, a housing project funded by Help Refugees, to see if it can take in the pregnant woman... READ MORE

10th December, 2016 2892

CONCERN OVER SPATE OF DEATHS IN GREEK REFUGEE CAMPS


At least three people die in a week in the overcrowded Moria refugee camp on Greece's Lesbos island... READ MORE

30th January, 2017 2697

'WE'RE NEVER GETTING OUT OF HERE'


'We're never getting out of here' How refugees became stranded in Greece... READ MORE

15th October, 2016 2545

GREEK COURT BLOCKS EXTRADITION OF TURKEY COUP SUSPECTS


Turkey has dismissed an estimated 100,000 people from public sector jobs on suspicion of political affiliations hostile to the ruling AKP Party... READ MORE

26th January, 2017 2328

GREECE SAYS 'NOT A EURO MORE' FROM ITS AUSTERITY-IMPOVERISHED POPULATION


The Greek government said it would not ask for a euro more from its impoverished citizens... READ MORE

17th February, 2017 2322

GREEKS TURN TO THE BLACK MARKET AS ANOTHER BAILOUT SHOWDOWN LOOMS


Unemployment remains about 23 percent, and for some people the shadow economy is a lifeline... READ MORE

20th February, 2017 1741

EUROPEAN COUNTRIES MISTREATING REFUGEES IN COLD WEATHER, SAYS UN


The UNHCR said at least five refugees had died from the cold weather since the start of the year, as temperatures dropped as low as... READ MORE

14th January, 2017 1650

TURKEY THREATENS TO CANCEL GREECE MIGRATION DEAL


Relations between Greece and Turkey, neighbours and NATO allies, have improved over the years but they remain at odds over territorial disputes and ethnically split Cyprus... READ MORE

27th January, 2017 1503

GREEK WW2 BOMB FORCES HUGE THESSALONIKI EVACUATION


At least 70,000 people in the Greek city of Thessaloniki are being evacuated so that a 500lb World War Two bomb can be defused, officials say... READ MORE

12th February, 2017 1380

WINTRY BLAST IN GREECE IMPERILS REFUGEES IN CROWDED CAMPS


That is partly because the European Union has sent just a fraction of the assistance it pledged to Greece last year to help clear the backlog... READ MORE

12th January, 2017 1299

AID AND ATTENTION DWINDLING MIGRANT CRISIS INTENSIFIES IN GREECE


Even if 1,000 children died here, people in Europe wouldn't know about it, she said... READ MORE

13th August, 2016 1200

GREECE REPORTS MASS TURKISH AIR INCURSIONS AS TENSIONS SIMMER


Greek Defence Minister Panos Kammenos criticized what he called Turkey's cowboy antics ... READ MORE

1st February, 2017 1196

ASYLUM SEEKERS BURN EU OFFICES IN GREEK MIGRANT CAMP (VIDEO, PHOTOS)


C Stringer AFP Asylum seekers, angry at the slow progress of their paperwork, attacked and burnt down offices at a camp in Lesbos, Greece... READ MORE

24th October, 2016 1152

GREECE SAYS BAILOUT DEAL CLOSE, BUT WILL NOT ACCEPT 'ILLOGICAL' DEMANDS


Reaching agreement would release another tranche of funds from it latest 86 billion euro bailout, and facilitate Greece making a major 7.2 billion euro debt repayment this summer... READ MORE

11th February, 2017 1077

SYRIAN AND IRAQI REFUGEES FLEEING IS FACE NEGLECT AND DEATH IN GREECE'S CAMPS


There are thousands of refugees and migrants that live in tents and warehouses and army barracks and their conditions don't necessarily meet humanitarian standards, she said... READ MORE

10th December, 2016 1015

GREECE'S OLD RELIABLE: TOURISM BOOM HELPS SOOTHE BATTERED ECONOMY


Figures released by Greece's tourism confederation, SETE, reveal the extent to which the sector is protecting Europe's weakest economy... READ MORE

20th September, 2016 962

WORLD WAR II BOMB REMOVAL IN GREECE EVACUATES 72000


World War II Bomb Removal in Greece Forces 72,000 From Homes... READ MORE

13th February, 2017 802


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