Winning documentary portrays Israeli human rights lawyer

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP)  — A documentary about an Israeli human rights lawyer has won the top…

‘Zorba the Greek’ composer Theodorakis hospitalized

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — “Zorba the Greek” composer Mikis Theodorakis has undergone surgery in Athens to…

Lawyer: Russian cybercrime suspect on hunger strike

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The lawyers for a Russian suspected of bitcoin fraud and wanted by…

United States | Greece Ratifies Prespa Agreement

United States – The United States welcomes the decision by Greece’s Parliament to ratify the Prespa…

ATHENS, Greece | Greek parliament ratifies agreement changing Macedonia’s name to North Macedonia

ATHENS, Greece — Greek parliament ratifies agreement changing Macedonia‘s name to North Macedonia. By Associated Press

U.S. Department of State News: Macedonia Implements Prespa Agreement

WASHINGTON – Jan. 12, 2019 – The U.S. Department of State (DOS) released the following statement…

THESSALONIKI, Greece | Greek protest against Macedonia deal ends in violence

THESSALONIKI, Greece — Police in northern Greece have used tear gas and water cannon to disperse…

United States | Joint Statement Regarding the Inaugural United States-Greece Strategic Dialogue

United States – The text of the following statement was released by the Governments of the…

ATHENS, Greece | Greece frees 4 migrant charity workers pending trial

ATHENS, Greece— Greek authorities have released from pre-trial detention four members of a charity working with…

ATHENS, Greece | Greece: Retrial ordered over Texas tourist killing

ATHENS, Greece — A prosecutor in Greece has ordered the retrial of seven suspects on murder…

ATHENS, Greece | Greece: Creditors approve U-turn on pension cuts

ATHENS, Greece— Greece’s bailout creditors have approved a request by the country to scrap pension cuts…

WASHINGTON | CORRECTS: China, Greece, India, Italy, Turkey, South Korea, Taiwan, Japan get US sanctions waivers for Iran oil imports.

WASHINGTON  — CORRECTS: China, Greece, India, Italy, Turkey, South Korea, Taiwan, Japan get US sanctions waivers…

ATHENS, Greece | Greek police arrest man who had the top of an ancient column

ATHENS, Greece — Greek police say they have arrested a 51-year-old Greek man in  possession of…

THESSALONIKI, Greece | Greek, Italian presidents attend WWII commemoration parade

THESSALONIKI, Greece  — Italian President Sergio Mattarella on Sunday attended Greece’s annual military parade commemorating Greece’s…

THESSALONIKI, Greece | Greek police say 11 suspected migrants killed in car crash

THESSALONIKI, Greece — Greek police say 11 suspected migrants killed in car crash. By Associated Press

ATHENS, Greece | Drunken driver chase ends in Greek parliament courtyard

ATHENS, Greece — Greek police says they have arrested a drunken driver who led officers on…

ATHENS, Greece | Greek strike to close Acropolis, other key sites on Oct. 11

ATHENS, Greece — A Greek union representing staff at the country’s ancient sites and state-run museums…

U.S. Department of State News:Macedonia’s Referendum on the Prespa Agreement

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of State released the following statement: The United States welcomes the…

ATHENS, Greece | 3 people missing after storm pounds Greece with heavy rain

ATHENS, Greece — Greek authorities are looking for three missing people on a Greek island after…

PIRAEUS, Greece | The Latest: Croatia detains 2 migrants for hijacking bus

PIRAEUS, Greece — The Latest on Europe’s migrant crisis (all times local): 4:35 p.m. Croatian police…

ATHENS, Greece | 2 Greek journalists detained after minister files complaint

ATHENS, Greece — The publisher and editor in chief of a Greek newspaper have been detained…

ATHENS, Greece | Greece: Violence at rallies to mark rapper’s killing

ATHENS, Greece — Violence has broken out at rallies in several Greek cities organized to mark…

United States | Assistant Secretary Mitchell Travel to Tbilisi and Skopje

United States – Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs A. Wess Mitchell will…

ATHENS, Greece | Greek police recover Aphrodite stolen from island museum

ATHENS, Greece — Greek authorities have recovered a 2,000-year-old statue of Aphrodite, the ancient goddess of…

ATHENS, Greece | Greek union says that ferry workers call off strike that has stranded thousands of tourists

ATHENS, Greece— Greek union says that ferry workers call off strike that has stranded thousands of…

ATHENS, Greece | Greek ferry crews debate extending two-day strike over pay

ATHENS, Greece — Greek island ferries are tied up in port for a second day because…

ATHENS, Greece | US military chief visits Greece amid strain with Turkey

ATHENS, Greece  — The chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff has begun a two-day…

ATHENS, Greece | Greek ferry strike leaves thousands of travelers stranded

ATHENS, Greece  — Thousands of travelers have been stranded on Greece’s islands due to a strike…

THESSALONIKI, Greece | Earthquake with magnitude of 5.0 jolts central Greece

THESSALONIKI, Greece  — An earthquake with a provisional magnitude of 5.0 has shaken towns in central…

ATHENS, Greece | Greek culture minister says film director Costa Gavras has died at age 85

ATHENS, Greece — Greek culture minister says film director Costa Gavras has died at age 85.…