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Greek president Katerina Sakellaropoulou tests COVID-19 positive

Athens: Greek president Katerina Sakellaropoulou has tested COVID-19 positive.

Greece: Explosion hits building in Athens, 3 hurt

Athena: An explosion rocked a building in central the Greek capital Athens on Wednesday which left three people hurt, media reports said.

Two dead, many missing as refugee vessel sinks off Greek island: Reports

Athens/UNI/Xinhua: Two bodies have been retrieved as a rescue operation was underway Friday night near the Aegean Sea island of Paros, after the sinking of a vessel carrying refugees and migrants, according to Greek media reports.

Pakistani man arrested in Greece's Kalivia after being seen with his pants down

Kalivia, Greece/IBNS: Police have arrested a 21-year-old Pakistani national after he was seen standing with his pants down around children in the Greek city of Kalivia.

Greece: 7 refugees, migrants die in car crash

Athens/UNI/Xinhua: Seven refugees, migrants lost their lives and another seven were injured in a car accident in northern Greece on Friday, Greek national news agency AMNA reported, citing local police.

Macron stresses on strategic partnerships to defend Europe better after defence pact with Greece

Paris: French President Emmanuel Macron has stressed that Europe must build its own military capacity, after signing a 3 billion euros ($3.51 billion) deal for French frigates with another European country Greece, according to media reports.

Greece extends entry permission for Russians until Jan 7

Athens/Sputnik: Greece is extending entry permission for up to 500 Russian citizens per week, provided that they test negative for COVID-19 and have all the necessary documents, the decision was published by the Government Gazette on Sunday.

Turkey is a Jihadist Travel Agency: Greek Foreign Minister

Athens/UNI: Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias has described Turkey  as a "jihadist travel agency" and charged that Ankara’s policies undermine regional security.

Covid-19: Greece announces three-week nationwide lockdown

Athens/UNI: Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos on Thursday announced a three-week nationawide lockdown because of the novel Coronavirus.

Turkey condemns deployment of major US Navy ship to Greece

Ankara/Sputnik: The US decision to homeport one of its biggest military ship, the expeditionary sea base ship USS Hershel "Woody" Williams, to Greece will not promote peace and stability in Eastern Mediterranean amid the current tension between Ankara and Athens, Turkish Parliament's speaker Mustafa Sentop said.

Refugee campfire: Greek authorities keeping a close eye on Pakistani-Afghanistan migrants

Athens: The Greece government is monitoring the  activities of migrants from Pakistan and Afghanistan after the burning of a refugee camp at Moria on Lesbos island by migrants from these two countries, media reports said.

Moria fires aftermath: More than 1,000 asylum seekers relocated from Greece this year

New York: Nearly 140 asylum seekers were relocated from Greece to Germany on Wednesday through a European Commission-funded initiative that has relocated more than 1,000 people so far this year alone, three UN agencies have reported.

Greece: Devasting fire compounds overcrowding and COVID-19 challenges in refugee camp

New York: UN agencies have offered support to Greek authorities on Wednesday after a major fire ripped through an overcrowded refugee camp overnight, destroying dwellings and forcing thousands to flee, many reportedly suffering from smoke inhalation.

Greece criticizes Turkey's decision to convert Chora museum into mosque

Athens/UNI: Greece has denounced Turkey's decision to convert the Chora museum, a former Byzantine Greek Orthodox church, into a mosque.

Turkish president urges Greece to open border for illegal immigrants

Istanbul/Xinhua/UNI: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday urged Greece to open its border gate for the passage of illegal immigrants, who have been waiting in Turkey's northwestern border for the last 10 days to enter Europe.