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3 days ago
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Greece's Revolutionary Hero Remembered

7 Amazing Facts about Theodoros Kolokotronis

Hellenic Leaders
12 mins ago
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Anastasiades: we need to set up a solution fund

In-Cyprus
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank are conducting a detailed and documented study on the economic aspect of
2 hours ago

Over 68,000 migrants entered Europe in January as Syria war intensifies

Deutsche Welle
Tens of thousands of migrants have crossed the Aegean Sea from Turkey to arrive in Greece this year, the UN has said. The influx c
4 hours ago
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Health sector reform “absolutely necessary”, Georgiades says

Cyprus Mail
The Government is fully aware of the difficulties and problems in the health sector, Finance Minister Harris Georgiades said on Su
6 hours ago
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EU calls on Turkey to let Syrian refugees cross border

BBC
Officials in the EU have urged Turkey to let in tens of thousands of Syrian refugees trapped on its border at Kilis after fleeing
7 hours ago
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Greece slow in upgrading IDs, despite visa warning

Kathimerini
Despite warnings that Greece could be thrown out of Washington’s visa waiver program, progress in upgrading Greek identity cards
10 hours ago
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PASOK calls for minister to quit after party HQ hit again

Kathimerini
PASOK called for Citizens’ Protection Minister Nikos Toskas to resign on Saturday after the party’s headquarters in central At
15 hours ago
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Turkey must cut migrant flows to Europe, top EU official says

Reuters
Europe needs Turkey to dramatically cut the number of migrants reaching Greece within weeks or the pressure for more border closur
18 hours ago
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Favourite Cypriot songs will enter EU song book

Cyprus Mail
Cypriots have been invited to choose their favourite nationally produced songs for an innovative EU-wide song book.
23 hours ago
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Turkey wants Republic’s military sites investigated for Turkish Cypriot missing

Cyprus Mail
1 day ago
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Hot spot work intensifies as Greece agrees to recognize Turkey as ‘safe’ country

Kathimerini
1 day ago
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A soccer player in Turkey gets banned for talking politics

Washington Post
A soccer player on Amedspor, a team based in the Turkish city of Diyarbakir, has been controversially banned for 12 games by na
1 day ago
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Refugees pouring into Greece and Italy surpass last year’s numbers

Aljazeera
More than 74,000 people have arrived on the shores of Greece and Italy so far this year — a sign that the European refugee crisi
1 day ago
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Syrian refugee numbers soar at Turkey border

BBC
The number of Syrians trying to cross into Turkey amid an upsurge of fighting in northern Syria has nearly doubled, a Turkish offi
1 day ago
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Greece and lenders want to finish review by end-Feb

Reuters
Greece and its international creditors will seek to finish an assessment of bailout reforms this month to unlock new financial aid
1 day ago
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Greeks stage ‘necktie revolt’ in fight for their pensions

BBC
Much of Greece ground to a halt on Thursday in a general strike billed the biggest yet by trade union leaders.
1 day ago
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Op-ed: A call for an end to collective punishment in Turkey

The Hill
Since the summer of 2015, the government of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has in effect been laying siege to predomina
2 days ago
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Militant group sidelined as Turkey unveils plan to end Kurdish unrest

Reuters
Turkey all but ruled out direct talks with Kurdish militants to end one of the worst periods of bloodshed in a three-decade insurg
2 days ago
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First phase of troika talks ends with some signs of convergence

Kathimerini
The first phase of talks between the Greek government and visiting representatives of the country’s lenders ended on Friday
2 days ago
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Hydrocarbons companies urge Cyprus to draft a comprehensive strategy

Cyprus Mail
The hydrocarbon association on Friday urged officials to draft a comprehensive strategy without delay to secure the uninterrupted
2 days ago
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Germany pledges further help to strengthen Greek borders

Deutsche Welle
The German government has confirmed that it intends to send officers and two patrol boats to protect the Greek border. GermanyR
2 days ago
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Op-ed: The EU no longer serves the people – democracy demands a new beginning

The Guardian
2 days ago
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Scuffles break out over construction of migrant center on Greek island of Kos

Reuters
Scuffles broke out on Friday on the Greek island of Kos between police and a small group of residents protesting against the const
2 days ago
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After Piraeus Port, China’s COSCO eyes Greek trains to build Europe hub, sources say

Kathimerini
2 days ago
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Junker joins Mavroyannis – Nami at ‘historic’ Brussels meeting

Famagusta Gazette
2 days ago
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Disappointed with Europe, thousands of Iraqi migrants return home

New York Times
“Life in Europe was not what we were expecting.”
2 days ago
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Greece with Simon Reeve: Symi, Crete, and a land of exotic extremes

The Independent
In his latest TV series, the broadcaster encounters gun-toting priests, rebel monks and more.
2 days ago
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Erdogan’s Foreign Policy Is in Ruins

Foreign Policy Magazine
Just a few short years ago, Turkey was heralded as one of the region’s rising powers. What happened?
2 days ago
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What happens after refugees arrive in Greece

The Economist
The Economist visits the only operational “hotspot” in the country.
2 days ago
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Lagarde: debt relief for Greece as important as pension reform

Kathimerini
As the first phase of talks between Greece and its creditors draws to an end, International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde
2 days ago
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Op-ed: Erdogan is on the brink of ultimate power, but Turkey is falling apart

The Independent
The biggest losers are the Turkish people, as critics and political opponents of the President’s regime are labelled ‘tr
3 days ago
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Erdogan’s new sultanate

The Economist
Under Recep Tayip Erdogan and his AK party, Turkey has become richer and more confident. But the party’s iron grip is becoming c
3 days ago
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Could Europe’s refugee crisis be the undoing of Angela Merkel?

Washington Post
She was Time magazine’s Person of the Year, a compassionate leader who opened Germany’s door to more than a million desperate
3 days ago
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European satisfaction: Scandinavia happiest while gloom settles on Mediterranean

The Telegraph
3 days ago
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How the Refugee Crisis Will Reshape the EU

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
The arrival in Europe of more than 1 million asylum seekers in 2015 unsettled the EU like no crisis before it. The EU’s curren
3 days ago
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Backlash grows to Schengen backlash

Politico
Business raises alarms about the high cost of restoring borders in Europe.
3 days ago
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Greek police turn to teargas as tempers flare over pensions

Reuters
Scuffles broke out and police used teargas during a mass rally in Athens on Thursday as Greeks railed against government pension r
3 days ago
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Love chips away at barriers in Cyprus

Cyprus Mail
They met though social media, inspired by their love of music. But musicians Larkos Larkou and Hatice Ardost are no ordinary coupl
3 days ago
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EU approves 3 billionn euro fund for Turkey

BBC
The EU has approved €3bn ($3.3bn; £2.2bn) in funding to help Turkey cope with record numbers of Syrian migrants.
3 days ago
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A way for Europe to remove chaos from the migration crisis

Human Rights Watch
The last year shattered any belief that the European Union was immune to the global refugee crisis. The desperation of people flee
3 days ago
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Walls and watchtowers rise as Turkey tries to seal border against Islamic State

Reuters
3 days ago
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Project being launched to protect Kyrenia shipwreck

Cyprus Mail
The Technical Committee on Cultural Heritage is about to launch a new project that will involve the upgrading of the Kyrenia Shipw
3 days ago
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Greece’s Economy Is Getting Crushed Between Austerity And The Refugee Crisis

Huffington Post
3 days ago
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Diplomats Pledge Aid For Syrians, Hope To Raise $9 Billion

NPR
At a one-day donor meeting in London, leaders and diplomats from 20 countries around the world have gathered to pledge funds to he
3 days ago
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Migrant Rescue Ship Prowls Waters Between Greece And Turkey

NPR
Thousands of migrants land daily on Greece’ shores seeking asylum in Europe. Hundreds don’t make it, drowning during t
4 days ago
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Half of Greeks think country is an EU loser

Kathimerini
Greeks’ faith in the European vision appears to have been particularly shaken, even if that was not directly reflected in the re
4 days ago
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Is Turkey a Reliable U.S. Ally?

The German Marshall Fund of the United States
After decades as a key ally on NATO’s southern flank, Turkey, under the Justice and Development Party (AKP), has proved a fick
4 days ago
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Turkey growing increasingly polarized: German Marshall Fund study

Hurriyet Daily News
Turkey has grown increasingly polarized as party preferences have begun to determine the fate of relationships between people with
4 days ago
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Minister gives upbeat forecast for tourism in Cyprus this year

Famagusta Gazette
The Minister of Tourism expects 2016 to be another good year for the holiday industry in Cyprus.
4 days ago
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Video: ‘We are monsters if we don’t do this’ — Greek islanders on front line of crisis

CNN
4 days ago
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Top rate tax rise proposed in talks with creditors

Kathimerini
Greece proposed to its lenders on Tuesday raising its top rate of personal income tax to 50 percent in order to reach its bailout
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