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News Greece Western Greece: Nostos brings you closer to the Greek islands

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Nostos brings you closer to the Greek islands
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/food/nostos-brings-you-closer-to-the-greek-islands/2019/10/07/61027b1e-e947-11e9-9306-47cb0324fd44_story.html

The following review appears in The Washington Post’s 2019 Fall Dining Guide. (Good/Excellent) Greece remains on my bucket list. Meantime, I trek to Tysons for the sunshine and seafood I expect I’ll ...

News Greece Western Greece: Seeing double? Twins converge on Greek town

Published on: Sunday 22 September 2019
Seeing double? Twins converge on Greek town
News source: https://www.reuters.com/video/2019/09/22/seeing-double-twins-converge-on-greek-to?videoId=603556277

Twins from across Greece gathered in the north-western town of Trikala on Sunday in what organizers say is the first such meeting in the country. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Twins from across ...

News Greece Western Greece: 40 migrants rescued by Danish tanker safely reach Greece

Published on: Wednesday 25 September 2019
40 migrants rescued by Danish tanker safely reach Greece
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/40-migrants-rescued-by-danish-tanker-safely-reach-greece/2019/09/25/e3604ebe-dfb1-11e9-be7f-4cc85017c36f_story.html

ATHENS, Greece — Greek authorities say 40 migrants rescued by a passing merchant ship from a crippled sailboat off western Greece have safely arrived in port. In a statement, the coast guard said the ...

News Greece Western Greece: Turkey slams Greece for violating Lausanne Peace Treaty

Published on: Friday 21 June 2019
Turkey slams Greece for violating Lausanne Peace Treaty
News source: https://www.aa.com.tr/en/europe/turkey-slams-greece-for-violating-lausanne-peace-treaty/1512458

Turkey on Friday decried a decision by Greece that local religious leaders, known as muftis, among the Turkish minority living in the Western Thrace would henceforth be appointed by the state instead ...

News Greece Western Greece: Huge migrant influx scares off Greek island tourists

Published on: Sunday 23 June 2019
Huge migrant influx scares off Greek island tourists
News source: https://www.dw.com/en/huge-migrant-influx-scares-off-greek-island-tourists/a-49323145

Tourists are avoiding the Greek island of Samos due to the shocking situation at the Vathy migrant camp, which has grown into a sprawling settlement. Locals and asylum-seekers feel authorities have abandoned them.

News Greece Western Greece: Say ‘OPA!’ this weekend at the much-anticipated Greek festival

Published on: Wednesday 05 June 2019
News source: https://www.ntnews.com.au/lifestyle/say-opa-this-weekend-at-the-muchanticipated-greek-festival/news-story/01c20e44b3dec72ace154be960b20fa7

“We want to show that Darwin is the place to be,” he said. “We’ve had Western Australian, South Australian, Victorian, Sydney and Brisbane Greek communities come to Darwin and take back what we do so ...

News Greece Western Greece: Party in Greece wins support of ethnic Turks in EP vote

Published on: Tuesday 28 May 2019
News source: https://www.aa.com.tr/en/europe/party-in-greece-wins-support-of-ethnic-turks-in-ep-vote/1491264

The Friendship, Equality and Peace Party (FEP) received overwhelming support in two provinces of Greece's Western Thrace region, where the Turkish minority mostly lives, according to unofficial ...

News Greece Western Greece: Greece elects first-ever Jewish mayor in the city of Ioannia

Published on: Monday 03 June 2019
News source: https://www.jpost.com/Diaspora/Greece-elects-first-ever-Jewish-mayor-in-the-city-of-Ioannia-591478

Greek-Jewish medical doctor Moisis Elisaf will serve as the mayor if the north-western Greek city of Ioannia, Greek news-site Ekathimerini reported on Monday. Running as an independent candidate, he ...

News Greece Western Greece: Greece finds new footing as a player on the world stage

Published on: Wednesday 05 June 2019
News source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2019/jun/5/greece-finds-new-footing-as-a-player-on-the-world-/

Greece, a member of both NATO and the EU, grumbled that its European and American big brothers took it for granted as either an insignificant subordinate or a whiny nuisance — despite its key location ...