Greek Wildfire Ranges Near Athens, Homes, Hospital Evacuated

ATHENS – A Greek wildfire fuelled by gale – force winds raged on the mountainous area of Penteli near Athens on Tuesday, damaging homes and prompting authorities to order the evacuation of at least four areas and a hospital. Heavy clouds of smoke were rising into the sky billowing over Mount Penteli where the fire … More Greek Wildfire Ranges Near Athens, Homes, Hospital Evacuated

Blast In Greek Capital Damages Buildings, One Injured

PARIS, France – One person was injured and several buildings were extensively damaged by an explosion in central Athens that led to a fire early on Wednesday, officials and witnesses said. One person who suffered burns was taken to hospital, Giorgos Mathiopoulos, the head of workers at the National Centre for Emergency Care, told Skai … More Blast In Greek Capital Damages Buildings, One Injured

Grace Wants Dialogue With UK For Return Of Parthenon Sculptures

PARIS, France – Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Friday that the Parthenon sculptures in the British Museum should be returned to Athens and called for talks with Britain to achieve that aim. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said in March that Britain is the legitimate owner of the Parthenon marbles, rebuffing Greece’s permanent … More Grace Wants Dialogue With UK For Return Of Parthenon Sculptures

Greece Set To Boost Military Cooperation With France, Greek PM Says

Paris/France – – Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Monday that Greece has been in talks with France to boost their defence alliance as Athens seeks to build up its armed forces. After finalising a 2.5 billion euros agreement with long – standing all France for the purchase of 18 Dassault – made Rafale … More Greece Set To Boost Military Cooperation With France, Greek PM Says