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  1. Greece In Or Out - Investment Opportunities?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... useful to gain a broader perspective on the state of the economy. I wanted to consider, what things might be like, if Greece stays within the Eurozone (EZ) or, conversely, if they decide to leave. Eurostat published their European Winter Economic ...

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  2. Events and marches in Greece commemorating Armenian Genocide CentennialRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Groong

    Events and marches in Greece commemorating Armenian Genocide Centennial 14:04, 25 Apr 2015 Siranush Ghazanchyan A memorial service was held on Friday in Nea Smyrni, south of Athens, as well as a march to the Turkish Embassy, to commemorate the centennial of the Armenian genocide, accoridng to the Greek Reporter. The service was held at the memorial of the genocide victims at Chryssostomou Smyrnis Square on Friday afternoon, where the ambassador of the Republic of Armenia lay a wreath, and then marchers gathered at Syntagma Square before marching to the embassy.

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  3. Evil people trafficking trade of innocent children who are bought and sold for jihadi guns and bombsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    ... want to claim welfare in Sweden or get work in Germany. When they arrive they can claim asylum. None want to stay in Greece because we are in crisis." Alexandroupolis has become a gateway for migrants trying to pass undetected into the country from ...

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  4. Greek PM tries to appease mayors, governors over cash billRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    ... period of time.A' But many local authority leaders stood their ground. The mayor of Aristoteli in Halkidiki, northern Greece, resigned late on Friday, citing personal reasons. According to the controversial decree, local authority reserves will be ...

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  5. Greece's foreign minister warns against a lose-lose situationRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    Germany will have to decide whether it wants to support Greece or make an example of the SYRIZA-led administration, Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias said on Friday. A'Do they want to support us to have growth... or do they decide to have Greece struggle, to punish Greece and to create an example of what happens to a country that has a left government?A' Kotzias told Reuters at the close of a four-day visit to the US.

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  6. Cigarette-smuggling ring arrested in northern GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    Police in Kilkis, northern Greece, said on Saturday that they had smashed a criminal racket alleged to have smuggled thousands of packets of contraband cigarettes into Greece. Police said they arrested four Greek nationals, aged 24, 36, 37 and 48, on a rural road near the countryA's border with the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia late on Thursday.

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  7. Poll: Large majority of Greeks want compromise with lendersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | EKathimerini

    ... creditors, against 23.2 percent who said the government should refuse any compromise. According to 72.9 percent, Greece must stay in the eurozone, while 20.3 percent said the country would be better off with the drachma. Almost 80 percent said they ...

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  8. Train Kills Migrant In Macedonia In Second Accident In Two DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    A Macedonian train killed a migrant walking on the tracks near the capital, Skopje, in the second railroad accident involving migrants in the country in two days. The German dpa news agency reported that a 62-year-old Afghan man was struck dead at Ilinden, a Skopje suburb, by a train travelling from the Greek city of Thessaloniki to the Serbian capital, Belgrade.

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  9. Night train kills 14 migrants 'sleeping' on Macedonia tracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    ... an exhausting hourslong hike and were sleeping on the tracks when the train plowed into them. The overland route from Greece through Macedonia and Serbia has soared in popularity over the past two years as migrants seek a less dangerous path than ...

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  10. Rival soccer fan clashes leave man stabbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EKathimerini

    ... many voters support change A- change on the political scene and e... Early elections would not serve any purpose for Greece right now, and neither do threats that the government will collapse. It has become abundantly clear that the only solution ...

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  11. Train kills 14 rail walkers in MacedoniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    ... and the other by a steep slope, is "dangerous and unapproachable." Refugees and migrants using an overland route from Greece through the Balkans to Hungary often use the train tracks as a path to guide them. They most commonly walk in darkness -- ...

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  12. Plenty of reasons to visit IzmirRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Argus

    Offering history, culture and glorious sea views, Turkey's Izmir is a city break destination bursting with potential, says Michael McHugh Turkish flags ripple in the breeze and heads bob joyfully up and down as I make my way through the crowd that has gathered for the party-style Independence Day celebrations in the port city of Izmir. Every year, this fiercely patriotic city commemorates the Turkish army's decisive entry into Izmir in 1922, heralding victory over Greece and subsequent independence.

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  13. Deadly trek to Europe leaves many migrants deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    ... taken to Veles, where they will be questioned by a prosecutor. Migrants and refugees using the overland route from Greece to central and Western Europe often use train tracks to guide them along their way and to evade police. They usually fleeing ...

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  14. 1 killed, 1 injured in major fire at abandoned factory in VolosRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    Photo taken on April 23, 2015 shows the site of a major fire, in which one person died and a second was critically injured, that broke out at an old abandoned factory in the central Greece city of Volos.

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  15. Hilton Head Island High School holds Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... "I played tennis in New Jersey last summer, and I won the gold medal," said Christopher McPherson. "I went to Athens, Greece for Equestrian, and I got gold for some race, or bronze for some other race, but it was nice over there, too," said Rashawn ...

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  16. Night train kills 14 migrants a sleepinga on Macedonia tracks; worst toll on Balkans path to EURead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lethbridge Herald

    ... an exhausting hourslong hike and were sleeping on the tracks when the train plowed into them. The overland route from Greece through Macedonia and Serbia has soared in popularity over the past two years as migrants seek a less dangerous path than ...

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  17. 14 migrants killed by train in Macedonia: policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The China Post

    ... River Vardar and the other by a steep slope, as "dangerous and unapproachable." Migrants using an overland route from Greece through the Balkans to Hungary often use the train tracks as a path to guide them. They most commonly walk in darkness - ...

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  18. Police: 14 migrants killed by train in Macedonia-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... Greek city of Thessaloniki to the Serbian capital of Belgrade. Migrants and refugees using the overland route from Greece to central and Western Europe often use the train tracks to guide them along their way and to evade police. It is fraught with ...

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  19. Odyssey of Knowledge set for tomorrow in AthensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Astronomy

    KNOWLEDGE 1st International Conference of Science and Arts Commemorative Tribute: Hypatia from Alexandria SATURDAY, APRIL 25th AUDITORIUM "ATHINA 9.84" TECHNOPOLIS OF MUNICIPALITY OF ATHENS Conference Theme "Humans and their Path to Knowledge at Times to Self-sacrifice" participate in the 1st International Conference of Science and Arts titled "Humans and their Path to Knowledge at Times to Self-sacrifice." This conference is organized by the Cultural Organization Apollo Temple with the contribution of the Cultural Association SAFEM, and will be held on Saturday, April 25th at the Auditorium "Athina 9.84" in Technopolis of Municipality of Athens, Greece.

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  20. Understanding The Deadly Rise In Mediterranean MigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Switched

    ... of humans." The cynical confession captures three major truths, one of the officers in the department told HuffPost Greece: the policies and measures currently in place against human trafficking are insufficient; the profits are bigger than ever; ...

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