Four infants and two women who were in need of hospital care, transferred from the Aegean islands in the early hours of Tuesday by transports of Air Force and Army Aviation within five hours, on request by the ambulance.
The next round of negotiations with Troika will take place in Paris on September 3,4 and 5.
According to the Budget Office of the Hellenic Parliament, Greece needs additional financial requirements amounted more than 14.9 billion euro for the two year period of 2014-2015.
The world’s largest solar-powered boat is continuing its journey to the western Peloponnese where it will take part in an underwater archaeological project focused on one of Europe’s oldest human occupation sites, in Argolida.
In progress is the rescue of 65 immigrants who were found in boat off the coast of Kefalonia.
The boat of the immigrants was found in the area south of Argostoli.
At this point there are two floating vessels of the Coast and a freighter.
Forty years ago this month, a series of monumental events shaped Greece and its people, leaving a legacy that still determines our politics, economy and society. Greece is like a modern parable in its trajectory from the collapse of a military dictatorship, through the restoration of democracy and the euphoria of European Union membership, to the current battle with economic crisis and political uncertainty, writes Nikos Konstandaras for The New York Times.
Read below George Tragka’s op-ed.
The US request the creation of a new military base in Greece, which will serve as a station for drones (UAVs).
Jean-Claude Juncker, the President of the European Commission is due to pay official visit to Athens on the 4th of August in order to meet Prime Minister, Antonis Samaras.
The British ambassador of Greece John Kittmer, traveled to Ithaca for the summer holidays and posted enthusiastic comments on his Twitter account.
Message of stability sent to society the parliamentary groups of the two parties in coalition Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and deputy prime minister Evangelos Venizelos.
The Hellenic Coast Guard announced the rescue of 30 migrants near Samos and another 77 near Mykonos, today.
Local reports claim 56-year-old woman died an hour after Greece’s public power company cut her off over her debt as relatives file lawsuit over her death, according to The Telegraph. Read more
PM Antonis Samaras and VP Evangelos Venizelos met this morning to discuss the unresolved issues and the prerequisite actions that troika mandates, before the latter’s return to Greece in the fall.
The former Governor of the Bank of Greece, George Provopoulos, is about to testify to the economic prosecutor at the end of July.
How ‘nice’ the economologists of the IMF are when they start “repenting” for programs that they have imposed on countries on which they have “landed” and begin writing obituaries about their economic systems and their people!
Five photographs of Pola Roupa, terrorist Maziotis’ partner have been released by the greek police.