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Greece Says Turkey Trying to Revise History of Pontic Genocide

President Sakellaropoulou attends unveiling of design plans for Pontian Greek center at former airport of Elliniko. (Photo by Eurokinissi/Yiorgos Kontarinis)

ATHENS – Turkish criticism of Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou for calling the killings of Pontic Greeks more than 100 years… Continue reading Greece Says Turkey Trying to Revise History of Pontic Genocide

Greece Confirms 10,783 New COVID Cases, 95 Deaths

A member of the medical staff at the National Public Health Organisation (EODY) conducts a COVID-19 rapid test on a woman in Athens, Greece, Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2021. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

ATHENS – Greece confirmed 10,783 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 55 of these identified at entry… Continue reading Greece Confirms 10,783 New COVID Cases, 95 Deaths

On Crete, 21 Students Out of School Over Anti-Vaxxer Parents

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ATHENS – Because their parents object to COVID-19 health measures in schools, 21 pupils in Iraklio on the island of… Continue reading On Crete, 21 Students Out of School Over Anti-Vaxxer Parents

Hostages Safe After Texas Synagogue Standoff; Captor Dead

Shortly after 5 p.m., local time, authorities escort a hostage out of the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue in Colleyville, Texas, Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022. Police said the man was not hurt and would be reunited with his family. (Elias Valverde/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

COLLEYVILLE, Texas — Four hostages are safe and their captor is dead after an hourslong standoff that began when the… Continue reading Hostages Safe After Texas Synagogue Standoff; Captor Dead

Ex-Alabama QB Jay Barker Charged with Domestic Violence

FILE - Former Alabama quarterback Jay Barker, left, and his wife country music singer Sara Evans arrive at the 46th annual Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas on April 3, 2011. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Former Alabama quarterback Jay Barker, who is married to country music singer Sara Evans, was arrested Saturday… Continue reading Ex-Alabama QB Jay Barker Charged with Domestic Violence

President Sakellaropoulou: Greece Fully Respects the International Law

Ekaterini Sakellaropoulou. (Photo by Eurokinissi/ Vassilis Rebapis)

ATHENS – “We are historically seeking for the cooperation with Turkey and are investing in the harmonious co-existence and friendship… Continue reading President Sakellaropoulou: Greece Fully Respects the International Law

Earthquake Rattles Parts of Greece; No Damage Reported

Earthquake machine (Photo by Eurokinissi, FILE)

ATHENS — A magnitude 5.4 earthquake rattled northern Greece and was felt in the capital Sunday. There were no immediate… Continue reading Earthquake Rattles Parts of Greece; No Damage Reported

Serbia Votes in Referendum on Constitutional Changes

A woman casts her ballot for a referendum on constitutional changes, in Belgrade, Serbia, Sunday, Jan. 16, 2022. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

BELGRADE, Serbia — Serbia held a referendum Sunday on constitutional amendments that the populist government says are needed for the… Continue reading Serbia Votes in Referendum on Constitutional Changes

Tesla Inks Deal to Get Key Battery Component Outside China

FILE - A Tesla charges at a station in Topeka, Kan., April 5, 2021. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)

LONDON — Tesla is turning to Mozambique for a key component in its electric car batteries in what analysts believe… Continue reading Tesla Inks Deal to Get Key Battery Component Outside China

Cyprus Still Struggling to Deal with Money Laundering Difficulties

FILE - An aircraft takes off from Larnaca airport past the control tower, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at the southern coastal city of Larnaca, Cyprus. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)

NICOSIA – Battling a longstanding reputation as a haven for foreigners to hide money and illicit gains, Cyprus is making… Continue reading Cyprus Still Struggling to Deal with Money Laundering Difficulties