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Fire Breaks Out in Eastern Mani (Updates)

SPARTI — Α wildfire that broke out on Saturday at the area of Lagadas, eastern Mani, is in progress. The villages of Vahos, Germa, Drosopigi, Skamnaki and Neohori have been evacuated for precautionary reasons.

A total of 103 firefighters with 24 fire trucks, seven emergency teams on foot, seven aircrafts and eight helicopters are operating in the area.

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ATHENS - Greece confirmed 18,834 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, with 45 of these identified at entry points to the country, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Monday.

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Ambassador Dimitrios Tsikouris (JD, MA) has a 36-year-long career in the Greek Diplomatic Service with assignments in Germany, the United Nations, New Orleans, Washington, DC, NATO Defense College in Rome, Italy, Iran, Belgium, Indonesia, Malaysia, and ASEAN.

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ATHENS – Growing violence on Greek campuses will be dealt with, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said in a pledge to root out offenders who are allowed to stay in school despite causing problems.

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Jill Biden: I Didn’t Expect “Healing Role” as First Lady

LAS VEGAS — Her husband campaigned to help unite the country, but Jill Biden says "healing" a nation wounded by a deadly pandemic, natural and other disasters and deep political polarization is among her chief roles as first lady, too.