Greek Authorities Intercept 850,000 Imported, Substandard Face Masks

ATHENS – Some 850,000 substandard face masks imported into Greece to be sold on the Greek market have been intercepted by the country's Independent Authority for Public Revenues (AADE), according to announcements made by its chief Giorgos Pitsilis at the Athens airport customs on Monday.

Pitsilis was at the airport to accept delivery of a second batch of 700 protective aprons to be issued to staff at busy customs posts, to protect them against the coronavirus.


ATHENS – Protests against construction of an underground Metro site in the anarchist stronghold of Exarchia Square became more aggressive when demonstrators tossed eggs, tomatoes and coffee cups at workers.

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FALMOUTH, MA – The police in Falmouth have identified the victim in an accident involving a car plunging into the ocean on February 20, NBC10 Boston reported.

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NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.


Greek-American Cornell Student Rescues Man on Subway Tracks in the Bronx

NEW YORK – Greek-American Cornell University senior Bryce Demopoulos rescued a man who had fallen on the subway tracks at the Third Avenue-138 Street station on the No.

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