Greek Man Arrested After Shooting and Killing His Wife

ATHENS — A 54-year-old man was arrested on Tuesday, shortly after shooting and killing his 43-year-old wife in Sotiritsa, on the Larissa coast.

SYRIZA: Government and police must take action to curb violence against women

"The seventh femicide in seven months and the government and Hellenic Police are not only continuing to fail to take institutional action to address this but are also unable to understand that there is an unprecedented rise in gender and domestic violence, especially after the months-long confinement of the citizens," main opposition SYRIZA said in an announcement on Tuesday, following the killing of yet another woman by her husband.

The main opposition also noted the failure of Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis "to reprimand his deputy minister, Mrs Syreggela, who instead of taking institutional initiatives said that the rise was only in the reporting of incidents and that it was not a big deal since there were more femicides in Mexico".


ATHENS - Greece confirmed 20,084 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, the National Public Health Organization (EODY) said on Tuesday, bringing all confirmed infections since the pandemic began to 3,644,889 (daily change: +0.

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O oceanic you sing and sail White on your body and yellow on your chimeneas For you're tired of the filthy waters of the harbors You who loved the distant Sporades You who lifted the tallest flags You who sail clear through the most dangerous caves Hail to you who let yourself be charmed by the sirens Hail to you for never having been afraid of the Symplegades (Andreas Empeirikos)   What traveler has not been fascinated by the Greek islands, drawn by the Sirens’ song of a traveler’s dreams? TNH and our video show ‘Mission’ marked the change of the season by transporting viewers into the heart of summer.

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