x

Politics

Iliopoulos: The New Lockdown Is a “Government Acceptance of Failure”

ATHENS — The new lockdown is "a government acceptance of failure," SYRIZA-Progressive Alliance's spokesperson Nassos Iliopoulos said on Sunday in an interview with 'Kontra News', while claiming that the government's plan for the pandemic "proves to be a parody".

Iliopoulos said that the people on the front lines have been asking for tests to be prescribed for a year now, for private clinics to be involved in tackling the pandemic, for inspections to be carried out at workplaces and for public transport routes to be increased, but "a year later what is the government doing?"

"It is taking stricter measures for personal movement, while giving no solution to the problems in the means of public transport, which is the main issue," he said adding that no health protection measures have been taken in workplaces and the health system has been converted into a system of one disease and scheduled surgeries are cancelled.

RELATED

ATHENS - As headquarters of the European Union’s Red Sea Naval Mission to keep Yemeni Houthis from attacking ships - led by Commodore Vasileios Gryparis - Greece also is looking to become a key player in aiding security of the 27 member state bloc.

Top Stories

Columnists

A pregnant woman was driving in the HOV lane near Dallas.

General News

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

Video

Nikki Haley Wins the District of Columbia’s Republican Primary and Gets Her First 2024 Victory

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nikki Haley has won the Republican primary in the District of Columbia, notching her first victory of the 2024 campaign.

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas’ plan to arrest migrants who enter the U.

MILWAUKEE  — Giannis Antetokounmpo will miss just his third game of the season Monday night when the Milwaukee Bucks host the Los Angeles Clippers.

PHILADELPHIA, PA – Saint George Orthodox Cathedral of Philadelphia welcomed its new presiding priest Rev.

WASHINGTON  — Vice President Kamala Harris and other top Biden administration officials held talks on Monday with a member of Israel’s wartime Cabinet who came to Washington in defiance of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.