Iraqi National Dies in Greek Asylum-Seeker Camp

CHIOS — A 51-year-old Iraqi national was found dead on Sunday night at the VIAL asylum-seeker hosting facility structure on the Aegean island of Chios.

The man had been living there for the last one and a half years and, based on initial evidence, his death was due to health issues.

This was the second sudden death of a camp resident in a week, following that of a 28-year-old Somali man on Easter Monday.


PARIS — More than 1,000 firefighters were struggling Thursday to contain a major wildfire which has burned a large area of pine forest in southwestern France, in a region that was already ravaged by flames last month.

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

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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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