Sakellaropoulou: Today’s Decision Confirms That Democracy Can Foil Any Attempt to Undermine It

ATHENS — President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou, in a statement on Wednesday after the court's verdict in the case of Golden Dawn, stressed that this was an important day for Democracy.

"In our country's long democratic tradition, phenomena of extreme political violence were always foreign. Today's decision is a confirmation that democracy and its institutions always have the capability to foil any attempt to undermine them."

Sakellaropoulou made the above statement while meeting Alternate Migration Minister Giorgos Koumoutsakos.


ANKARA - Western capitals are increasingly alarmed at the deepening ties between Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Vladimir Putin, according to 'Financial Times'.

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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.


Fragile Cease-Fire Between Israel, Gaza Militants Holding

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — A fragile cease-fire deal to end nearly three days of fighting between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza held into Monday morning — a sign the latest round of violence may have abated.

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