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Greece: Republic in Southeast Europe
Greece, officially the Hellenic Republic, also known as Hellas, is a country located in Southern and Southeast Europe, with a population of approximately 11 million as of 2016. Athens is the nation's capital and largest city, followed by Thessaloniki.

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Milwaukee Greeks rally behind Bucks' Antetokounmpo

The Bucks’ NBA playoff run has Milwaukee buzzing with anticipation that the team could win its first title since 1971. Particularly interested is the Greek community, which has rallied around star..
USATODAY.com - Published

Post bailout, Greece offers tax breaks, pension bonus

Greek lawmakers on Wednesday approved tax breaks and bonuses for pensioners in the crisis-hit nation days before elections, rowing back some austerity mandated by international bailouts.
Reuters - Published

Videos for Greece

Stateless in Europe: 'I was never given the chance to feel European here in Greece' [Video]Stateless in Europe: 'I was never given the chance to feel European here in Greece'

Second-generation migrants who are living as stateless citizens in Greece have claimed they have no say in their own future, ahead of the European elections.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:42Published

Migrants increasingly risk lives arriving in Greece by river or sea [Video]Migrants increasingly risk lives arriving in Greece by river or sea

Migrants put their lives on the line trying to get from Turkey to Greece, crossing by boat to the Greek city of Alexandropouli, Greece, or crossing the Evros river on the border to make it to Europe...

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 03:52Published

Bear cubs Bradley and Cooper prepare for the wild [Video]Bear cubs Bradley and Cooper prepare for the wild

Orphaned four-month-old bear cubs named Bradley and Cooper are being taught how to fend for themselves at he Arcturos bear sanctuary near the village of Nymfaio, in northern Greece, before being..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:09Published

Voting gets underway in North Macedonia's Presidential elections [Video]Voting gets underway in North Macedonia's Presidential elections

Social Democratic Union candidate Stevo Pendarovski and his main rival from the conservative VMRO-DPMNE party, Gordana Siljanovska have mostly focused on this year's name deal with neighbouring Greece,..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published

Roadtrip Europe Day 30: Greek voters focused on local issues rather than Roadtrip Europe Day 30: Greek voters focused on local issues rather than "remote" Europe

The team concluded that the Greek voters they spoke to feel the European Union is too remote, especially in the wake of the financial crisis that they have endured.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:52Published

Road Trip Europe Day 27: The effects of Greece's financial crisis nearly 10 years on [Video]Road Trip Europe Day 27: The effects of Greece's financial crisis nearly 10 years on

Our correspondents Bryan Carter and Fay Doulgeri have set off on the next leg of Euronews' Road Trip ahead of the EU election in May. They have arrived to Metsovo in Greece where they have been asking..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 04:29Published

Thousands of PAOK fans celebrate first Greek league title in 34 years [Video]Thousands of PAOK fans celebrate first Greek league title in 34 years

Thousands of PAOK fans take to the streets to celebrate first Greek Super League title in 34 years

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:45Published

Greece parliament demand Germany pay WWII reparations [Video]Greece parliament demand Germany pay WWII reparations

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said demanding reparations is "a historic and moral duty and a duty in memory of the heroes of the past."

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 04:58Published

Breakfast with Belle in Athens: 'young voters have to be engaged' says Greek MEP [Video]Breakfast with Belle in Athens: 'young voters have to be engaged' says Greek MEP

In the run-up to the European elections, Good Morning Europe host Belle Donati is travelling across the continent to meet Members of the European Parliament in their own constituencies. She's grabbing..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 05:07Published

Saving ancient texts in a Sinai desert monastery [Video]Saving ancient texts in a Sinai desert monastery

In Egypt's conflict-ridden Sinai, a team from Greece are digitizing thousands of fragile and ancient manuscripts at St Catherine's Monastery, the world's oldest Christian monetary still in use which..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:10Published

Watch: Divers get access to ancient shipwreck near Greek island [Video]Watch: Divers get access to ancient shipwreck near Greek island

The ancient cargo ship sank in the 5th century BC. It was laden with 4,000 ancient vases, probably containing wine, most of which remain intact.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:20Published

Greek police fire tear gas at migrants as border convoy grows [Video]Greek police fire tear gas at migrants as border convoy grows

reek police fired tear gas on Friday (April 5) to disperse migrants who had gathered in a field near the country's border with Northern Macedonia in the hope of making their way illegally up through..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published

Greek police use tear gas on third day of migrants' protests [Video]Greek police use tear gas on third day of migrants' protests

Migrants clash with police for the third day in northern Greece.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:20Published

Greek police clash with migrants, block access to border route [Video]Greek police clash with migrants, block access to border route

Riot police fired teargas at migrants and refugees, which included children, in Greece on Saturday. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:21Published

Violence Erupts As Greek Authorities Clash With Migrants [Video]Violence Erupts As Greek Authorities Clash With Migrants

According to a report by Reuters, on Saturday, Greek police clashed with angry migrants hoping to travel to northern Europe after being barred from reaching a nearby border crossing. On Thursday,..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:45Published

Migrants camp out in Northern Greece in false hope of borders opening [Video]Migrants camp out in Northern Greece in false hope of borders opening

Migrants remained in tents in Northern Greece for the third day, on Saturday (April 6) galvanized by reports on social media of plans for an organised movement to cross Greece's northern border. Rough..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:52Published

Watch: Pinball wizards back in action at Athens museum [Video]Watch: Pinball wizards back in action at Athens museum

Pinball was hugely popular in Greece but the craze died out 20 years ago with the rise of computer games.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:20Published

When dives go wrong - mishaps from last year's Cliff Diving World Series [Video]When dives go wrong - mishaps from last year's Cliff Diving World Series

Cliff diving mishaps from last year's World Series

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 02:03Published

Greek and North Macedonian PMs take historic selfie in Skopje [Video]Greek and North Macedonian PMs take historic selfie in Skopje

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is the first Greek leader to visit his northern neighbour since North Macedonia, previously known as Macedonia, declared independence in 1991. Rough Cut (no reporter..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:45Published

Refugees to be forced out of UN-funded accommodation in Greece [Video]Refugees to be forced out of UN-funded accommodation in Greece

The government says this is a necessary step to integrate refugees into Greek society, but it has some refugees worried for their future.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:28Published

 

Vandals throw paint on Athens home of U.S. ambassador to Greece

Geoffrey Pyatt called the attack "childish vandalism"; anarchists and far-left groups frequently vandalize diplomatic missions in Greece
CBS News - Published

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