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Greece: Country in southeastern Europe
Greece, officially the Hellenic Republic, known also as Hellas, is a country located in Southeast Europe. Its population is approximately 10.7 million as of 2018; Athens, the nation's capital, is its largest city, followed by Thessaloniki.

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Concern accross Europe as continent faces second wave: Update on the situation in Greece [Video]

Concern accross Europe as continent faces second wave: Update on the situation in Greece

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Air bridges: Greek islands added to list of travel corridors [Video]

Air bridges: Greek islands added to list of travel corridors

A list of countries and territories in Europe from which people don't need toquarantine on arrival in England, as it's announced that arrivals from Lesvos,Santorini, Serifos, Tinos and Zakynthos will..

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‘Historic verdict’: Celebrations as Greece convicts Golden Dawn [Video]

‘Historic verdict’: Celebrations as Greece convicts Golden Dawn

Activists and experts welcome landmark move to criminalise group as positive first step against European fascism.

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Watch: Violent clashes after landmark Golden Dawn verdict in Athens [Video]

Watch: Violent clashes after landmark Golden Dawn verdict in Athens

A Greek court ruled that the far-right Golden Dawn party was operating as a criminal organization, delivering a landmark guilty verdict in a marathon five-year trial.View on euronews

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Greece braces for verdict in epic trial of far-right party Golden Dawn [Video]

Greece braces for verdict in epic trial of far-right party Golden Dawn

The trial of 68 leaders and members of the Greek neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn reaches its finale on Wednesday.View on euronews

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Protesters hold anti-NATO rally in Greece [Video]

Protesters hold anti-NATO rally in Greece

A few hundred protesters marched through central Athens on Tuesday, as NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg met with Greek officials.View on euronews

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Greece's iconic monument, the Acropolis is bathed in new light [Video]

Greece's iconic monument, the Acropolis is bathed in new light

Greece's famous archaeological site was showcased using lights in a variety of colours and intensities to highlight the three-dimensional nature of the monuments.

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Greece moves hundreds of refugees from Lesbos to mainland [Video]

Greece moves hundreds of refugees from Lesbos to mainland

Greece allows hundreds of refugees to leave Lesbos for the mainland - but thousands remain in desperate conditions.

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Greece: Thousands moved to new refugee camp [Video]

Greece: Thousands moved to new refugee camp

Police on the Greek island of Lesbos continue to relocate people into a new refugee camp, but sanitation facilities there are already reported to be breaking down.

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Solskjaer counting on Maguire to 'focus on football' after Mykonos incident [Video]

Solskjaer counting on Maguire to 'focus on football' after Mykonos incident

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopes that Harry Maguire's arrestand pending appeal in the Greek courts following an incident in Mykonos doesnot distract the club's captain.

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Refugees in Greece wary of entering new camp after Moria fire [Video]

Refugees in Greece wary of entering new camp after Moria fire

Many fear conditions in temporary camp will be no better than Moria, which drew widespread humanitarian concern.

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Greek police transfer homeless migrants to new Lesbos camp [Video]

Greek police transfer homeless migrants to new Lesbos camp

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Five arrested over Lesbos refugee camp blaze [Video]

Five arrested over Lesbos refugee camp blaze

Greek police have detained five people over a fire that razed the Moria refugee camp to the ground, a senior police official said on Tuesday, as thousands of stranded migrants refused to move to a new..

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Greece: Lesbos migrants march against new camp facility after Moria fire [Video]

Greece: Lesbos migrants march against new camp facility after Moria fire

Migrants are demanding to leave the island and be allowed to travel to mainland Europe after last week's fire which destroyed the Moria camp.View on euronews

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Greek authorities begin to move Moria refugees to new camps [Video]

Greek authorities begin to move Moria refugees to new camps

Refugees on the Greek island of Lesbos are being moved to a new site after their camp burned down.

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US urges Turkey to back diplomacy amid mounting tensions with Greece in Mediterranean [Video]

US urges Turkey to back diplomacy amid mounting tensions with Greece in Mediterranean

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has urged Turkey to engage in dialogue and take no more actions to increase tensions with Greece in the Eastern Mediterranean.

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Greek police fire tear gas as refugees demand to leave Lesbos [Video]

Greek police fire tear gas as refugees demand to leave Lesbos

Chanting 'freedom', the former inhabitants of burned Moria camp protest against plan to be moved to another facility.

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Migrants protest in Lesbos for second day [Video]

Migrants protest in Lesbos for second day

Migrants on the island of Lesbos protested for a second day on Saturday over conditions after being left homeless from a fire that burned down their camp. Francis Maguire reports.

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Thousands protest after Greece's Moria refugee camp burns down [Video]

Thousands protest after Greece's Moria refugee camp burns down

Some 13,000 people living in the camp on the Greek island of Lesbos were left homeless by two consecutive fires.

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Thousands of migrants, still living on the streets, protest in Lesbos [Video]

Thousands of migrants, still living on the streets, protest in Lesbos

Thousands of protesting migrants left homeless on the Greek island of Lesbos after fires destroyed the notoriously overcrowded Moria camp gathered on a road leading to the island's main town Friday,..

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Greece sets up tents for stranded migrants on Lesbos [Video]

Greece sets up tents for stranded migrants on Lesbos

The tents were set up in a military base on the island. The government had been searching for a location that would not cause the ire of the locals, as tolerance by Lesbos residents has run thin in the..

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Thousands of refugees sleep rough, without food, after Moria fire [Video]

Thousands of refugees sleep rough, without food, after Moria fire

People who fled Greece's largest camp sleep in supermarket parking lots and on roadsides, many without food and water.

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