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Greek demonstrators hurl firebombs towards U.S. embassy in Athens

Reuters Wednesday, 3 June 2020
Demonstrators hurled firebombs in a march towards the U.S. embassy compound in Athens on Wednesday in a protest over the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.

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Tom Hanks And Rita Wilson Are Officially Greek Citizens [Video]

Tom Hanks And Rita Wilson Are Officially Greek Citizens

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson are officially Greek citizens. CNN reports the couple and their children became honorary Greek citizens last year. The Greek government honored Hanks for raising awareness about the 2018 fires that devastated areas near Athens and claimed the lives of more than 100 people Wilson is part Greek. Hanks is a Greek Orthodox convert. They have often been spotted spending their vacations in Greece, where they also own property on the island of Antiparos.

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Greeks haunted by Mati fire tragedy, two years on [Video]

Greeks haunted by Mati fire tragedy, two years on

The fire, which started on the Penteli mountain, spread very quickly to the seaside towns of Mati and Kokkino Limanaki, east of Athens, killing 102 people.View on euronews

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Greece COVID-19 fight prompts Athens to free public space of cars [Video]

Greece COVID-19 fight prompts Athens to free public space of cars

The COVID-19 outbreak has accelerated Greece's plans to offer tourists a grand tour one step at a time.

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