According to an ITV interview with Greece Tourism Minister Haris Theoharis, all travelers from the UK will be welcome to come to the country on holiday this year, whether they have been vaccinated or not.
The leader of Greece’s Orthodox Church, in response to the letter of the director of Iran’s seminaries, Ayatollah Alireza A’rafi, said that he welcomes the desire for joint activities to achieve religious solutions to reduce global crises.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday he hoped the resumption of talks between Turkey and Greece over maritime disputes would herald a new era, and he urged Athens not to escalate tensions in the region.
According to the Greek Ministry of Culture, archeologists excavating a site in Ilia, a region in the western Peloponnese, recently discovered eight ancient graves spanning from the second to the fourth century BCE.
In the latest allegation that Greek authorities are illegally expelling refugees, lawyers will this week file a case at the UN Human Rights Committee (OHCHR) on behalf of a Syrian man living in Germany, who says he was picked up and sent to Turkey while he searched for his brother in Greece.
Archeologists from the Department of Archaeology at the University of Thessaly, Greece, discovered yet more important artifacts this summer on Vryokastraki, the small rocky islet near the Greek island of Kythnos, once home to a significant city in the early Byzantine period.
Greece's government has cautiously welcomed a plan from Brussels to reform the EU's shaky asylum system, but charity groups working with refugees on the ground have blasted a continued "outrageous containment policy."
Shortly after reaching the Greek island of Lesbos, a group of Afghan refugees and migrants say their hopes for a new life in Europe were cut short when Greek authorities rounded them up, mistreated them, shoved them into life rafts and abandoned them at sea.