Greece

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Greek PM denies knowing about tapping of opponent’s phone
Kyriakos Mitsotakis said eavesdropping on the Pasok party chief, Nikos Androulakis, was wrong

Helena Smith in Athens

08, Aug, 2022 @4:51 PM

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Greek PM under pressure over tapping of opponent’s phone
Government accused of ‘darkest practices’ in eavesdropping scandal that evokes worst days of country’s military rule

Helena Smith

07, Aug, 2022 @3:13 PM

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‘There’s a raw energy’: Hydra, artists’ haven, still casts its spell
The Greek island has attracted poets, writers and musicians for over 8o years, from Henry Miller to Leonard Cohen and Jeff Koons

Helena Smith in Hydra

07, Aug, 2022 @2:31 PM

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Is British Museum’s stance shifting on Parthenon marbles return?
Changing public attitudes have made issues of repatriation and decolonisation harder to ignore

Esther Addley

05, Aug, 2022 @9:54 AM

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Celebrities and tourists are flooding into Greece. But a harsh winter isn’t far off
Despite a huge increase in visitor numbers this summer, the Greek economy remains fragile and vulnerable

Helena Smith

31, Jul, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Doors shut, ties ditched: what are EU countries doing to save energy?
EU member states have been urged to reduce energy use to ensure they can cope in the event Russia cuts all supplies

Guardian reporters

29, Jul, 2022 @11:40 AM

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Greece rolls out red carpet for crown prince, as Khashoggi killing falls off agenda
With Europe grappling with an energy crisis, Mohammed bin Salman finds he is once again welcome

Helena Smith in Athens

27, Jul, 2022 @6:17 PM

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Jack Fenton helicopter death ‘could lead to Greek safety rules overhaul’
Investigator says key concern is why aircraft’s engines were still engaged when 22-year-old disembarked

Helena Smith in Athens

27, Jul, 2022 @2:48 PM

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British tourist, 21, killed by helicopter blade in Greece
Three arrested after Jack Fenton hit by rear rotor while reportedly trying to take a selfie at heliport in Athens

Helena Smith in Athens

26, Jul, 2022 @4:27 PM

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Macron vows to rebuild and replant by ‘different rules’ after French fires
President calls for European fleet of firefighting planes, as blazes continue in parts of Greece, Portugal and Spain

Jon Henley Europe correspondent

20, Jul, 2022 @4:41 PM

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Standing up for asylum seekers: refugees learn the art of comedy
A Greek project is teaching participants how to craft jokes in order to shine a new light on stories about migration

Dalia Al-Dujaili

19, Jul, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Forest fires rage across Europe as heatwave sends temperatures soaring
Civil defence authorities battle blazes that have forced evacuation of thousands of people across continent

Sam Jones in Madrid and agencies

17, Jul, 2022 @10:48 AM

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