Greece

Article image
Global report: Germany's Covid death toll exceeds 50,000
Germany hits grim milestone, France may need third lockdown and Belgium and Ireland say it is too early to ease restrictions

Jon Henley, Kate Connolly in Berlin, and Helena Smith in Athens

22, Jan, 2021 @3:14 PM

Article image
Olympic gold winner's sexual abuse case is a turning point for Greece
Action brought by sailor Sofia Bekatorou likely to end patriarchal country’s taboo on discussing treatment of women

Helena Smith in Athens

20, Jan, 2021 @5:00 AM

Article image
Greece presses case for Covid vaccine passports but other EU states wary
Leaders will debate proposal next week; Greek PM says scheme could encourage vaccine take-up

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

14, Jan, 2021 @5:37 PM

Article image
Germany and Netherlands likely to extend Covid lockdowns
German chancellor says infections may rise 10-fold by Easter if virus’s spread is not halted

Jon Henley in Paris, Kate Connolly in Berlin, and Daniel Boffey in Brussels

12, Jan, 2021 @6:23 PM

Article image
'It’s incredible': why do two convicted Greek neo-Nazis remain at large?
Christos Pappas, Golden Dawn’s de facto number two, is missing, while MEP Ioannis Lagos has refused to return home

Helena Smith in Athens

11, Jan, 2021 @11:06 AM

Article image
Greek churches open for Epiphany despite coronavirus lockdown
Government forced to relent after bishops vow to stick to holy synod decision

Helena Smith in Athens

06, Jan, 2021 @4:56 PM

Article image
Greek Orthodox church to defy lockdown by opening for Epiphany
Holy synod says services will be held at places of worship on Wednesday despite closure rules in Greece

Helena Smith in Athens

04, Jan, 2021 @3:27 PM

Article image
Athens' first official mosque permitted to reopen for Christmas
Mosque beset by difficulties finally to allow in worshippers thanks to relaxation of Greece’s Covid restrictions

Helena Smith in Athens

24, Dec, 2020 @3:19 PM

Article image
'Please help us': child refugees running out of time to reach UK before Brexit
Desperate relatives in Britain plead with Home Office for flexibility as paperwork holdups delay family reunions while deadline looms

Harriet Grant

24, Dec, 2020 @4:09 AM

Article image
'A mental health emergency': no end to trauma for refugees on Lesbos
Mental health problems are spiralling among adults and children at ‘Moria 2:0’ camp as winter sets in and security tightens

Katy Fallon and Franziska Grillmeier in Lesbos

22, Dec, 2020 @6:30 AM

Article image
'Zak's an icon': the long fight for justice over death of Greek LGBT activist
Zak Kostopoulos’s family say murder charges must be brought in a case that has exposed deep homophobia

Helena Smith in Athens

20, Dec, 2020 @12:12 PM

Article image
Thousands of refugees in mental health crisis after years on Greek islands
One in three on Aegean isles have contemplated suicide amid EU containment policies, report reveals

Helena Smith in Athens

17, Dec, 2020 @6:37 PM

1 / 426 pages