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Mitsotakis’ strategy for Greek-Turkish relations

Greek City Times 17 Apr 2021
Greece begins the post-colonial period in a ... December 1999, apart from its own power, is a favorable situation for Greece because the powerful EU countries each want for their own reasons, going back to the beginning of the 20th century, to support the great enlargement east.
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Clashes break out at student protest in northern Greek city

Federal News Radio 17 Apr 2021
THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Small groups of demonstrators clashed with police Thursday in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki at the end of a march to protest a new law allowing the policing of university campuses ... But political opponents have accused the government of using the pandemic lockdown to sanction greater powers for the police.
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Greece among eight EU countries providing incentives for electric cars

Greek City Times 16 Apr 2021
Greece will be among eight EU countries to provide incentives for electric cars, the Secretary General for Energy and Mineral Raw Materials, Alexandra Sdoukou, said on Thursday ... As she pointed out, the initiatives taken so far by Greece’s Environment and Energy Ministry ... EUROSOL RES Powered Electric Vehicle Charging Station, Greece.
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'No new negotiations at Geneva talks on Cyprus'

Anadolu Agency 16 Apr 2021
In 1974, a Greek Cypriot coup aiming at Greece’s annexation led to Turkey’s military intervention as a guarantor power ... The Greek Cypriot administration, backed by Greece, became a member of the EU in 2004, although most Greek Cypriots rejected a UN settlement plan in ...
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Miss the office? These work words have some colourful origins

Hindustan Times 16 Apr 2021
PUBLISHED ON APR 16, 2021 06.33 PM IST ... In ancient Greece, sykon was the word for fig; and phainein meant to reveal ... By 1575, English speakers were using it for anyone who’d make slanderous accusations to curry favour with powerful people ... Still counting your peanuts? If you were a labourer in ancient Greece or Rome, you’d be counting salt blocks ... ....
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Dendias, Cavusoglu and Turkey’s intentions

Ekathimerini 15 Apr 2021
For the sake of his country, not Greece’s ... It is not just Greece’s military power, in itself considerable, but, especially, the web of its political and economic alliances, which include the two of the planet’s greatest economic entities, the EU and the US, with which Greece has a functioning relationship and special ties.
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Greek passport ranked 8th strongest in the world

Greek City Times 15 Apr 2021
According to the Henley Passport Index, Greece has the 8th most powerful passport in the world, offering its holders visa-free access to 186 countries ... Greece shares the eighth position with the Czech Republic, Malta and Norway.
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No major progress in Turkey-Greece talks expected: Experts

Anadolu Agency 14 Apr 2021
"Therefore, I think this [Dendias’] visit is a cliché for Greece," Tahsin added ... "Aside from this, Greece sees itself powerful against Turkey – not in terms of economy or military but diplomacy," he said, noting that the Greek side's power in diplomacy comes from the European Union and "anti-Turkey" groups in the Western states.
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‘Greek fever’ at the Gennadius Library

Ekathimerini 14 Apr 2021
Curated by director Maria Georgopoulou, this exhibition is dedicated to American philhellenes and their efforts to convince the public in the United States that Greece, as the birthplace of democracy, deserved to be reborn as a free and independent state ... Immediately after graduating from Harvard in 1824, he came to Greece.
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The Unbelievable Story of Europe’s Runaway Nazi

Vice 14 Apr 2021
And it's that sense of collaboration between the centre-right and far-right in Greece that has Golden Dawn’s victims wondering if these ties – between the parties, the powerful and conservative Orthodox church that often considers itself the arbiter of what is ...
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'Our only perspective for Cyprus is 2-state solution’

Anadolu Agency 14 Apr 2021
On an unofficial 5+1 meeting – including both sides of the island, the guarantor countries Turkey, Greece, and Britain, and the UN – set ... In 1974, a Greek Cypriot coup aiming at Greece’s annexation led to Turkey’s military intervention as a guarantor power.
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Greece opens consulate in Libya’s second city Benghazi

The National 13 Apr 2021
Greece opened a consulate on Tuesday in Libya’s second largest city of Benghazi, as European countries sought to renew their diplomatic footprint inside the north African country ... He reiterated his condemnation of a maritime zone agreement between Libya’s previous government and Turkey, which Greece says is illegal and infringes on its territory.
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Florence City Council recognizes Greek Independence Day

SCNOW Morning News 12 Apr 2021
The city council voted unanimously in favor of a resolution marking March 25 as the 200th anniversary of the independence of the modern nation of Greece from the Ottoman Empire ... At the time, all three powers were in the process of establishing empires around the world and wanted to have influence in Greece.
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EU grants protection to Cypriot Halloumi cheese

Anadolu Agency 12 Apr 2021
In 1974, a Greek Cypriot coup aiming at Greece’s annexation led to Turkey’s military intervention as a guarantor power ... The Greek Cypriot administration, backed by Greece, became a member of the EU in 2004, although most Greek Cypriots rejected a UN settlement plan in ...
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Lucy Liu Joins Shazam 2 as Villain

Collider 12 Apr 2021
This is especially relevant because the powers of Shazam are derived from different legends, most of them coming from Ancient Greece. The hero has the wisdom of Solomon, the strength of Hercules, the stamina of Atlas, the power of Zeus, the courage of Achilles, and the speed of Mercury.
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