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Greece and the economic crisis 2018

NEWS ARCHIVE - July 21 - July 24



July 24, 2018

Fire

Greek fire brigade says death toll in wildfires rises to 74 - eKathimerini

Photos and drone footage: Horrifying images capture deadly Greece wildfires - Global News

Greece wildfires: 60 dead in holiday area - BBC

Europe rallies around Greece as wildfire death toll climbs - Sydney Morning Post

In Greece, Wildfires Kill Dozens in Deadliest Blazes in Years - NY Times

Death toll jumps as strong winds fuel wildfires in Greece - Washington Post [paywall]

Greece wildfires: ‘Hundreds went into the sea’ - BBC

Greece wildfires kill at least 60, including 26 huddled near Athens beach - Fox

26 found dead huddled together in Greece wildfire 'saw the end nearing and embraced' - UK Telegraph

Wildfire kills at least 60 near Athens; three days of mourning called - eKathimerini

Dramatic account of fire fighting in Attica - Naftemporiki

Greece wildfires: At least 20 killed near Athens as residents and tourists flee - UK Telegraph

Greece forest fires: Country declares state of emergency and seeks international help to battle huge flames - MSN News

Large fires rage across Attica, two people confirmed dead - eKathimerini

Fire in a pine forest in the municipality of Soufli - Radio Thessalonika

Temporary cessation of KTEL routes to the Peloponnese due to the Kineta fire - Athens News Agency

Finance

Grecotel to invest 42mn euros, creating 630 new jobs Grecotel is Greece’s largest tourism sector employers, with 6,100 employees - Tovima

More

Greece, Hungary advance to European water polo semis - SwimSwam

Bulgaria warns Greece and Turkey of dangerous increased river levels - Sofia Globe


View of Lycabettus in Athens Greece

View of Lycabettus in Athens Greece

Mount Lycabettus


July 23, 2018

Fire

Greece declares emergency due to 2 wildfires - Fox

Greek PM cuts short visit to Bosnia over fires raging close to Athens - Reuters

Over 100 firefighters, 47 vehicles, aircraft and five helicopters fighting fire - efsyn.gr

Residents flee wildfire raging west of Athens - eKathimerini

Kineta evacuated - Houses burned - Naftemporiki

Greece: Heatwave closes Acropolis for several hours - Washington Post

Greece battles raging forest fires, homeowners flee - Yahoo

Russia

Greece and Russia trade barbs in worsening war of words - Greek foreign minister Nikos Kotzias is determined to protect a recent accord with Macedonia - UK Guardian

Russia Is Sabotaging NATO's Expansion, Greece Says - Newsweek

Cyprus

Memorial services in Cyprus to mark 44th anniversary of Turkish invasion - Protothema

More

Greece's oldest open-air cinema offers movie nights under Acropolis - Cine Thiseion - xinhuanet

Undisturbed tomb of ancient noblewoman found on Sikinos island - eKathimerini

A 1970’s Apartment in Greece is Renovated with a Black and Grey Color Palette - Design Milk


Ymittos for the Western side

East Attica Athens Greece - Ymittos



July 22, 2018

Greece’s debt relief plans come at high price for residents - 10 minute PBS News video article


Palaio Faliro Beach - Athens Greece

Palaio Faliro Beach - Athens Greece


July 21, 2018

High temperatures are expected Sunday-Monday - efsyn

Finance

S&P raises outlook on Greece, affirms rating - Reuters

Editorial: Pensions and self-deceptions The current and the next government will be obliged to seek the permission of creditors on any measure, of small or great cost - Tovima

Greece: End Of Bailouts, But No Solution - Forbes

Natural gas set to expand to all regions of Greece by 2022 - eKathimerini

Italy finally confirms its commitment to the TAP gas pipeline - protothema.gr

Turkey

Turkey’s Rise Sparks New Friendship Between Israel and Greece - Wall Street Journal

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Holidaymakers Desert Athens as New Heatwave Hits Greece - Greek Reporter


Hydra

Hydra Island


Fodor's Essential Greece: with the Best Islands (Full-color Travel Guide)


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