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Huge Wildfire Threatens Greek Villages in Southern Albania (video)

At least 10 Greek villages in southern Albania are under threat of a blaze that has enveloped the area since Wednesday. Greek firefighting planes have...

A 2000-Year-Old Road was Discovered in Western Turkey

A 55-kilometer section of a road that was built 2,000 years ago has been discovered in ongoing excavations of the ancient city of Aigai,...

Meet the Greek Archaeologist Chasing Looted Antiquities but Shunned by Greece

Christos Tsirogiannis, a Greek forensic archaeologist who had discovered and reported numerous cases of looted ancient artefacts in Greece and abroad, speaks of his...

Greece Blocks EU Sanctions to Venezuela

The Greek government has refused to back a European Union plan to impose sanctions on Venezuela after the disputed election results on Sunday. The EU...

Ancient Greek Quarry in Marseille Partly Classified as Historic Monument

Discovered by chance during the construction of a building in the center of Marseille, a Greek quarry dating from the 5th century BC will...

Free Μovement of Europeans to the UK Will End in March 2019

A spokesperson for UK's PM Theresa May has said that Europeans will no longer be able to freely move to Britain after March 2019. May’s...

A ‘New Ephesus’ is Waiting to be Unearthed at Parion, Turkey

Archaeological excavations at Parion, the ancient port of the Hellenistic period in today’s north-west Turkey, have shown that hundreds of large buildings are buried...

One Dead, Several Injured in Hamburg Supermarket Knife Attack

One person has been killed and several injured in a knife attack in a Hamburg supermarket, German police say. Hamburg police said on Twitter that...

1,800-Year-Old Mosaic Found in Ancient City of Perge in Turkey

A 1,800-year-old mosaic, which showed the sacrifice of Iphigenia, the daughter of Agamemnon and Clytemnestra during the Trojan War in Greek mythology, was found...

Substance Given to Odysseus in Greek Mythology Could Reduce Symptoms of Diabetes

Metabolic syndrome increases the risk of heart disease and type 2 diabetes. There is no treatment for the condition as a whole, which means...