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FYROM Leader: Russia Proxies Funding ‘Macedonia’ Deal Protests

FYROM premier Zoran Zaev has told the media he believes Russia, via sympathetic "Greek businessmen", has been funding unrest in his country to prevent...

France Beat Dogged Croatia to Lift 2018 World Cup in Russia

France overcame a determined Croatia 4-2 to lift the Jules Rimet trophy at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on Sunday. First-time finalists Croatia -- fielding...

Restored Monastery Draws Tourists Exploring Pontic Greek Heritage

A Pontic Greek monastery in Turkey's Black Sea region is open for tourism after being restored, local authorities have said. The Virgin Mary Monastery in Kayadibi...

France Reveals its Love Affair with Greek Feta Cheese

Charles de Gaulle may have famously said of France: "How can you govern a country which has 246 varieties of cheese?" but Greece is increasing...

German Neo-Nazi Jailed for Murder Spree Which Claimed Greek Man’s Life

A German neo-Nazi involved in a group which murdered 10 people, including a Greek, received a life sentence on Thursday. Beate Zschape, 43, was convicted...

Watch New Trailer for Greek Director Lanthimos’ ‘The Favourite’

Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos is back with an unsettlingly dark comic drama called The Favourite. Starring Hollywood A-listers Rachel Weisz and Emma Stone, the film centers of...

UK Says Greek Students Will Pay the Same as English Undergraduates After Brexit

Thousands of Greek students thinking of studying in the U.K. next year will still be charged the same as English students, even after Brexit. British...

Over 100 People Feared Dead as Migrant Boat Overturns Near Libyan Coast

Around 100 people are feared dead after a boat carrying 100 migrants overturned at sea near the coast of Libya on Friday. Libya's coastguard told...

Skopje Needs to Ratify ‘Macedonia’ Deal, Says NATO Chief

Skopje's path to NATO membership is dependent upon FYROM ratifying the name deal with Greece, the alliance's secretary-general said on Monday. Speaking in Luxembourg, Jens Stoltenberg...

Erdogan Claims Victory, Turkish Opposition Refuses to Concede

Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan has claimed victory in Sunday's presidential election despite opposition parties insisting all the votes have not yet been counted. Erdogan's speech...