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Greek conservatives tipped to oust leftists in early election

03 Jul 2019

ATHENS Greece's opposition conservatives are expected to ride a wave of anger over continuing austerity measures to seize power from Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's lefists in next Sunday's election. | Video

Unlikely Greek election candidate touts jobs and miracle cures

02 Jul 2019

ATHENS Part-time TV presenter, miracle cure salesman and budding politician Kyriakos Velopoulos wants to build a wall to keep migrants out of Greece. Lace it with mines, he says. He would also call a referendum on the death penalty for drug dealers and paedophiles.

Errant missile from Syria-Israel clash lands on Cyprus

01 Jul 2019

NICOSIA An errant missile struck Cyprus early on Monday, skimming the densely populated capital Nicosia and crashing on a mountainside in what authorities described as a spillover from strikes between Israel and Syria. | Video

Ankara presses Turkish Cypriots' resources claim after Cyprus agrees gas deal

07 Jun 2019

ISTANBUL/ATHENS Turkey said on Friday that Turkish Cypriots had rights to a share of the island's offshore resources, days after the Greek Cypriot government agreed a revenue deal with a U.S. firm over a gas find in the eastern Mediterranean.

Ankara presses Turkish Cypriots' resources claim after Cyprus agrees gas deal

07 Jun 2019

ISTANBUL/ATHENS, June 7 Turkey said on Friday that Turkish Cypriots had rights to a share of the island's offshore resources, days after the Greek Cypriot government agreed a revenue deal with a U.S. firm over a gas find in the eastern Mediterranean.

Greek PM comes unstuck over Macedonia, austerity in European vote

27 May 2019

ATHENS Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was struggling for his political survival on Monday after his Syriza party, hurt by austerity and a bitter rift over an accord with North Macedonia, got hammered in European Parliament elections.

Greek PM comes unstuck over Macedonia, austerity in European vote

27 May 2019

ATHENS Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was struggling for his political survival on Monday after his Syriza party, hurt by austerity and a bitter rift over an accord with North Macedonia, got hammered in European Parliament elections.

Greek PM calls snap vote after drubbing for ruling Syriza

27 May 2019

ATHENS Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras called snap national elections after suffering a heavy defeat by the opposition conservatives in European Parliament elections on Sunday.

Greek PM calls snap vote after drubbing for ruling Syriza

27 May 2019

ATHENS Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras called snap national elections after suffering a heavy defeat by the opposition conservatives in European Parliament elections on Sunday.

Cyprus police find fifth victim of suspected serial killer

05 May 2019

NICOSIA Police in Cyprus found a body in a lake on Sunday that they believe to be the fifth victim of a suspected serial killer who preyed on foreign women for almost three years without detection.

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