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US Ambassador Pyatt: Koufodinas’ furlough dishonors the victims’ memory

US Ambassador to Athens Geoffrey Pyatt and UK’s Ambassador Kate SMith joined their voices and conveyed their disapproval of the Prison Council decision to grant a 48-hour furlough to convicted 17 November terrorist Dimitris Koufodinas. Pyatt posted on Twitter also a The U.S. ambassador to Greece on Koufodinas’ furlough [17N …

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UPD Athens Metro, Proastiakos workers to launch work stoppages and 24h strike

Workers at Athens Metro will launch two work stoppages and a 24-hour strike this and next week. The work stoppage is schedule for Friday, November 10th 2017. It will start at the beginning of the morning shift and last until 9 a.m. On Friday, Metro workers decided to launch one …

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Convicted 17N terrorist Koufodinas steps out prison on 48-h furlough (video)

Convicted November 17 terrorist Dimitris Koufodinas stepped out the Korydallos prison for first time since 2002. He exited the prison in the company of his wife, his son and his lawyer. A group  of supporters was cheering him chanting  “Free Koufodinas.” The Prison Council of Korydallos approved on Wednesday his …

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Olympiakos, Nottingham Forest boss Marinakis to face trial on match fixing

A Greek court ruled on Wednesday that Olympiakos and Nottingham Forest owner Vangelis Marinakis is to face trial on charges of match fixing in Greece. The 49-year-old shipping magnate  and media boss is the most prominent among 28 people who will be put on trial on felony charges following a …

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