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Greek academic at UCL in racist rant against Antetokounmpo

A Greek academic local media describe as “professor” caused a social media outcry after describing National Basketball Association (NBA) sensation Giannis Antetokounmpo as “a black guy pretending to be Greek.” The man is reportedly employed at the University College of London. Evangelos Markopoulos made his comment on Facebook in a …

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Police sees same group behind PASOK HQ attack as against Mexican & French embassies

Greek police sees the urban guerilla group called “Revolutionary Self-Defense” as  behind the attack at the headquarters of PASOK in downtown Athens on Monday evening. According to athensnewsagency, the suggestion is confirmed by the findings of a ballistic investigation released on Tuesday. pic.twitter.com/EkrB6dOtub — Ελληνική Αστυνομία (@hellenicpolice) November 7, 2017 …

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PM Tsipras speaks with Afghan family that became target of racist attack (video)

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras spoke with the mother of  11-year-old Afghan boy, Amir, whose home was target of racists attack in the early morning hours of Friday. “I spoke with Amir’s mother and expressed my support to what they have been through,” Tsipras tweeted. “Amir, and every child in our …

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Unknown assailants attack police station in Pefki with molotov cocktail bombs

A group of ten assailants threw molotov cocktail bombs at a police station in Pefki suburb of North Athens short after 2 a.m. on Thursday. The attackers were wearing hoods and helmets. At the time of the attack there were four police officers, including two guards and five to six …

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Three cadets beaten, suffered fractures in downtown Athens

Three cadets of the Hellenic Army Academy, one army conscript and three civilians were attacked and injured by an unknown group of perpetrators in the metro and train station <Monastiraki> in downtown Athens on Sunday afternoon. Two of the cadets are hospitalized with fractures. The victims include random passersby in …

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Anarchist group Ruvikonas attacks offices of Turkish Airlines

Armed with sledgehammers, a group of anarchists from Ruvikonas attacked the offices of Turkish Airlines on Poseidonos Avenue in Alimos suburb of south Athens on Wednesday morning. According to police, the attack took place at 6:30 in the morning. The group went to the 3rd floor of the building where …

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UPD Greek mother, her two children among the injured in Barcelona van attack

A Greek mother and her two children are among the injured in Barcelona terror attack. The father is in good health, Greek media report citing the Greek Consulate in Barcelona. According to state broadcaster ERT TV, the children are slightly injured. No further details have been leaked, so far. Later, …

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War of Words between Greek Judiciary and Government escalates

The war of words between the Greek government and the judiciary escalated on Monday, when the president of the country’s highest administrative court, the Council of State, made a statement that was broadcast live on television. In his statement, the president of CoS, Nikos Sakellariou, spoke of a systematic government …

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8-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos confirmed 2. victim of Manchester attack

Eight-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos is among the 22 victims of who lost their lives in the terror attack in Manchester Arena on Monday night. This is what Cypriot and Greek media report Tuesday afternoon. An uncle of the girl has reportedly confirmed the death of little Saffie and informed the …

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Children among the 22 victims of terror attack in Manchester Arena

At least 22 people, including children, have been killed and 59 injured in a suicide bombing at a crowded pop concert in Manchester, the most deadly attack in Britain in a decade. Police say attacker died after detonating ‘improvised explosive device’ in foyer of concert hall. The horror unfolded at …

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Police arrests Golden Dawn member for student attack, seeks 5 more people

Police arrested a man, the owner of the cafeteria where members of Golden Dawn were hanging out before they brutally beat a student on Friday. According to media, the arrested man is hired by the far right party for multiple job positions, one of them being at the office of …

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