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EU list of 15 countries allowed into the bloc; U.S., Russia off

The European Union released on Tuesday the list of countries outside the bloc and Schengen area Brussels considers as “safe”. Travelers from these 14+1 countries will be allowed into EU as of July 1, 2020. The list is compiled based on epideliological criteria similar to the EU average of even …

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Prosecutor investigates Greece’s honorary consul in Brazil over alleged bribes in Car Wash scandal

Corruption prosecutor Eleni Touloupaki ordered on Friday a preliminary investigation into the Greek link of Brazil’s so-called Car Wash graft scandal, involving the country’s state-controlled oil giant Petroleo Brasileiro SA, commonly known as Petrobras. According to amna.gr, the investigation concerns allegations made by Petrobras’ former director of refining and supply, Paulo …

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Missing Greek ambassador: Body found in burnt-out car in Rio

A possible tragic end for Greece’s ambassador to Brazil, Kyriakos Amoiridis, who went missing on December 26th. Police located a burnt-out car with a charred body inside. Police believes that the body is the ambassador who went missing while on Christmas vacation. According to Greek media, authorities in Brazil announced …

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Greek ambassador to Brazil goes missing in Rio de Janeiro

Greek ambassador Kyriakos Amoiridis has gone missing in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil. The news came from Brazilian media, while the Greek Foreign Ministry initially kept silent. According to local media, the ambassador lives in the country’s capital Brasilia and was supposed to be in Rio during the Christmas vacations. Citing …

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Alexis Tsipras: Greece today is Portugal of tomorrow

Alexis Tsipras, leader of main opposition part, left-wing SYRIZA warned Portuguese about the fatal impact of austerity. Speaking to Portuguese news agency Lusa, Tsipras said that “Greece of today maybe be Portugal tomorrow” if the country continues implementing the Troika imposed austerity measures. “Greece is one, one and a half …

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