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Alkis Konstantinidis

Robots give Greece's postal service speed boost

Oct 05 2021

ATHENS There's a new addition to Greece's postal service: a fleet of yellow robots sorting through the mail. | Video

Greece opens new migrant holding camp on island amid tougher policy

Sep 18 2021

ATHENS Greece opened a new holding camp for migrants on Saturday on the island of Samos, close to Turkey, and said other new facilities would follow in coming months as it tightens migration policy. | Video

Thousands of Greeks protest 'monstrous' labour reform bill

Jun 10 2021

ATHENS (Reuters) -Thousands of Greeks marched in Athens on Thursday against government plans to overhaul labour laws which unions say will undermine workers' rights and let companies bring in longer hours through the back door. | Video

Clashes break out in Greece after march against police violence

Mar 09 2021

ATHENS A Greek police officer was seriously injured on Tuesday after clashes broke out during a demonstration in an Athens suburb against police violence, prompted by a video that appeared to show a man being beaten on Sunday by officers in the area.

Thousands homeless after fire guts migrant camp on Greek island

Sep 09 2020

LESBOS, Greece Thousands of migrants were left without shelter on Wednesday after overnight fires gutted their overcrowded camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, and authorities warned that some asylum seekers who tested positive for COVID-19 could spread the virus. | Video

CORRECTED-UPDATE 7-Thousands homeless after fire guts migrant camp on Greek island

Sep 09 2020

LESBOS, Greece, Sept 9 Thousands of migrants were left without shelter on Wednesday after overnight fires gutted their overcrowded camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, and authorities warned that some asylum seekers who tested positive for COVID-19 could spread the virus.

As tourists trickle back to resorts, Greeks have modest expectations

Jul 03 2020

RHODES, Greece Shops shuttered and streets abandoned, the island of Rhodes is pinning its hopes on a trickle of tourists to salvage what is left of a holiday season decimated by the coronavirus pandemic.

Greece rolls out red carpet to visitors as airports reopen

Jul 01 2020

RHODES, Greece With traditional music and sweets, Greece reopened its regional airports to international travellers on Wednesday, pinning its hopes on a recovery in tourism after a three-month lockdown.

Greece reopens regional airports, says COVID-19 risk calculated

Jul 01 2020

RHODES, Greece July 1 Greece reopened its regional airports to international flights on Wednesday, pinning its hopes on a recovery in tourism after a three-month lockdown.

First foreign flight to Greek island carries German COVID-19 'heroes'

Jun 29 2020

KOS, Greece German workers who helped combat the novel coronavirus arrived on the island of Kos on Monday in the first foreign flight to reach a Greek regional airport since the health crisis erupted.

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