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Phoebe Fronista

One month on, Greek wildfire victims face long road to normality

Aug 23 2018

MATI, Greece Standing in the burnt-out shell of what used to be his home and business, Theodoros Kouris waits for Greek government inspectors to decide the building's fate.

For Greece's austerity-hit elderly, bailout 'will never end'

Aug 20 2018

ATHENS With two euros in his pocket, Yorgos Vagelakos, an 81-year-old retired factory worker, scouts the farmer's market in his working-class Athens neighbourhood for anything he can afford. | Video

For Greece's austerity-hit elderly, bailout "will never end"

Aug 20 2018

ATHENS With two euros in his pocket, Yorgos Vagelakos, an 81-year-old retired factory worker, scouts the farmer's market in his working-class Athens neighborhood for anything he can afford. | Video

For Greece's austerity-hit elderly, bailout 'will never end'

Aug 17 2018

ATHENS With two euros in his pocket, Yorgos Vagelakos, an 81-year-old retired factory worker, scouts the farmer's market in his working-class Athens neighborhood for anything he can afford. | Video

For Greece's austerity-hit elderly, bailout "will never end"

Aug 17 2018

ATHENS, Aug 17 With two euros in his pocket, Yorgos Vagelakos, an 81-year-old retired factory worker, scouts the farmer's market in his working-class Athens neighborhood for anything he can afford.

Firefighters contain destructive wildfire near Athens

Aug 16 2017

ATHENS Firefighters on Wednesday contained a wildfire burning for nearly four days near Athens after it destroyed thousands of hectares of pine forest and dozens of homes.

Greece seeks EU help as wildfires rage

Aug 15 2017

ATHENS Firefighters battled wildfires raging northeast of Athens for a third day on Tuesday as Greece asked for help from its European partners to prevent them from spreading. | Video

In emotional return to Greece, Antetokounmpo promises to help youth

Jun 26 2017

ATHENS Giannis Antetokounmpo, Greece's homegrown NBA All-Star, made an emotional return to the city he grew up in and promised to help children in Greece and Africa make it in life.

In a first, German art exhibition documenta opens in Athens

Apr 06 2017

ATHENS Documenta, one of Europe's most important modern art exhibitions, opens in Athens on Saturday, the first time in its history it is being held outside the German city of Kassel.

Ancient Greece's restored Tower of Winds keeps its secrets

Aug 25 2016

ATHENS It is said to be the world's first weather station, to date back more than 2,000 years, and to have been used by merchants to tell the time - even in darkness. | Video

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