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France, Germany, Greece and Spain threaten UK travellers with quarantine sanctions

France, Germany, Greece and Spain threaten UK travellers with quarantine sanctions

The UK is facing backlash over its plans to impose a 14-day quarantine on all new arrivals, while some EU countries say they won't let Brits in until the infection rate is reduced.
Greek Leftists Set Fire to American Flag, Protest Outside Consulate in Solidarity With 'U.S. Insurgents'

Greek Leftists Set Fire to American Flag, Protest Outside Consulate in Solidarity With 'U.S. Insurgents'

Greek leftists in the city of Thessaloniki set fire to an American flag in front of a United States consulate, claiming to be doing so in solidarity with "U.S. insurgents".
Covid-19: Greece quarantines all passengers from Qatar flight

Covid-19: Greece quarantines all passengers from Qatar flight

All 91 travellers put in quarantine after 12 test positive, illustrating risk of welcoming back tourists Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGreece has been forced to confront
Health experts cast doubt on UK hopes for holiday 'air bridges'

Health experts cast doubt on UK hopes for holiday 'air bridges'

Agreements to exempt tourists from coronavirus quarantine restrictions are complicatedCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coveragePublic health experts and officials have warned that
Greek Hotels Reopened Monday to Uncertain Summer Travel Season

Greek Hotels Reopened Monday to Uncertain Summer Travel Season

Greece’s tourism sector is technically reopened to business, but a normal level of operation hinges on demand giving hoteliers a reason to resume business at temporarily shuttered properties. -Cameron
Far-Left Extremists Arrested While Attempting to Bomb Home of Former Greek Minister

Far-Left Extremists Arrested While Attempting to Bomb Home of Former Greek Minister

Greek police arrested two far-left extremists after the pair attempted to bomb the house of a conservative former Minister of State.
Britain left off 'safe list' of countries free to holiday in Greece

Britain left off 'safe list' of countries free to holiday in Greece

UK fails to fit epidemiological profile demanded by Athens, which has kept Covid-19 in check Greece might be high on the list of many people’s summer holiday destinations, but for Britons dreaming of
Greece Will Open to International Tourists but Ban Travelers From Covid-19 Hotspots Like U.S.

Greece Will Open to International Tourists but Ban Travelers From Covid-19 Hotspots Like U.S.

The Greek government announced today that it will open up to international tourists from 29 different countries on June 15, according to the English-language Greek news outlet Ekathimerini. People
Cyprus offers to cover cost of holidays affected by coronavirus

Cyprus offers to cover cost of holidays affected by coronavirus

Free healthcare for Covid-19 patients and hotel expenses for dependents will give island unbeatable edge, it says Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThe battle to lure
Serial Rapist Jumps Off Cliff While Running From Police and Breaks Ribs

Serial Rapist Jumps Off Cliff While Running From Police and Breaks Ribs

Called “the beast of Kavos,” Dimitris Aspiotis was twice convicted of raping several women, imprisoned and freed because of overcrowding. This month, another woman accused him of rape.
Greece ready to welcome tourists as refugees stay locked down in Lesbos

Greece ready to welcome tourists as refugees stay locked down in Lesbos

In Moria, Europe’s largest migrant camp, tensions are rising as life is more restricted and the threat of Covid-19 is ever present Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageChildren

How Greece can reopen without ruining its coronavirus containment success

The country has fared much better than Germany, France, and the U.K.
Serial rapist breaks back in Corfu cliff fall on run from police

Serial rapist breaks back in Corfu cliff fall on run from police

Dimitris Aspiotis, captured on new charges after jail for sexual assaults on British women, severely injured in ravineA serial rapist plunged from a cliff and broke his back after police flushed him
Greece fears border standoff with Turkey over migrants' return

Greece fears border standoff with Turkey over migrants' return

Turkey says migrants may return to frontier as countries emerge from lockdownsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGreece fears a fresh standoff on its border with Turkey after

Serial Rapist on Early Release From Prison Is Arrested on New Rape Charge on Resort Island in Greece

He had been convicted in 2012 of raping three female tourists in the same area

Greece Reopens Cafes, Island Ferries in Effort to Salvage Its Tourism Season

The nation’s low infection rate prompted the government to start the holiday season three weeks earlier than expected
Greece Reopens Island Ferries and Restaurants in Bid to Salvage Tourism Season

Greece Reopens Island Ferries and Restaurants in Bid to Salvage Tourism Season

Trip-planners used to research whether the hotel had a pool and childcare facilities. Now they'll also examine how many Covid-19 infections that country had. Greece hopes to benefit from the fact that
Greece Restarts Ferries to Islands, Reopens Cafes, Restaurants

Greece Restarts Ferries to Islands, Reopens Cafes, Restaurants

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece restarted regular ferry services to its islands Monday and cafes and restaurants were also back open for business as the country accelerated efforts to salvage its tourism
Audit Reveals Huge Growth of Pro-Migration NGOs with Millions in Revenue

Audit Reveals Huge Growth of Pro-Migration NGOs with Millions in Revenue

A round of audits by Greece's National Transparency Authority of pro-migration NGOs has revealed massive growth in recent years, with some receiving tens of millions of euros in revenue.
Greek Association Donates Boats to Coast Guard to Stop Illegal Migration

Greek Association Donates Boats to Coast Guard to Stop Illegal Migration

The Greek Shipowners' Association has donated ten new Rafnar maritime boats to the Greek coastguard to help the country stop illegal immigration to the Greek islands in the Aegean Sea.