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Alkis Konstantinidis

Greece moves hundreds of asylum-seekers from crowded island camp

02 Sep 2019

LESBOS, Greece Greece began moving hundreds of asylum-seekers on Monday from a camp on the island of Lesbos that holds around four times the number of people it was built for.

A year since Greece's deadliest wildfire, wounds remain open

23 Jul 2019

MATI, Greece A year since Greece's deadliest wildfire tore through coastal towns near Athens, killing 102 people, the road to normalcy for its survivors is long and dotted with burned down homes and barren land.

At least seven killed as freak storm lashes Greek resorts

11 Jul 2019

NEA PLAGIA, Greece At least seven people, including six tourists, were killed and more than 100 others injured when a violent, short-lived storm lashed northern Greece overnight, felling trees and ripping off rooftops. | Video

For many migrants trekking to the U.S., faith is their compass

29 Dec 2018

TIJUANA Since setting out from Honduras in the hope of reaching the United States, Nicolas Alonso Sanchez has worn a simple wooden cross around his neck – a quiet reminder of the Roman Catholic faith that propels him forward.

House to house, Greece searches for missing in wildfire aftermath

25 Jul 2018

MATI, Greece In a scorched and blackened pine forest, Dionysis Tsiroglou and his team of volunteer rescuers are searching homes ravaged by Greece's deadliest wildfire, looking for the missing.

House to house, Greece searches for missing in wildfire aftermath

25 Jul 2018

MATI, Greece In a scorched and blackened pine forest, Dionysis Tsiroglou and his team of volunteer rescuers are searching homes ravaged by Greece's deadliest wildfire, looking for the missing.

House to house, Greece searches for missing in wildfire aftermath

25 Jul 2018

MATI, Greece, July 25 In a scorched and blackened pine forest, Dionysis Tsiroglou and his team of volunteer rescuers are searching homes ravaged by Greece's deadliest wildfire, looking for the missing.

Wildfires kill at least 74 in Greece's 'Pompeii'

25 Jul 2018

MATI, Greece Greece's prime minister told of the "unspeakable tragedy" the country faced after at least 74 people were killed by wildfires that swept through a resort, trapping people in cars and on the edge of cliffs as others were forced to jump off to survive. | Video

Taxi drivers protest against Uber 'invasion' in Greece

06 Mar 2018

ATHENS Hundreds of taxi drivers marched in central Athens on Tuesday to protest at what they called an "invasion" by Uber, and attacked passing cars they thought were being used by the ride-hailing service. | Video

Greek Communist anti-austerity protesters storm labour ministry

09 Jan 2018

ATHENS Greek demonstrators stormed the country's labour ministry and confronted its chief on Tuesday in protest at moves to restrict the right to strike, a condition set by international creditors in exchange for bailout funds.

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