Critical teleconference the Euro Working Group Friday


According to EU sources, the eurozone’s Finance Expert will give specific directions to Greece for which concessions must be made ​​to initially locked an agreement with the European institutions, which will allow further IMF participation. The EWG will be informed by representatives of institutions and Deputy Finance Minister Giorgos Chouliaraki for the blend of measures…

On 4 April the first 500 refugees return to Turkey


Five days before the start of Turkey receiving irregular immigrants from Greece , as part of an agreement between Turkey and the European Union, neither side seems to be ready, even for a symbolic start of the application, while arrivals in Greek islands have begun to grow . Turkey agreed with the EU this month to…

FACTS AND MAPS OF REFUGEES LOCATION IN GREECE: 50,364 estimated


INFORMATION ACCORDING TO CNN   Estimated at 50 364 refugees across the country, according to current figures Management Coordinating Body of Refugee Crisis. Of these, 4.242 remain in the islands, while new arrivals amounted to just 192. In Attica structures hosted 14 698 people, while in central Greece are 2.874. Most refugees are in northern…

Clinton email probe recommenced with FBI interviews


 Article reproduction: LA Times Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks to supporters in Des Moines in late January. (Larry W. Smith / European Pressphoto Agency) Del Quentin WilberContact Reporter Federal prosecutors investigating the possible mishandling of classified materials on Hillary Clinton’s private email server have begun the process of setting up formal interviews with some of her longtime and…

Tens of thousands of Yemenis mark a year of war, denounce Saudi-led offensive


Reproduced article source: Reuters Supporters of Yemen’s former President Ali Abdullah Saleh climb pillars of the Unknown Soldier Monument during a rally marking one year of Saudi-led air strikes in Yemen’s capital Sanaa March 26, 2016. SANAA Tens of thousands of Yemenis took to the streets of the capital Sanaa on Saturday to mark the first…

BREAKING NEWS: RUSSIA TO LEAVE SYRIA – PUTIN SAYS GOALS ACHIEVED


Source:  CNN    Source: Reuters President Vladimir Putin announced out of the blue on Monday that “the main part” of Russian armed forces in Syria would start to withdraw, telling his diplomats to step up the push for peace as U.N.-mediated talks resumed on ending the five-year-old war. Damascus rejected any suggestion of a rift…

Peloponnese launches new website of cultural events


The Peloponnese Regional Authority on Thursday announced the launch of a new website listing cultural events in the region of southern Greece. The website can be found at peloponnese.events and information is available in Greek and English. The regional authority said it received the support of municipalities in creating the site.

Greek goverment to refugees: Leave, please


An interesting development to say the least Source: ekathimerini The Greek government on Saturday started handing out flyers printed in Arabic, Farsi and Pashto to migrants and refugees camped out on the country’s northern border with the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM), informing them that the crossing is closed. The message urges the residents…

Turkey: “No” to return refugees and immigrants who are already in Greece


The number of refugees and migrants will take back to Turkey would amount to thousands, not millions, according to the Twitter account of the Minister for European Affairs of Turkey Volkan Bozkir. Turkey will not accept the return of the territory of refugees and immigrants who are already in the Greek islands, the Minister for European Affairs…