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Migrant crisis: 'Document forgers' held in Greece and Czech Republic

Police in Greece and the Czech Republic have arrested more than 20 people suspected of forging travel documents for migrants trying to enter Europe.
BBC: May 31, 2016

Greece rescues 29 migrants adrift at sea on journey to Italy

The Greek Coast Guard has pulled to safety 29 migrants afloat in a dinghy off the western island of Lefkada, as they headed to Italy.
May 31, 2016

Government to ban any involvement of politicians in companies based outside Greece

The government will table an amendment on Wednesday forbidding politicians from owning stocks or participating in management boards in any companies not based in Greece, spokeswoman Olga Gerovasili said on Tuesday,
May 31, 2016

Alan Pulido: Seized Mexico footballer freed

International football player Alan Pulido has been rescued in north-east Mexico hours after he was kidnapped, officials say.
BBC: May 30, 2016

29 migrants and refugees rescued in the sea region of Lefkada

Coast Guard located a boat with twenty nine migrants and refugees, among them two children, that floated adrift in the sea region west of the Ionian island of Lefkada.
May 30, 2016

Potami leader: 'Politicians cannot own offshore companies or have their money abroad'

Politicians cannot own offshore companies or have their money abroad, Potami leader Stavros Theodorakis said in statements to private Mega TV on Monday adding that those who do so they should be forced to transfer their money back.
May 31, 2016

Mitsotakis: 'ND should not become another ring in the chain of the memoranda governments'

"As of September the Greeks' everyday life will be much worse," main opposition New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis said in an interview with Antenna TV on Monday and expressed his certainty that the economy will not recover.
May 30, 2016

President Pavlopoulos discusses refugee issue with EU Commissioner Avramopoulos

The EU cohesion depends on the progress of the management of the refugees problem, underlined President of Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos during his meeting on Monday with European Commissioner for Migration Dimitris Avramopoulos.
May 30, 2016

Tsipras: Strengthening relations is a strategic choice; sanctions are not a solution

Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to Athens on Friday is the culmination of a series of high-level meetings held recently and marks the restart of the relations between the two countries, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said during a joint press conference
May 28, 2016

Russian President discusses Athens visit with ND leader

Russian President Vladimir Putin spoke of a successful visit to Greece in his meeting with New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis, who visited him at his hotel in southern Athens on Friday night.
May 28, 2016