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Challenges in Europe: Greece turning to commune life

The economic crisis that began in 2008 has exposed many of the underlying tensions in countries across Europe.
BBC: April 17, 2015

Greece police end university sit-in after Athens clashes

Police in Greece have ended a 19-day sit-in by anti-establishment protesters at Athens University.
BBC: April 17, 2015

Migrants killed in 'religious clash' on Mediterranean boat

Italian police say they have arrested 15 Muslim migrants after they allegedly threw 12 Christians overboard following a row on a boat heading to Italy.
BBC: April 16, 2015

Greek community warns against fraud after Koimisis Tis Theotokou fire

No formal collection established to rebuild Greek orthodox church in Parc-Ex April 16, 2015

Turkey's atheists face hostilities, death threats

Onur Romano, a founding member of Turkey’s Atheism Association, opens the office and checks the mail. For once, he says, there are no death threats.
April 16, 2015

Thousands of Greek miners protest feared job losses

Workers at a northern Greek gold mine and their supporters marched through Athens on Thursday, in the most significant labor challenge the new radical left-led government has faced since its election in January.
Sioux City Journal: April 16, 2015

Emergency measures to tackle migrant flows decided at government meeting

Emergency measures to deal with an anticipated new wave of migrants and refugees entering Greece were decided at a government meeting chaired by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Tuesday,
April 15, 2015

The heart of Brisbane's Greek community will be demolished for units

The heart and soul of Brisbane's original Greek community – Hellenic House at South Brisbane – is going to be demolished for a $40 million block of units.
Brisbane Times: April 14, 2015

Kammenos: Migrants are a European issue

The migrants problem is a major one and the country cannot take such large inflows, Defence Minister Panos Kammenos said on Tuesday
April 14, 2015

497 undocumented migrants reached Lesvos island in the last four days

497 undocumented migrants, mostly Syrian nationals, reached several beaches of Lesvos island in the last four days. 85 more migrants were located on Tuesday morning.
April 14, 2015