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Elgin Marbles legal action ruled out by Greece

Greece has ruled out taking legal action against the UK to reclaim the Elgin Marbles from the British Museum.
BBC: May 14, 2015

‘I'm scared of Golden Dawn,’ says defendant

On the first day of the trial against the far-right Golden Dawn party, Giorgos Dimou did not make an appearance at special court in the Greek capital’s Korydallos Prison.
eKathimerini: May 12, 2015

Golden Dawn trial adjourned to May 15

The trial of Golden Dawn before a Criminal Appeals Court has been adjourned to Friday, May 15.
May 12, 2015

24 killed as quake rocks Nepal

A strong earthquake struck Nepal early Tuesday afternoon, killing at least 24 people, triggering landslides and toppling buildings in a country still dealing with a devastating quake that hit less than three weeks ago.
May 12, 2015

Greece debt: What's it like to live under threat of default?

Sitting on his neighbour's steps in the sunshine, 68-year-old Ted Pantelidis does not look too stressed.
BBC: May 9, 2015

Greek Orthodox patriarch praises religious freedoms in Turkey

Bartholomew I, the Istanbul-based Fener Greek Orthodox Patriarch, extolled religious freedoms in Turkey and thanked local authorities and the government for permission to hold the Divine Liturgy in an ancient church in western Turkey.
Daily Sabah: May 9, 2015

Trial of Greece's Nazi-inspired Golden Dawn party adjourned for next week

A court set up in Greece's largest prison for the trial of dozens of members of Greece's extreme right Golden Dawn party was adjourned on Thursday until next week.
The Tribune: May 7, 2015

US: Too early to say is was behind texas attack

The United States is not ready to credit the Islamic State terror group with carrying out Sunday's attack on a convention center outside Dallas, Texas.
May 6, 2015

At Greek port, migrants dream and despair in abandoned factories

Rapper Mahdi Babika Mohamed's journey to a better life in Europe started in his native Sudan and passed through Libya and Turkey before abruptly ending in a squalid abandoned factory at Greece's western port of Patras.
Reuters: May 6, 2015

Germany sees rise in anti-Semitic, anti-foreigner crime

Germany's top security official says new statistics show a sharp rise in anti-Semitic offenses last year, as well as in crimes against foreigners.
The Missoulian: May 6, 2015