PM’s office on Prespes Agreement: ND and VMRO, two sides of the same coin

The Prime Minister's office on Friday accused main opposition New Democracy (ND) and its leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis of hypocrisy in their stance on the Prespes Agreement, and compared their criticism of the deal to that of the nationalist VMRO party in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM).

ND leader Mitsotakis tours Crete

New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis arrived in Crete for a two-day visit, it was announced on Friday. Mitsotakis is due to address a prefecture committee in Heraklion on Friday evening. 

Notorious drug dealer returns to jail after 1998 prison break

Twenty one years after his escape from a Greek prison where he was serving a sentence for drug trafficking, notorious dealer Ognyan Atanasov was sent on Friday back to pre-trial detention in Thessaloniki to face new charges for crimes…

Teenager dies in hit-and-run near Kalamata

A 15-year-old school student died on Friday afternoon after being hit by a car on a section of the old national highway near the town of Kalamata, in the southern Peloponnese.