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New York: famous 5th Avenue turned blue

Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura represented the Greek government in the magnificent parade, which took place in New York on Sunday 22 April 2018, to commemorate the 197th anniversary of the National Rebirth. Thousands of the Greek diaspora flooded Manhattan's 5th Avenue to participate in the celebrations. 

AHEPA condemns attack on Truman statue in central Athens

AHEPA, The American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA), a Greek-American organization located in the US condemned the attack on Harry Truman's statue in central Athens by left-wing protesters. 

Greece delivers the wreaths for Boston Marathon winners

The ceremony for the delivery of the victors' wreaths for the Boston Marathon, presented to the Boston Marathon Association by the General Consulate of Greece in Boston and the Greek-American Council "Alpha Omega", was held on Thursday…

President Trump honors Greek Independence Day

US President Donald Trump attended the celebrations of Greek expatriates in the US in honor of Greek Independence Day (March 25, 1821). “Today we celebrate Greek Independence Day, which is a very important day”, Donald Trump said ...