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“Women in Diplomacy and Public Life” event organized in Athens

There is no question of the benefits of having women in high places and in 2000 the United National Security Council adopted a resolution reaffirming the “important role of women in the prevention and resolution of conflicts,” ekathimerini.com reports.

Celebrating Christmas in Athens

The Mayor of Athens Yorgos Kaminis presented the Municipality of Athens Christmas and New Year’s Eve program, which includes over 230 events and happenings which will take place for a period of four weeks across the city, in its…

Second protest to mark Grigoropoulos murder underway in Athens

A rally and march by leftist and anti-establishment groups not represented in Parliament was underway in central Athens at 19:00 on Thursday to mark the 10th anniversary since the murder of teenager Alexis Grigoropoulos, who was shot down…

Trolleys to hold 3-hour work stoppage on December 12

Trolleys will not run in Athens from 12:00 to 15:00 on December 12 so staff may attend a union meeting. The trolleys will start withdrawing from circulation as of 11:00 and are expected to return to normal schedules by 16:00 or later.