FIRE

More than 500 firefighters spent the night battling a massive wildfire in Athens’ northern suburbs as it razed houses and spread from its initial flashpoint in Varibobi to other settlements in the area.

PUBLIC HEALTH

The National Observatory of Athens (NOA) on Wednesday morning advised residents and visitors across the Attica basin to wear heavy-duty face masks when venturing outdoors to protect themselves from the thick smoke from the north Attica wildfire. 



FINANCE

Tax revenues in 2022 will need to increase by more than 4 billion euros compared to this year, while tax rates for individuals and corporations will have to be reduced.

MIGRATION

Greece’s migration minister has accused neighboring Turkey of allegedly endangering migrants at sea and ignoring an agreement with the EU to stem illegal migration into Europe, citing survivor testimony from a recent boat accident in the Aegean.

NEWS

The town of Langadas, near Thessaloniki in northern Greece, recorded the country’s highest temperature on Tuesday, clocking in at a sweltering 47.1 degrees Celsius.



ANALYSIS

The leaders of Serbia, North Macedonia and Albania agreed last Thursday to open their borders to one another, allowing free passage to their respective citizens, goods and capital as of January 1, 2023.


CARTOON

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NEWS

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A 54-year-old man was arrested near Larissa in central Greece on Tuesday after fatally shooting his 43-year-old wife.




ECONOMY

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FINANCE

Tax revenues in 2022 will need to increase by more than 4 billion euros compared to this year, while tax rates for individuals and corporations will have to be reduced.


SPORTS

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Greece have withdrawn from the Tokyo Olympics artistic swimming competitions after four of their athletes tested positive for Covid-19, the Greek Olympic Committee (HOC) said on Tuesday.



CULTURE

Syrian students working with Greece’s European Center for Byzantine and Post-Byzantine Monuments on the Syrian Mosaic Pavement Documentation project are seen in a file photo.
CULTURE

Digital exhibition highlights efforts to salvage historic artworks from ravages of war




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