MULTIMEDIA

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A man lays a flower on the 11th anniversary of the firebomb attack on a branch of Marfin Bank in downtown Athens which led to the death of three people.


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People stand patiently in line while observing physical distancing as much as possible as large queues formed outside a vaccination mega-center in Peristeri, western Athens.

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VIDEOS

The da Vinci Research Kit, a surgical robot designed to assist and train surgeons for minimally invasive surgery, conducted a peg transfer at a lab at the University of California, Berkeley.



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Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis poses for a selfie with a woman who works at a vaccination mega-center in the western Athens suburb of Peristeri during a visit to the facility on Friday.



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Inspectors check travelers’ documents at Larissis train station in Athens. With a ban in place on nonessential interregional travel due to the coronavirus pandemic, police have stepped up checks at exit points including toll gates, train stations and ports ahead of the Easter weekend.


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PODCASTS

John Psaropoulos, an independent journalist based in Greece and Al Jazeera’s southeast Europe correspondent, joins us to discuss the informal summit on the Cyprus issue taking place this week and hosted by UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres.

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United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (second from left) talks to Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades (right) during their meeting on the first day of the five-party informal conference in Geneva, Switzerland, on Tuesday.

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A priest waits his turn for a rapid coronavirus test outside Athens’ Metropolitan Cathedral, on Monday. A drive has been launched to test clerics and workers in the Athens Archdiocese as Holy Week got under way.


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CULTURE

The Ziller-Loverdos Mansion’s chapel is one of the many emblematic historical buildings around downtown Athens that are being restored and renovated and repurposed for cultural use.

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PODCASTS

On Saturday President Biden took the historic step to put the United States on record as the latest nation to formally recognize and condemn the Armenian Genocide, joining with the US Senate and House of Representatives, 49 US states, and a dozen NATO allies.


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Eleftherios Petrounias performs on the rings during the men’s apparatus finals of the 2021 European Championships in Artistic Gymnastics in the St. Jakobshalle in Basel, Switzerland, Saturday.

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A handout photo made available by the Greek Presidency shows Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou (r) arriving at the Monument of the Unknown Soldier in the capital’s Syntagma Square to lay a wreath during the 106th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide committed by the Ottoman Empire during World War I in 1915, on Saturday. [EPA]