Teenagers arrested for fan-related assault

Three teenagers arrested in Athens have appeared before a prosecutor to answer charges that they attacked and robbed two 14-year-old boys who supported a rival football team in the Nea Ionia district.

Ark priest given conditional release

The priest at the center of child sex abuse allegations at the children’s foundation Ark of the World has been given conditional release from pre-trial custody.

Four long-time volunteers

The ladies (from left to right) Anna Maravea, Maria Kalafata, Aphroditi Terzidi and Alkistis Relli have been standing by children with motor disabilities and neurodevelopmental problems for decades.

Seven children test positive for strep A infection

Seven children from the same northern city as a boy who died after contracting strep A have tested positive for the infection, according to the president of the public hospital staff union POEDIN. A prosecutor has already ordered an inquiry into the death of the 7-year-old boy from Naoussa, which occurred in a Thessaloniki hospital.

Sixth child this year dies from Streptococcus A

The sixth death of a child due to the streptococcus A (Strep A) infection has been recorded in Greece since the beginning of 2023, according to the National Public Health Organization (EODY) on Monday.

Seven suspects remanded in girl pimping case

Seven of the eight men arrested recently in the case of the pimping and rape of a 12-year-old girl in Athens have been remanded in pre-trial detention. One of the men, a 20-year-old son of another suspect in the case, was released on health grounds, but must report to local police.

Girl dies after wall collapses on her

A six-year-old girl from northern Greece has died after a wall collapsed on her. The child, from the village of Drosero, was rushed to Xanthi general hospital on Friday night by her parents with serious head injuries.