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#Greece

# greece - Monday 25 November, 2019

At least seven dead from heavy rain in France, Italy and Greece

People have been trapped in their cars and roads have been closed by the floods.

# greece - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

From The42 'A little bump on the road that we didn't expect' takes gloss off Barrett's excellent goal in Greece Two Points Dropped This post contains videos

'A little bump on the road that we didn't expect' takes gloss off Barrett's excellent goal in Greece

The FC Köln striker scored her second international goal today – but was left disappointed afterwards.

'Not our problem': Suspected jihadist trapped in no-man's land at border after being expelled from Turkey

President Erdogan said that the man was not Turkey’s problem.

From The42 Pauw: 'They were streetwise. We have to learn from that because we've given it away ourselves' Disappointment This post contains videos

Pauw: 'They were streetwise. We have to learn from that because we've given it away ourselves'

Ireland boss says her side need to ‘be better’ and ‘learn to dominate a game’ after frustrating late draw.

From The42 Heartache for Ireland as late equaliser ends winning start to 2021 qualifiers Tough Blow

Heartache for Ireland as late equaliser ends winning start to 2021 qualifiers

It finished 1-1 in Athens as Greece struck for an injury-time goal.

From The42 As it happened: Greece v Ireland, Euro 2021 qualifier Minute-by-Minute

As it happened: Greece v Ireland, Euro 2021 qualifier

Catch up on all the action as Vera Pauw’s charges conceded a late equaliser in Athens.

# greece - Monday 4 November, 2019

41 migrants found alive in refrigerated truck in Greece

The men and boys found in the truck were mostly in good condition.

# greece - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

From The42 Bohemians exit Uefa Youth League after narrow defeat in Greece Heading Out

Bohemians exit Uefa Youth League after narrow defeat in Greece

PAOK FC won tonight’s second leg tie 1-0.

# greece - Monday 30 September, 2019

Greece says it wants to begin returning 10,000 migrants after deadly fire sparks riots

A deadly fire led to riots in a camp on the island of Lesbos.

# greece - Thursday 11 July, 2019

Foul play suspected in death of US scientist whose body was found in World War II bunker in Crete

The 59 year-old had been attending a conference on the Greek island.

Six tourists killed by tornadoes and violent hailstorms in northern Greece

Dozens of other people have been injured after strong winds hit the region of Halkidiki.

# greece - Monday 8 July, 2019

Greek Prime Minister Tsipras loses re-election to centre-right

Mitsotakis will be sworn in as Greece’s new prime minister today.

# greece - Sunday 7 July, 2019

After five years in power, Greece's bailout-era Syriza government is dumped from power Changing Of The Guard This post contains videos

After five years in power, Greece's bailout-era Syriza government is dumped from power

Exit polls show Alexis Tsipras’ party has been ousted by the conservative opposition.

# greece - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

From The42 'Why should a young player suffer because of an opponent cheating and an official being misled?' Outspoken

'Why should a young player suffer because of an opponent cheating and an official being misled?'

Colin O’Brien is standing firm on his comments following Monday’s controversial red card against the Czech Republic.

# greece - Monday 6 May, 2019

From The42 Netherlands hit five past England to reach quarter-finals while Belgium see off Greece Roundup

Netherlands hit five past England to reach quarter-finals while Belgium see off Greece

It was a busy day of action in the Uefa U17 European Championships across the country.

# greece - Thursday 11 April, 2019

From The42 Ireland to play two of their three U17 European Championships group stage games in Dublin On Home Turf

Ireland to play two of their three U17 European Championships group stage games in Dublin

Colin O’Brien’s charges face Greece, Czech Republic and Belgium in next month’s tournament.

# greece - Sunday 27 January, 2019

From pastries to passports: How the Macedonian name change will affect citizens

There is no shortage of minutiae to be ironed out over the coming years.

# greece - Friday 25 January, 2019

After years of dispute, Greece ratifies new name deal with Macedonia

Greek media polls show a majority of respondents are against the change

# greece - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Violent clashes erupt in Athens as tens of thousands protest Macedonian name deal

Police estimates put the number of demonstrators at 60,000 at 12pm.

# greece - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Greek Prime Minister narrowly survives confidence vote after Macedonia name row

A total of 151 lawmakers supported Alexis Tsipras’ government out of 299 present.

# greece - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Temperatures plunge to -23C in Greece as Athens experiences rare snowfall

The snowfall in Athens prompted authorities to close schools and courthouses, while many public offices and banks provided minimal services.

# greece - Saturday 29 December, 2018

'He showed people how to be a human being': His Blood Bikes East colleagues pay tribute to Brian O’Callaghan-Westropp Greek Wildfires This post contains videos

'He showed people how to be a human being': His Blood Bikes East colleagues pay tribute to Brian O’Callaghan-Westropp

O’Callaghan-Westropp died after being caught up in the Greek wildfires this summer.

# greece - Monday 17 December, 2018

Cork activist arrested in Greece returns home to Ireland

Sean Binder was arrested in Greece in August.

# greece - Sunday 18 November, 2018

'The power of laughter can't be underestimated': Irish clowns performing for refugee children in Greece

The show has been developed to help children who are suffering from trauma.

# greece - Monday 1 October, 2018

Macedonians have voted to change the name of their country Balkan Ballot This post contains videos

Macedonians have voted to change the name of their country

The country will be called North Macedonia if the plan passes through parliament.

# greece - Sunday 30 September, 2018

Today, Macedonia votes on whether it should add 'North' to its name. Here's why

If Macedonia vote in favour of the change, it could pave the way for the Balkan country to join the EU.

# greece - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Cork man accused of helping migrants into Greece detained for 'at least' another 40 days

Seán Binder was volunteering with an NGO when he was arrested on suspicion of human trafficking and being a member of a criminal organisation.

# greece - Monday 20 August, 2018

Eight years and €289 billion later, Greece exits its final bailout today Join The Club This post contains videos

Eight years and €289 billion later, Greece exits its final bailout today

The country is not out the woods though and its people are still feeling austerity.

# greece - Friday 3 August, 2018

Donation page set up for family of Greek fire victim during 'particularly tough time'

The page has been endorsed by Fr Shay Casey, a family friend of Brian O’Callaghan-Westropp.

# greece - Saturday 28 July, 2018

Greek wildfire death toll climbs to 88

Forensics experts have faced a difficult task trying to identify the bodies.

# greece - Friday 27 July, 2018

'There are testimonies': Serious signs arson started deadly Greek wildfires

At least 82 people, including an Irish citizen, were killed in the wildfires.

# greece - Thursday 26 July, 2018

'You left us to God's mercy': Greek Defence Minister confronted as he visits area devastated by wildfires

Greeks are seeking answers as the death toll from the devastating wildfires continues to mount.

'He was part of our family': Colleagues pay tribute to Irishman who died in Greek wildfires RIP

'He was part of our family': Colleagues pay tribute to Irishman who died in Greek wildfires

Brian O’Callaghan-Westropp got married last week and was on his honeymoon when deadly fires swept through the town of Mati.

Irishman who died in Greek wildfires praised for his 'no-nonsense, can-do' charity work RIP

Irishman who died in Greek wildfires praised for his 'no-nonsense, can-do' charity work

Brian O’Callaghan-Westropp was on his honeymoon when he and his wife Zoe Holohan were caught in the fires.

# greece - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

79 dead and 187 injured: Rescuers search Greek towns after deadly wildfires

An Irish couple are reported to have been caught up in the giant wildfires which broke out on Monday.

Irishman confirmed to have died in Greek wildfires

He has been named as Brian O’Callaghan-Westropp.

Irish newlyweds separated in Greek fires: 'He'd be the type to ensure Zoe was safe and go back to help others'

Brian O’Callaghan-Westropp married Zoe Holohan last Thursday and they had just gone on their honeymoon.

# greece - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

Department of Foreign Affairs updates travel advice for Greece as Irish honeymoon couple caught up in wildfires

While the woman has since been hospitalised, the man remains missing.

Flames ravage Greek seaside as wildfires kill 74

Authorities said that 26 bodies were discovered at a seaside resort this morning.

Irish people travelling to Greece urged to contact travel provider as wildfires continue to rage

Irish tourists already there are being urged to monitor local news reports and follow the advice of local authorities.

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