Clashes on the steps of Greece’s Parliament

Riot police clash with protesters on the steps of Greece’s parliament, as a demonstration against a draft agreement with neighbor Macedonia turns violent.

Protesters rally against Greece name change deal with Macedonia

Protesters are out in force on the streets of Athens to demonstrate against the country’s name change deal with Macedonia. Macedonian lawmakers last week approved a constitutional revision to rename their country the Republic of North Macedonia, but the agreement will only come into effect with the backing of the Greek parliament. FIRST IMAGES

Macedonia PM urges Greek MPs to ratify name deal

Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev calls on Greece to end their nations’ decades-long dispute by ratifying the deal to rename his country “The Republic of North Macedonia”.

Merkel visits Athens to promote post-austerity ties

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives in Greece as she looks to turn the page on the biting austerity measures that sparked major protests during her last official visit to Athens in 2014. IMAGES

Lindsay Lohan: perfectionist boss

(8 Jan 2019) Lindsay Lohan says she has no problems dealing with badly behaved staff at her beach club in Greece, which features in her new reality TV show “Lindsay Lohan’s Beach Club.” (Jan. 8)

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Cleaning up the sea

Greece is hauling rusting, abandoned ships out of the Gulf of Elefsina to stop them from leaking hazardous materials into the water. (AP Video/Srdjan Nedeljkovic)