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In Greek Crisis, Priest Buys Inmates Their Freedom

Germany made headlines this week by letting Bernie Ecclestone, the Formula One chief, pay $100 million to end his bribery trial.
ABC News: August 8, 2014

In Greece, Migrants Are Desperate to Flee Again

On a recent morning, the young men began to drift back to the abandoned furniture factory, returning from the beach, the roofs of nearby construction sites and other hiding places where they had been sleeping.
New York Times: August 8, 2014

Ten years on, Athens 2004 gives Greece little to cheer

It was billed as a chance to transform Greece's image abroad and boost growth but 10 years after the country hosted the world's greatest sporting extravaganza there is little to celebrate at the birthplace of the modern Olympic Games.
Reuters: August 7, 2014

Nearly 3,500 Greeks took German citizenship in 2013

A total 3,498 people from crisis-hit Greece took German citizenship last year, a 25 percent drop compared to 2012, official data showed.
eKathimerini: August 7, 2014

Greek school in Korca ignores the Albanian language

What arguments were presented by the Greeks and Slavs in front of the International Commissions for the acquisition of Albanian villages and towns that were under the Ottoman Empire? August 5, 2014

Missing Arthur Jones: Body found in Crete

A body has been found in the search for a Denbigh pensioner missing in Crete.
BBC: August 4, 2014

Greek frigate returns after Libya evacuation, Poland also withdraws

A Greek navy frigate carrying embassy staff and nearly 200 people from Greece, China and other countries evacuated from the conflict in Libya returned early Saturday to a port near Athens.
The Tribune: August 2, 2014

Supreme Court calls time on Greek yoghurt food fight

The Supreme Court has sided with the makers of Total yoghurt, Fage, in refusing US rival Chobani permission to appeal the definition of Greek yoghurt.
The Lawyer: July 30, 2014

Greek foremen avoid jail after firing on migrant laborers

A Greek fruit exporter and three foremen arrested last year over a shooting attack against migrant labourers avoided jail or were acquitted altogether on Wednesday,
eKathimerini: July 30, 2014

Hague court orders Russia to pay over $50 billion in Yukos case

The Hague's arbitration court ruled on Monday that Russia must pay a group of shareholders in oil giant Yukos $51.6 billion for expropriating its assets, a big hit for a country teetering on the brink of recession.
Reuters: July 28, 2014