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Irish woman condemns Cretan 'show trial' of her husband

Appeals court in Crete reduces 18 year sentence against Mark Marku to 16 years and nine months for armed robbery. But he insists he was in Ireland when most of the crimes were committed
Enet: June 30, 2014

Florida’s Greek Community: Hidden Gems of St. Petersburg Clearwater

When most people think of Florida, they don’t often think of Greece. But if you travel half an hour north of Clearwater in Florida, you’ll find a Greek community in Tarpon Springs.
Peter Travel News: June 26, 2014

Plea over Arthur Jones from Denbigh missing in Crete

A 73-year-old Denbighshire man has gone missing while on holiday on the Greek island of Crete, prompting a police investigation.
BBC: June 26, 2014

Over 300 inmates continue hunger strike

The inmates are dissatisfied with the detention conditions and oppose the idea of the government to build a new maximum security prison.
June 26, 2014

Contraband cigarettes trade in Greece on the rise

Contraband cigarettes trade in Greece has increased, according to a study conducted by KPMG in all European Union countries commissioned by British American Tobacco, Imperial Tobacco, Japan Tobacco International êáé Philip Morris International.
June 26, 2014

U.S. will allow EU citizens to sue over data privacy

resident Barack Obama's administration will push the U.S. Congress to enact legislation to give European Union citizens the right to sue in the United States if they think their private data has been released or misused
Reuters: June 25, 2014

Heroin haul suspects to testify on Tuesday

The 14 arrested, allegedly involved in the latest case of 986 kilos and 600 grams heroin that police found in a warehouse in Koropi on Saturday, were taken to the Piraeus Prosecution to be granted a specific deposition deadline.
June 24, 2014

Only one in four Greeks will go on vacation, survey finds

Only 25 percent of Greeks will go on vacation this summer according to a nation-wide survey published on Monday.
eKathimerini: June 23, 2014

Europe's largest ever heroin bust

More than two tonnes of heroin has been discovered in Greek warehouses in as many weeks in what authorities say is Europe's largest ever seizure of the drug.
Sky News: June 22, 2014

Greece makes record heroin bust, arrests tanker crew

Greek coastguards said on Sunday they had discovered a record two-tonne haul of heroin and arrested 11 crew from a Togo-flagged tanker that they suspected had brought it into the country.
Reuters: June 22, 2014