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News Greece » Western Greece: Western Macedonia Region joins growing national film network in Greece

News source: https://www.tornosnews.gr/en/tourism-businesses/thematic-tourism/34592-western-macedonia-region-joins-growing-national-film-network-in-greece.html
Publicated on: hursday 21 February 2019

Western Macedonia joins other Greek regions in the building up of a national network of film offices, it was announced on Thursday, according to ANA. Attica, the Peloponnese, Central Macedonia, and St...

News Greece » Western Greece: Greece at Center of World’s Geopolitical Games

News source: https://greece.greekreporter.com/2019/02/20/greece-at-center-of-worlds-geopolitical-games/
Publicated on: Wednesday 20 February 2019

After World War II, the leaders of Britain and the Soviet Union decided that the country would belong to the Western sphere of influence. Today, Greece stands in the middle of what amounts to an ...

News Greece » Western Greece: Greece the Only Western Country Which Bans Private Universities

News source: https://greece.greekreporter.com/2019/02/14/greece-the-only-western-country-which-bans-private-universities/
Publicated on: hursday 14 February 2019

The issue of the establishment of private universities in Greece is on the hotseat now that discussion on related constitutional amendments is taking place in the Greek Parliament. The SYRIZA ...

News Greece » Western Greece: Seven Horses, one pony shot dead by unknown perpetrator in Western Greece

News source: https://www.keeptalkinggreece.com/2019/02/20/horses-pony-dead-epirus/
Publicated on: hursday 21 February 2019

At least six horses were found dead and a seventh one was heavily injured by a shotgun, in Karvounari village of Paramythia area of Epirus, western Greece. Beginning of February, a little pony was als...

News Greece » Western Greece: Western Greece Region Sets Aside €1m for Tourism Promotion until 2021

News source: https://news.gtp.gr/2019/02/13/western-greece-region-sets-aside-e1m-tourism-promotion-2021/
Publicated on: Wednesday 13 February 2019

The Region of Western Greece has secured 1 million euros in EU funding for the 2019-2021 period which will go into promotional actions aimed at boosting incoming tourism. According to Katsifaras, the ...

News Greece » Western Greece: Athens to be spared snow and worst of Oceanis weather front to hit Greece

News source: https://www.tornosnews.gr/en/greek-news/society/34609-athens-to-be-spared-snow-and-worst-of-oceanis-weather-front-to-hit-greece.html
Publicated on: Saturday 23 February 2019

Gale force winds of up to 9 or even 10 on the Beaufort scale will blow in the Aegean and the Ionian Sea and on the shores of western Greece. The meteo service issued a video with the forecast maps of ...

News Greece » Western Greece: BiH Authorities are concerned because 70,000 Migrants reside in Greece, heading towards Western Balkans

News source: http://www.sarajevotimes.com/bih-authorities-are-concerned-because-70000-migrants-reside-in-greece-heading-towards-western-balkans/
Publicated on: Wednesday 20 February 2019

During the press conference in capital Sarajevo, Mektic said that a total of 6 illegal migrants are put under supervision and detained in the Immigration Service Center in East Sarajevo, out of whom 5 ...

News Greece » Western Greece: An evening with Greece

News source: http://www.asianage.com/entertainment/music/210219/an-evening-with-greece.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 20 February 2019

Thimios Atzakas, James Wylie, Kostas Anastasiadis, Fausto Sierakowski and Avgerini Gatsi - all five performers entertained the crowd with their unconventional genre of music where western chords mingl...

News Greece » Western Greece: The History of Ancient Greece in 18 Minutes: A Brisk Primer Narrated by Brian Cox

News source: http://www.openculture.com/2019/02/the-history-of-ancient-greece-in-18-minutes.html
Publicated on: Wednesday 20 February 2019

So says the video above, "Ancient Greece in 18 Minutes," which makes historical corrections — and often humorous ones — to that and a variety of other common misperceptions about perhaps the main civi...

News Greece » Western Greece: Turkey earthquake: Turkey and Greece hit by strong earthquake - 'It was TERRIFYING'

News source: https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/1090052/turkey-earthquake-greece-earthquake-canakkale-USGS
Publicated on: Wednesday 20 February 2019

The earthquake registered 5.1 magnitude, with shaking felt in Western Turkey and parts of Greece. Istanbul, located hundreds of kilometres from the epicentre, was also rattled this evening. One witnes...

News Greece » Western Greece: Greece backs Macedonia’s NATO accession, settles dispute

News source: https://wtop.com/europe/2019/02/greek-parliament-set-to-back-macedonias-nato-accession/
Publicated on: onday 18 February 2019

Greece’s parliament on Friday approved a measure for Macedonia to join NATO, ending a decades-old dispute watched closely by Western allies wary of Russian influence in the region. Lawmakers ...

News Greece » Western Greece: The Latest: Greece backs Macedonia’s NATO accession

News source: https://wtop.com/europe/2019/02/the-latest-greece-backs-macedonias-nato-accession/
Publicated on: onday 18 February 2019

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras delivers ... anchor the country — renamed North Macedonia — firmly within the western sphere of influence. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis) ATHENS, Greece ...