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A 5.0 magnitude on the Richter scale was recorded in the southwest of Turkey, 31km southeast of Mugla, the USGS said.
The earthquake occurred at 20:02 (GMT) – 22:02 (Greece time) at a depth of 10 kilometres, according to the Institute
The earthquake was felt in Rhodes, causing concern to the inhabitants of the islands of the Dodecanese.
In an effort to muffle criticism and opposition voices on the controversial arms deal with Saudi Arabia and the implication of Defence Minister Panos Kammenos in the case, the Greek Foreign Ministry issued a public appeal to Greece’s opposition parties on Wednesday, to “behave responsibly” and refrain from leaking classified secret documents in ways damaging to the nation’s interests, in order
Central and Eastern European countries have become stuck in a "middle-income trap" and need new growth strategies and infrastructure to kick off again, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development said on Wednesday, adding that Greece, Slovenia and Kazakhstan have made progress with privatizations. [Reuters]