Subdivisions of Greece

Fearful night for residents of Vari, Voula after raging fire causes major damage

Residents of the areas of Vari and Voula will be in a state of emergency all night as a fire that raged for over eight hours throughout the day and into the night and appears to be receding.

It destroyed four homes in Voula and damaged about 20 houses. Automobiles also went up in flames.

Prosecutor orders probe of spread of COVID-19 disinformation by Mount Athos Monks

By George Gilson

The head of the Thessaloniki Prosecutor's Office has ordered a probe into charges by Abbott Vartholomeos of Esphigmenou Monastery on Mount Athos (photo) that unvaccinated monks are not only refusing to get the jab but are also urging the faithful not to do so.

Mitsotakis to Dutch journalist – I will not accept you insulting me or the Greek people in this office

Prime Minister of the Netherlands Mark Rutte is one of the longest-serving leaders in Europe, and his experience and clear look contribute to discussions of the bilateral and European agendas, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said on Tuesday after their meeting in Athens.