Tourism in Greece
A photograph released by the Hellenic Coast Guard shows fishing boats approaching the capsized vessel off the coast of Samos in the eastern Aegean.
At least 22 migrants, including four children, drowned on Monday after two vessels capsized off the eastern Aegean island of Samos, near Turkey, while many more migrants remained unaccounted for by late last night.
Two migrants have drowned and dozens are reported missing after two vessels capsized in the Aegean Sea, Monday.
Some 65 migrants of different nationalities were trying to reach Greek coast from Turkey by sea. The two small ships have capsized near the Greek island of Samos, the Greek coast-guard announced Monday, cited by Bulgarian Telegraph Agency (BTA).
An 81-year-old woman died early Thursday morning after a fire broke out in her apartment in Thessaloniki.
The cause of the blaze remained unclear but firefighters managed to extinguish it before it could spread to other apartments.
The womans husband was rescued from the fire, according to local reports.
Five people owing a total of almost 3 million euros to the state were arrested in Attica on Tuesday.
The former managing director of a company was arrested in Papagou, northeastern Athens, for debts of just over 1 million euros.
A 61-year-old woman, who is the member of a firms board, was arrested in Piraeus for debts of more than 834,000 euros.