Greece

Republic in Southeast Europe

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Greece, officially the Hellenic Republic, also known as Hellas, is a country located in Southeast Europe. Its population is approximately 10.7 million as of 2018; Athens is the nation's capital and largest city, followed by Thessaloniki.

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A fire in a severely overcrowded migrant camp in Greece forced hundreds of people into the streets, compounding their plight with more refugees arriving on Greek..
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Fred Olsen Cruise Lines says its MS Braemar set a record for the biggest ship to pass through Greece's narrow Corinth Canal on Oct. 9.
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Thousands of Kurds and their local supporters rallied in France and in Greece on Saturday to protest against Turkey's military action in northeast Syria.
Credit: Reuters - Published 3 days ago

"People are desperate and they seek safety," one rescuer said
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

Wars in Syria and Afghanistan are driving refugees through Turkey as they make their way to Greece. Many land on the Greek island of Lesbos, which has become the..
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

Chef Costas Spiliadis, the restaurateur credited with introducing high-end food, wine and hospitality from the islands of Greece to North America, brings his..
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

Germany warned on Tuesday of a repeat of the chaotic influx of migrants that caught the European Union unprepared in 2015, as Greece and Cyprus sounded the alarm..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

Another 649 migrants and refugees reached the islands of the northeastern Aegean in the past two days, based on data released by the region's police...
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Cyprus, Greece and Egypt called on Turkey on Tuesday to "end its provocative actions" in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea, including exploring for oil in Cyprus'..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

Germany warned on Tuesday of a repeat of the chaotic influx of migrants that caught the European Union unprepared in 2015, with Greece and Cyprus sounding alarms..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

In our special four-part series of reports called "World of Motion," a team of CBS News correspondents traveled around the world to Japan, Greece, Southern..
Credit: CBS News - Published 1 week ago

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