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EU boosts emergency response as climate change heightens fire risks

EU boosts emergency response as climate change heightens fire risks

European officials on Thursday unveiled the new RescEU emergency response system which will significantly increase the bloc's reserve of fire-fighting aircraft as climate change challenges continue to mount.

Migrants deplore conditions in new Greek camp

Migrants deplore conditions in new Greek camp

Freshly transferred from a packed camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, some migrants say conditions in their new home on the mainland are even worse.

Greece moves migrants from overcrowded islands to mainland

Greece moves migrants from overcrowded islands to mainland

Greece on Monday began moving asylum seekers from Lesbos in the Aegean islands to the mainland to reduce the pressure on overcrowded camps.

Iran tanker heads to Greece after release, Iran warns US against seizure attempt

Iran tanker heads to Greece after release, Iran warns US against seizure attempt

An Iranian tanker headed through the Mediterranean towards Greece on Monday after it was released from detention off Gibraltar

Fath al-Khair ship completes its fourth trip

Fath al-Khair ship completes its fourth trip

The Fath al-Khair ship has completed its voyage in its fourth trip and arrived at the last station, Corfu island in Greece where it was accorded a reception.

Fire rages on Greece's Evia, threat to people averted

Fire rages on Greece's Evia, threat to people averted

Aircraft dumped water early on Wednesday to douse the flames of a wildfire on the Greek island of Evia that had prompted the evacuation of villages and spurred an appeal for help from elsewhere in Europe.

Missing British scientist found dead in Greece: TV

Missing British scientist found dead in Greece: TV

The body of a missing British scientist has been found in a ravine on the Greek island of Ikaria two days after she disappeared, Greek public television reported on Wednesday.

Exploring Greece’s abandoned airport

Exploring Greece’s abandoned airport

An Olympic Airlines 747, once the proud flagship jet of an airline enjoyed by the likes of Hollywood actors, high-profile heads of state, and even Jackie Kennedy ...

Qatargas delivers first Q-Flex LNG cargo to Greece’s Revithoussa Terminal

Qatargas delivers first Q-Flex LNG cargo to Greece’s Revithoussa Terminal

Qatargas has “safely and successfully” delivered the first liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargo on a Q-Flex vessel to Greece’s Revithoussa LNG Terminal.

Greek man confesses to rape, murder of US scientist, police say

Greek man confesses to rape, murder of US scientist, police say

Greek police believe they have found the man who raped and murdered an American biologist whose body was discovered on the island of Crete on July 8, a senior official said on Tuesday.

At least seven dead as migrant boat sinks off Greek island

At least seven dead as migrant boat sinks off Greek island

At least seven people died on Tuesday when a boat carrying migrants sank near the Greek island of Lesbos, the coastguard said.

Greece-Qatar Business Council chairman sees boost in private sector ties

Greece-Qatar Business Council chairman sees boost in private sector ties

Chairman of Greece-Qatar Business Council Panagiotis Mihalos has said the level of bilateral ties and the attractive investment climate of the two countries pave the way for more co-operation between the private sector.