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  1. New Orleans, Louisville, and 12 more places in the US visitors...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | SFGate

    The Region of Eastern Macedonia and Thrace , nestled between Bulgaria and Turkey in northeastern Greece, is a region of outstanding natural beauty. Its two islands of Thassos and Samothrace, combine the best mountain and sea have to offer.

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  2. Iran Suspends Soccer Ties With Greece After Friendly NixedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | Bloomberg

    Iran's soccer federation has suspended all relations with its Greek counterpart after a friendly between the two nations scheduled in Istanbul was abruptly canceled amid ongoing Greece-Turkey tensions. A statement on the federation's website, first reported by the official IRNA news agency and other media outlets late on Thursday, said the cancellation has inflicted "serious damage" to the Iranian national team's preparations for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

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  3. Iran suspends soccer ties with Greece after friendly nixedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | The Island Packet

    Iran's soccer federation has suspended all relations with its Greek counterpart after a friendly between the two nations scheduled in Istanbul was abruptly cancelled amid ongoing Greece-Turkey tensions. A statement on the federation's website, first reported by the official IRNA news agency and other media outlets late on Thursday, said the cancellation has inflicted "serious damage" to the Iranian national team's preparations for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

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  4. Father Alex and Presbytera Xanthi Karloutsos to be recipients of 2018 Athenagoras Human Rights AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Hellenic News of America

    Father Alexander and Presbytera Xanthi Karloutsos will be honored as the 2018 recipients of the Athenagoras Human Rights Award. The Award will be presented by the Order of Saint Andrew, Archons of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, at the organization's annual banquet The Award, established in 1986, is presented annually to a person or organization that has consistently exemplified by action, purpose and dedication concern for the basic rights and religious freedom of all people.

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  5. Greece: Car full of migrants crashes in police chase, 8 hurt Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | WSB-TV

    Authorities in northern Greece say a car crammed with migrants that was driven by a suspected member of a smuggling ring has crashed during a police chase, injuring all eight occupants. Police said the accident occurred early Tuesday at the entry to the northern town of Xanthi.

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  6. Greece: Car Full of Migrants Crashes in Police Chase, 8 HurtRead the original story

    May 8, 2018 | US News & World Report

    Authorities in northern Greece say a car crammed with migrants that was driven by a suspected member of a smuggling ring has crashed during a police chase, injuring all eight occupants. Police said the accident occurred early Tuesday at the entry to the northern town of Xanthi.

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  7. Car full of migrants crashes in police chase on Turkey-Greece borderRead the original story

    May 8, 2018 | Turkish Daily News

    A car crammed with migrants that was driven by a suspected member of a smuggling ring has crashed during a police chase, injuring all eight occupants, Greek authorities stated on May 8. The accident occurred early on May 8 at the entry to the northern town of Xanthi, the Associated Press reported, citing the police . Police had tried to stop the car on a highway running from the Turkish border to the city of Thessaloniki, but the driver turned off onto a smaller road and tried to escape.

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  8. Olympiakos ends season with 3-0 loss at GiannenaRead the original story

    May 6, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

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  9. Candace Chapman, Tomasz Radzinski named to Canada Soccer Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | Red Deer Advocate

    Candace Chapman, who won more than 100 caps for her country, and speedy striker Tomasz Radzinski, who played at the highest level in Europe, have been named to the Canada Soccer Hall of Fame. Chapman becomes the first member of the Olympic bronze medal-winning squad at the 2012 Olympics to enter the Hall.

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  10. Greek league champion AEK held to 0-0 draw at KerkyraRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | USA Today

    Greek league champion AEK held to 0-0 draw at Kerkyra Greek league winner AEK Athens held to a 0-0 draw at Kerkyra; PAOK clinches spot in Champions League Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2r9CvZL ATHENS, Greece - AEK Athens, which has already secured the Greek title with one round to go, was held to a 0-0 draw at Kerkyra on Sunday. AEK leads PAOK, 3-0 winner at Panathinaikos, by six points.

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  11. Greek league champion AEK held to 0-0 draw at KerkyraRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2018 | USA Today

    Greek league champion AEK held to 0-0 draw at Kerkyra Greek league winner AEK Athens held to a 0-0 draw at Kerkyra; PAOK clinches spot in Champions League Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2r9CvZL ATHENS, Greece - AEK Athens, which has already secured the Greek title with one round to go, has been held to a 0-0 draw at Kerkyra. The result on Sunday, combined with Lamia's 2-1 victory over Giannena, meant Kerkyra was relegated to the second division.

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  12. AEK beats Levadiakos 2-0, moves closer to Greek titleRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

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  13. Bulgaria Fires Back Over Erdogan's Provocative CommentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2018 | Transitions Online

    "The meaning of Turkey does not fit within 780,000 [square] kilometers," Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday, speaking before a congress of his AK party in the Turkish city of Sakarya, EurActiv reports . "We send our greetings to all the victims and oppressed brothers of ours in Sarajevo, Skopje, Xanthi, Komotini, Kardzhali, and Mostar," Erdogan said.

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  14. Greek soccer game abandoned after 'armed' owner protests decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | USA Today

    Greek soccer game abandoned after 'armed' owner protests decision A disputed goal led to a pitch invasion by a team owner, who appeared to be carrying a gun. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2FwxZK1 PAOK owner Ivan Savvidis invades into the pitch during the Greek League soccer match between PAOK and AEK Athens.

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  15. Greek game abandoned after 'armed' owner protests decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    PAOK owner, businessman Ivan Savvidis, second right, approaches AEK Athens' Manager Operation Department Vassilis Dimitriadis, second left, as his bodyguard and PAOK's player Fernando Varela from Portugal, center, try to stop him during a Greek League soccer match between PAOK and AEK Athens in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki, Sunday, March 11, 2018. A disputed goal at the end of the Greek league match led to a pitch invasion by Savvidis, who appeared to be carrying a gun.

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  16. Prime property: Carlton Woods custom highlights pool, outdoor living areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Chron

    This spacious 1 -story home in The Woodlands is a stunning residence on two lots and features a courtyard pool design as well as indoor and outdoor living areas. Listing agent Haley Garcia of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Anderson Properties says the Mediterranean-style design has a classic elegance with unique design and finishes throughout and is in a quiet enclave in the gated Carlton Woods.

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  17. Greek stakeholders ask for less red tape in major rural development programmeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | EurActiv.com

    The survey was conducted by the European Network for Rural Development with the participation of 27 EU member states. [ Shutterstock ] Simplified application procedures and better communication among local, national and European stakeholders are the priorities for the improvement of Leader programmes which finance rural development projects, a new study has found.

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  18. Carnival in XanthiRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2018 | TrekEarth

    This is a photo from the Carnival of Xanthi, which is a city in North Greece, famous for its carnival. This year there were many tourists, who came from other cities to celebrate Carnival.

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  19. AEK beats Xanthi 4-0, keeps 2nd place in Greek leagueRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

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  20. PAOK beats Lamia 2-0 and keeps Greek league leadRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

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