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Presentation of the archaeological site of Acropolis by Minister of Culture and Sports Lina Mendoni alongside Academy Member, architect Manolis Korres

Minister of Culture and Sports Lina Mendoni alongside Academy Member, architect Manolis Korres, presented FPA members the archaeological site of Acropolis, the works carried out on and around the monuments, on Tuesday, June 8.

Investigating Femicide: A GIJN Guide (G.I.J.N.)

Femicide — the intentional murder of women because they are women — is a global problem. According to the UN’s latest estimates, 50,000 women and girls are killed each year by intimate partners or other family members.

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Cyprus talks failed to find common ground, UN says (Politico)

Three days of talks between Cypriot leaders yielded not enough common ground to resume formal talks on a settlement, the United Nations said Thursday.

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How Poetry Won Independence for Greece (The Wall Street Journal)

Two hundred years ago, the Greek revolution against Ottoman rule became a European cause thanks to the support of writers and artists.

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For Greece’s 200th Independence Day, Russia reaches out for relations upgrade (New Europe)

ATHENS – Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin will visit Athens on March 24 to discuss bilateral relations with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, a conversation that is expected to cover topics ranging from culture, economy and energy and Russia’s participation in a military parade to mark the 200th anniversary of Greece’s 1821 revolution against the Ottoman Turks and the country’s Independence Day, which is celebrated on March 25.

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Western Balkans goes east for coronavirus vaccines (Politico)

Serbia has emerged as the frontrunner in continental Europe’s vaccination race — thanks to China.

The Western Balkan country has given at least one dose of a coronavirus shot to some 7 percent of its population, a rate more than twice as high as the current European Union average, where between 3 and 4 percent of people have been vaccinated as of early February.

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Πέμπτη, 21 Ιανουαρίου 2021


τον Υπουργό Προστασίας του Πολίτη

κ. Μιχάλη Χρυσοχοΐδη


Αξιότιμε κύριε Υπουργέ,

Τα Διοικητικά Συμβούλια της ΕΣΗΕΑ, της ΕΦΕ και της ΕΑΞΤ εκφράζουν την αντίθεση και τον προβληματισμό τους για το νέο Εθνικό  Σχέδιο Διαχείρισης Δημοσίων Υπαίθριων  Συναθροίσεων που παρουσιάσατε όσον αφορά στο ρόλο και την παρουσία των δημοσιογράφων κατά την διάρκεια των δημόσιων συναθροίσεων.

Με την “οριοθέτηση” των δημοσιογράφων, όπως αποτυπώνεται στο ως άνω σχέδιο, βαρύ πλήγμα δέχεται άμεσα η ενημέρωση των πολιτών, η οποία αποτελεί έναν εκ των πυλώνων της δημοκρατίας.

Προκειμένου να διευκρινίσουμε όλα τα καίρια ζητήματα στο Σχέδιο επιθυμούμε να έχουμε μία συνάντηση μαζί σας, το συντομότερο δυνατόν.

Ευχαριστούμε πολύ εκ των προτέρων.

Για το Διοικητικό Συμβούλιο της ΕΣΗΕΑ

Η Πρόεδρος                                  Ο Γενικός Γραμματέας

Μαρία Θ. Αντωνιάδου                Σταύρος Καπάκος

Για το Διοικητικό Συμβούλιο της ΕΦΕ

Ο Πρόεδρος                                  Ο Γενικός Γραμματέας

Χρήστος Μπόνης                          Βασίλης Ασβεστόπουλος

Για το Διοικητικό Συμβούλιο της ΕΑΞΤ

Ο Πρόεδρος                                  Ο Γενικός Γραμματέας

Χαράλαμπος Παπαχρήστου        Γιάννης Ψαρόπουλος

Police brutality on the rise in locked-down Greece, activists warn (Politico)

ATHENS — Greece’s capital is no stranger to clashes between protesters and police. But the pandemic, activists and opposition lawmakers say, has marked a turning point.

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Deserted Ancient Olympia and the Temple of Zeus (New Europe)

It was a unique experience, Ancient Olympia completely deserted. I visited the birthplace of the Olympic Games on Saturday, November 28, a few weeks after all of Greece’s archeological sites had closed down due to a country-wide lockdown to stave off the coronavirus pandemic.

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Greece to enter second lockdown on Saturday (Politico)

ATHENS — Greece will enter a second nationwide lockdown this weekend in an effort to halt a recent coronavirus surge, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced on Thursday.

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