Over 200 firefighters were in action backed by 75 fire trucks, nine water-bombing helicopters and seven planes.
14 Aug 2019 8:36 PM
Witnesses reported the storm had come and gone in a matter of minutes.
12 Jul 2019 3:01 PM
Mitsotakis will be sworn in as Greece's new Prime Minister on Monday.
08 Jul 2019 9:21 AM
A Greek man said on Sunday he would have been the 150th passenger on the Nairobi-bound Ethiopian Airlines.
11 Mar 2019 9:17 AM
The crisis has proven deeply traumatic for Greeks who had enthusiastically swapped drachmas for euros in 2001.
17 Aug 2018 2:58 PM
Many people fled by sea to try to escape the massive blaze which tore through towns near Athens, reducing pine forests to ashes.
25 Jul 2018 11:12 AM
Mati is in the Rafina region which is popular with local tourists, particularly pensioners and children at holiday camps.
24 Jul 2018 9:54 AM
The Fire Brigade says the man's body was found buried in mud near a bus station in the small town of Mandra.
27 Nov 2017 4:31 PM
The pair, a 29-year-old of Bosnian descent and a 19-year-old of Yemeni origin were caught in January 2016 near the border with Turkey.
12 May 2017 6:56 PM
German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned that fighting could break out in the Balkans, along the main route of migrants trying to reach Europe, if Germany closed its border with Austria, in remarks publ
03 Nov 2015 10:51 PM