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International Freedom Fighters to be Honored at 8th Annual Oxi Courage Awards

7th annual Oxi Courage Awards with North Korean defector and human rights activist Ji Seong-ho (middle) Two prominent advocates of freedom and human rights were honored...

The Gambling Legend that was Nick the Greek

The nickname of Nicholaos Andreas Dandolos, "Nick the Greek", will remain in history as synonymous to gambling, as the Greek American man was dubbed...

Dr. James Dimitriou Elected as New President of the American Hellenic Council

The Board of Directors of the American Hellenic Council elected Dr. James Dimitriou of Redondo Beach, California, as the new President and Chairman of...

UN Secretary General Congratulates Greece for Handling Refugee Crisis and FYROM Name Deal

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Thursday congratulated Greece for its response to the refugee crisis, according to the Athens - Macedonian News Agency. Guterres...

Tsipras to Greek Diaspora: Thanks for the Efforts of the Greek People We Managed...

"Thanks to the efforts of the Greek people, we managed to exit the regime of harsh surveillance. Today we are all determined to turn...

PM Tsipras in New York Adresses UN General Assembly

"Nelson Mandela was a relentless fighter for independence, peace and human rights," Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Monday, addressing world leaders in...

The Lost Jews of Greece’s Kastoria to Air Sept. 26 (video)

A documentary tracing the 2,000-year history of the Sephardic Jews who lived in the picturesque lakeside town of Kastoria in northwestern Greece and their...

State Department Report Criticizes Greece over Terrorist’s Prison Leave

The 48-hour prison leave to terrorist Dimitris Koufontinas and the outdated and vulnerable to forgery Greek ID cards are criticized in the latest U.S....

Greek Scientists Find Cell Response Mechanism Promising Drug Targets for Blood Cancer

Dr. Iannis Aifantis Greek scientists at New York University School of Medicine led a research team that has found promising drug targets against blood cancer, a...

Greek-American Chris Pappas Wins Democratic House Primary in New Hampshire

New Hampshire Executive Council member Chris Pappas won the Democratic primary with 56 percent of the vote in the race to replace retiring Rep. Carol...

National Hellenic Society to Celebrate Greek Heritage in Las Vegas

The National Hellenic Society will celebrate Greek heritage and culture in the annual Heritage Weekend and Classic in Las Vegas in October 4-7, combining...

US Prosecutors Seek Jail Term for Former Greek-American Trump Aide

Special counsel prosecutors are asking a U.S. judge to sentence former Donald Trump aide George Papadopoulos to up to six months in prison for...

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