The alleged attacker was being removed from the priesthood for what church officials called "ecclesiastical and criminal offenses," which included charges of fraud and illegal possession of drugs. Church officials added the man had made threatening posts on social media ahead of the hearing.
An Orthodox priest facing a disciplinary hearing allegedly attacked bishops from Greece's Orthodox Church with caustic liquid Wednesday, injuring seven senior members of the church and three others.
Local police were initially stumped by the case after they found no trace of the burglars that Babis Anagnostopoulos said had killed his wife.
The shoes pay tribute to the brand's namesake, the Greek Goddess of Victory, but Nike has spelled her name—and its own—wrongly.
"In case we're still not in the new camps in Lesbos, we have contingency planning to ensure that we will never again see these pictures we've seen in the temporary camp in Mavrovouni," said Greece's migration minister.
In Turkey, migrants from Syria, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Somalia "are not in any danger...due to their race, religion, citizenship, political beliefs or membership in some particular social group," Greece's decree said.
One post caption alleged Roman Protasevich told a Ryanair flight attendant: "Don't do this. They will kill me."
Water dropping planes and firefighters have been deployed to fight Greece's wildfires near Athens.
Europe is increasingly being enmeshed in Middle Eastern rivalries and geopolitical strife.
During a press conference on Friday, Greek Migration Minister Notis Mitarachi said, "This morning the Hellenic Coastguard reported multiple incidents of the Turkish Coastguard and Navy accompanying flimsy migrant boats to the border of Europe in an effort to provoke an escalation with Greece."
Regional and international far-right groups see the region and Bosnia and Herzegovina as a possible breeding ground for white supremacist ideologies.
Prince Charles is "swanning about in sunshine" on a tour of Greece as Brits prepare for a tough new COVID ban on international travel, anti-monarchy campaigners tell Newsweek.
This arc of transnational partnerships from Greece to India is part of an alliance that includes economic ties and geostrategic discussions about common interests and security, as well as the need for stabilization in the face of terror and extremist threats.
A magnitude 7 tremor was centered off Turkey's Izmir province, the US Geological Survey said, and was felt as far away as Athens and Istanbul.
With no clear path to resolving their Eastern Mediterranean dispute, Greek officials seek a stronger U.S. role, while their Turkish counterparts want Washington to stay neutral as both sides blame each other for the worsening feud.
Turkey is involved in conflicts in Syria, Libya and between Armenia and Azerbaijan, but has of far avoided a direct clash with fellow NATO member Greece over energy reserves in the Mediterranean Sea.
The Greek doctor reportedly noted "nobody responded in the 24 hours the invitation was published" on social media.
The cruise began in Heraklion, the capital of the Greek island of Crete, and was due to sail to Piraeus, near Athens.
Thousands of people have been displaced after a major fire tore through the Moria refugee camp amid unrest over the handling of a recent coronavirus outbreak.
"Not much has been left standing," MSF Head of Mission in Greece Stephan Oberreit told Newsweek.
She was a half-mile away from shore.
"In what world do we live in, where children and pregnant women being treated by doctors are subject to people throwing stones at them?" questioned Marco Sandrone, MSF's Lesbos field coordinator.
France, Spain, Italy, Germany, The Netherlands, Belgium and Greece have issued new safety measures following a rise in cases.
The decision was made after MSF faced fines and threats of criminal charges from local officials.
While some European nations have already announced plans to allow international visitors in the coming month, others have only committed to being open to visitors from within the Schengen zone.
The 47-year-old Iraqi asylum seeker had recently tested negative for coronavirus.