Greek Holocaust memorial smashed

Vandals take a hammer to memorial commemorating 1,484 Jews from town of Kavala who were murdered in Nazi death camps.Gary Willig, 3/30/2017, 10:21 PM

Greek Jewish community hails citizenship decision

Greek parliament approves decision to grant citizenship to descendants of Holocaust survivors.AFP, 3/18/2017, 8:44 PM

'We have initiated a tradition of cooperation and friendship'

Knesset Speaker holds trilateral meeting with parliamentary leaders of Greece and Cyprus. Agreement reached on regional cooperation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2017, 4:23 PM

Germany to fund Holocaust museum in Thessaloniki

Jewish community in Greece's second city gets the go-ahead to build a Holocaust museum, funded in part by Germany.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2017, 4:39 AM

Where's the ambassador?

Police in Rio de Janeiro say Greek ambassador to Brazil has gone missing. Investigation underway to locate missing ambassador.Gary Willig, 12/29/2016, 5:51 PM

Greece gives five-year term to Syrian for son's beating

Syrian beats toddler son in Greece, gets 5-year prison term.AFP, 12/17/2016, 11:53 PM

'We have patience, our conflict is still young'

Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely says conflict with Arabs 'young' compared to other conflicts with lasted centuries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2016, 5:15 PM

Israel, Greece and Cyprus agree to cooperate on wildfires

Israel, Greece and Cyprus have agreed to fight wildfires together, as well as cooperating on natural gas production.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2016, 4:47 PM

The Second Letter Netanyahu did NOT write to Jean-Claude Juncker

The EU reminds one of Byzantine where, while Islam was conquering the Christian territories, the Byzantine leaders were obsessed with worries about the Jews.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 11/24/2016, 5:01 AM

Greece returns Syrians to Turkey

Greece defends decision to return Syrians to Turkey.AFP, 10/22/2016, 10:59 PM

Syrians protest after woman dies in Greek camp

Syrian refugees in Greece protested after a young Syrian woman was found dead in a public shower for refugees and migrants.AFP, 7/28/2016, 10:40 PM

Palestinians furious over 'settler' Edelstein

PA ambassador to Greece criticizes parliament for inviting Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein.Hezki Baruch, 7/14/2016, 10:41 PM

Thessaloniki’s mayor wants city to remember its Jewish past

Yiannis Boutaris, mayor of Greece's second largest city, is committed to his city’s Jewish meaning.Ron Kampeas, 7/6/2016, 12:57 AM

Greek MP calls Israel 'genocidal', 'eternal enemy of Greece'

Parliament member of Greek Neo-Nazi party smears Israel, decries diplomatic relations between Greece and Jewish state.JTA, 6/1/2016, 9:47 PM

Israelis offered special discounts at Greek stores

Israeli tourists offered 20% discounts at many Greek stores, as the country struggles to recover from crippling economic collapse.JTA, 4/18/2016, 2:22 PM

First Syrians arrive in Germany under EU-Turkey pact

Initial steps in deal for EU to accept refugees from Turkey in exchange for giving over refugees from Greece.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/4/2016, 12:16 PM

Rivlin to Greek Pres: 'Greeks, Israelis have always been close'

Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos: 'We won't allow expressions of hatred between people, which is the source of racism, anti-Semitism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/30/2016, 5:15 PM

Athens mayor takes stand against anti-Semitism

Giogos Kaminis joins Mayors United Against Anti-Semitism campaign. Significant move in light of rampant Greek anti-Semtism.Matt Wanderman, 3/21/2016, 12:08 PM

'Up to 70,000 migrants' trapped in Greece

Tens of thousands of people who left the Middle East are being forced into already overcrowded camps.Gil Ronen, 2/28/2016, 7:13 PM

Israel, Cyprus and Greece forge ahead with Europe gas pipeline

Cyprus and Greece emerging as key allies, as Israel looks towards potentially lucrative pipeline - Turkey, or no Turkey.Arutz Sheva, 1/28/2016, 3:26 PM

Greece on Aegean Airlines saga: We condemn discrimination

Greece clarifies it condemns all forms of discrimination, after PA leaders say removal of two Arabs from flight is reminiscent of apartheid.Elad Benari, 1/8/2016, 3:42 AM

Israelis demand Greek airline remove Arabs from flight

Aegean Airlines issues apology after Israeli passengers demand Arabs be removed from flight to Tel Aviv over security risk.Reut Hadar , 1/5/2016, 3:47 PM

Greek parliament recognizes 'Palestine'

Palestinian Authority recognized as 'state' during Abbas visit. But will it have practical significance?Tova Dvorin, 12/22/2015, 12:04 PM

Abbas: End to 'occupation' spells end to terror

In visit to Greece, PA chairman extends 'hand' to Israel in solving Palestinian crisis, while simultaneously blaming it for attacks.Dalit Halevi, 12/21/2015, 10:52 PM

Abbas visits Greece as parliament mulls 'Palestine' recognition

PA chairman to meet Greek PM Alexis Tsipras following reports that parliament is planning to vote on recognition of Palestinian statehood.Ben Ariel, 12/21/2015, 6:43 AM

Is Greece planning to recognize 'Palestine'?

Greek news website reports that the Greek parliament is planning a vote on recognizing a Palestinian state later this month.Elad Benari, 12/11/2015, 6:13 AM

Greece becomes latest EU state to reject Israel labeling policy

Joining Hungary, Greek government tells Jerusalem it will defy controversial European Union policy to label Jewish-made 'settlement goods.'Hillel Fendel, 12/6/2015, 1:05 PM

Greece and Turkey launch Twitter war

Greek PM slams Turkish counterpart for downing Russian jet, saying Turkish fighter jets violate Greek airspace regularly.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/30/2015, 1:39 PM

Greek coastguard denies it 'sank migrant boat'

Greece coastguard denies Turkish allegations it pierced dinghy with lance, forcing Turkey to save 60 Syrian migrants on board.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/23/2015, 10:53 AM

ISIS Paris terrorist entered Europe as a 'refugee'

Syrian passport found at scene of concert hall shooting belonged to 'asylum seeker' who entered via Greece.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/14/2015, 8:03 PM

Ioanina's Jews: Remants of a vibrant Romanioti community

In a small Greek city, a Romanioti Jew dedicated to preserving the history of this unique, ancient Diaspora community.Rochel Sylvetsky, 11/9/2015, 3:56 PM

Israelis Rescue Syrian Refugees Off Greek Coast

After discovering boy floating off Greek island, Israelis traveling in yacht back from Turkey rescue survivors from overturned rubber boat.Cynthia Blank, 10/18/2015, 2:57 PM

Anti-Semitic Greek Minister Steps Down After Outcry

Dimitris Kammenos - who claims Jews 'skipped work' on 9/11 - resigns as minister following fierce backlash over his appointment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2015, 7:22 AM

New Greek Minister is Anti-Semitic 9/11 Conspiracy Theorist

Outrage after Dimitris Kammenos - who claims Jews 'skipped work' on 9/11, and compared the EU to Auschwitz - named junior minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2015, 8:38 PM

Left Wins in Greek Polls, Again

Conservative New Democracy party admits defeat to left-wing Syriza in the nation's fifth election in six years.Arutz Sheva, 9/20/2015, 10:23 PM

Greece Finds Weapons Shipment Headed for Libya on Cargo Ship

Greek coast guard raids a Bolivian-flagged freighter, finding a shipment of undeclared weapons apparently headed for Libya.Ben Ariel, 9/2/2015, 5:42 AM

Iran Shuts Down 'Tehran to Tel Aviv' Flight

Greek airline tells Arutz Sheva that Iran complained about non-existent direct flight, forced indirect route via Athens to be removed.Ari Yashar, 8/17/2015, 12:05 PM

Israel - a Truly Compassionate and Humanitarian Society

They kill them and we save their children.Walter Bingham, 7/17/2015, 5:49 PM

What Israel Should Learn from the Greek Crisis

The Greek problem is one of a variety of huge strategic mistakes the EU has made. The EU does not care if Greece suffers, it will certainly not care about Israel. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 7/13/2015, 2:11 PM

Bailout Deal Signed Preventing a Greek Euro Exit

After lengthy overnight talks in an emergency summit, eurozone leaders reach an agreement on economic reform deal to save Greece.Ari Yashar, 7/13/2015, 10:25 AM

European Leaders Discuss 'Temporary Grexit' From EU

Eurozone leaders hold all-night discussions on new reform measures on bailout deal amid talk of a 'temporary' Greek exit from the Euro.Ari Yashar, 7/13/2015, 8:15 AM

Greece Submits Crunch Time Reform Proposal

Greece hands in proposal to eurozone two hours before deadline, seeking a third bailout to stay afloat or else default and 'Grexit' the EU.Ari Yashar, 7/10/2015, 9:17 AM

Watch: Greek PM's Dressing-Down at EU Parliament Goes Viral

Belgian MP's sarcastic, highly-animated lecture to leftist Greek leader over imploding economy goes viral; 'I know it's hard for a leftist!'Ari Soffer, 7/9/2015, 3:48 PM

Europe's Greek Woes Mean a Cheap Summer for Israelis

The “Greek Tragedy” playing out in the EU's most troubled economy contains a bright spot for Israelis looking to get away.Moshe Cohen, 7/6/2015, 8:46 PM

Netanyahu Says Nuke Deal getting Worse by the Day

In meeting with Greek FM, PM promises to help Greece, accuses West of abandoning principles in nuke talks with Iran.Ari Yashar, 7/6/2015, 2:38 PM

Greece Says 'No' to Europe

61 percent of Greek voters backed the government in referendum on bailout terms, exit from eurozone a possibility.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2015, 12:13 AM

How Did Israel Avoid A Greek-Style Bankruptcy?

Once mired in debt itself, as Greece is, Israel managed to pull itself up by its bootstraps, Prof. Eugene Kandel told the cabinet Sunday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2015, 7:54 PM

Netanyahu Slams Faulty Iran Deal

Current deal being assembled 'worse' than 1994 North Korean nuclear deal, Netanyahu argues, ahead of July 7 deadline.Tova Dvorin, 7/5/2015, 1:01 PM

Greece's Future in the People's Hands as Polls Open

Crucial EU budget bailout program on the line could determine the country's future governance - and membership in the Eurozone.Tova Dvorin, 7/5/2015, 10:27 AM

Greek PM Flip-Flops on Bailout

As Greece stands on the brink of collapse Tsipras concedes to bailout offer he rejected over weekend - then changes his mind again.Ari Yashar, 7/1/2015, 4:11 PM

Watch: What is the Greek Economic Crisis About?

Macroeconomics expert Professor Avi Simhon explains to Arutz Sheva why Greece's economic woes could have a ripple effect.Eliran Aharon, 6/29/2015, 10:39 PM

Greek Politician Compares Financial Crisis to Holocaust

Greek politician causes outrage after posting an image of Auschwitz with its sign altered to reflect the country's economic crisis.Elad Benari, 6/26/2015, 6:15 AM

1,200 Syrian, Afghan Refugees Flood Greece in Two Days

Greek authorities scramble to form policy on mass migration, fearing links to terrorism, repercussions.Tova Dvorin, 5/27/2015, 5:41 PM

Greece Catches Syrian Sneaking Thousands of Bullets into Turkey

Syrian caught smuggling huge amounts of ammo in his car to Turkey, likely en route to Free Syrian Army rebels in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2015, 11:36 AM

Greek Town Orders Star of David Removed from Holocaust Memorial

Officials in the Greek port town of Kavala have ordered that a Holocaust memorial will not be unveiled until its Star of David is removed.Matt Wanderman, 5/16/2015, 9:20 PM

Hundreds of Israelis Stranded Abroad Sunday

Four separate plane malfunctions - in Greece and Italy - keep hundreds of Israelis from returning home after Passover holiday.Cynthia Blank, 4/12/2015, 12:25 PM

Greece: $303B in Reparations from Germany for Nazi Occupation

Sudden demands for billion in reparation funds surface as Greece struggles to pay off massive debt.Tova Dvorin, 4/7/2015, 2:55 PM