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9 Charged in Fatal Beating of American in Greece

Bakari Henderson, 22, was attacked Friday on the Greek island of Zakynthos in an area renowned for rowdy, alcohol-fueled antics of young tourists.

Yanis Varoufakis: A New Deal for the 21st Century

The struggle between globalist elites and populist nationalists is a political dead end. There is another way.

?Like We Don?t Have Enough Problems?: Trash Piles Up in Athens

At the start of the peak tourist season, a strike has left the Greek capital choked with garbage. For a country desperate for income, the timing couldn?t be worse.

In Greece, China Finds an Ally Against Human Rights Criticism

At a meeting of the United Nations Human Rights Council, the European Union sought to draw attention to abuses in China, only to be blocked by Greece, which is courting Chinese investment.

Greece?s Open Wound of Division

An attempt on the life of a former prime minister is shrugged off, even celebrated.

E.U. Reaches Debt Deal for Greece Worth 8.5 Billion Euros

The deal, reached by eurozone finance ministers, includes formal participation by the International Monetary Fund.

Greece Declares Emergency After Earthquake Hits Lesbos

The temblor on Monday killed a woman and injured 15 others, but no damage was reported at two refugee camps on the island.

Greek Government Accused of Deporting Turkish Asylum Seekers

Rights activists say an embattled journalist and others fleeing persecution were sent back to Turkey in an effort to placate the Erdogan government.

How Did I Not Know About Pork Gyros?

Discovering a classic, and common, Greek favorite in an unexpected place.

Macedonia Has New Government, but Rocky Road Ahead

A change in power after 11 years was met with cautious optimism, but leaders will wrestle with political divisions, a feeble economy and tense ethnic relations.