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Fauci Does Not Rule Out New Face Mask Mandates in USA

Fauci Does Not Rule Out New Face Mask Mandates in USA The CDC might change its mask guidance. Credit: Michael Ciaglo / CDC.gov Anthony Fauci, the Chief Medical Adviser of the White House issued a stark warning about the situation of the pandemic without ruling out a new CDC face mask mandate in the US […]

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Merkel praises Turkey over refugees but does not see it joining EU

Merkel praises Turkey over refugees but does not see it joining EU German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday praised Turkey for hosting large numbers of Syrian refugees as part of an agreement with the European Union and said she wanted close relations with Ankara but did not anticipate Turkish membership of the EU. “Turkey is […]

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Tsipras on Erdogan’s statements: Two- state solution does not exist

Tsipras on Erdogan’s statements: Two- state solution does not exist Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s aggressive announcements on Famagusta “torpedo the peace and the efforts for a fair solution of the Cyprus issue which is now more necessary than ever” said main opposition SYRIZA-Progressive Alliance leader Alexis Tsipras in a post on twitter on Tuesday. […]

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Why Does Greece Lead in the Olympics’ Opening Ceremonies?

Why Does Greece Lead in the Olympics’ Opening Ceremonies? Greece always parades first at the Olympic Games and the European Games, . Credit: Angelos Zymaras/Hellenic Olympic Committee Greece will once again be at the front of all the athletic teams in the opening ceremonies in the upcoming 2021 Olympics in Tokyo, perhaps prompting a question […]

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How Does Odysseus’ Bow Fare Against Modern Versions of the Weapon?

How Does Odysseus’ Bow Fare Against Modern Versions of the Weapon? Odysseus slaying his wife’s suitors. By the Penelope Painter; Classical era, ca. 440 BC. Found in the excavations at Tarquinia. Berlin, Altes Museum. Credit: ArchaiOptix Odysseus’ bow has been famous around the world ever since Homer’s “Odyssey” told the tale of how the returning hero […]

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President weighs in on compulsory vaccination

President weighs in on compulsory vaccination The constitution does not give anyone the right to put others’ lives at risk, Greek President Katerina Sakellaropoulou said on Tuesday during a discussion with Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on the thorny issue of compulsory Covid-19 vaccinations. “Beyond protecting public health, the constitution in no way recognizes a person’s […]

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Gaza conflict stokes ‘identity crisis’ for young American Jews

Gaza conflict stokes ‘identity crisis’ for young American Jews Dan Kleinman does not know quite how to feel. As a child in the New York City borough of Brooklyn, he was taught to revere Israel as the protector of Jews everywhere, the “Jewish superman who would come out of the sky to save us” when […]

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PM Mitsotakis: Freedom does not mean irresponsibility

PM Mitsotakis: Freedom does not mean irresponsibility “Many of our compatriots seem to believe that we are done for good with the pandemic, something that is, of course, not the case,” Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis underlined at a meeting on the course of the pandemic in Greece on Monday. “Of course, we are seeing a […]

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Sakellaropoulou: Greece respects peaceful coexistence, but does not accept unacceptable demands

Sakellaropoulou: Greece respects peaceful coexistence, but does not accept unacceptable demands “Greece respects the peaceful coexistence, good neighborly relations and international law, but at the same time does not accept unacceptable demands and threats from anyone,” President of the Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou, said on Saturday during her visit to the Greek-Turkish border at Evros. “Today […]

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