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A 4.7-magnitude earthquake strikes Greece.

Image Credit: Earthstar Geographics Minutes ago a 4.7-magnitude earthquake struck the Ionian Sea, 92 km south of Gythio, Laconia, Peloponnese, Greece at a depth of 64.6km The exact magnitude, epicenter, […]

Greek bulk carrier attacked.

Image Credit: The Greek bulk carrier, Arch Gabriel, was reportedly attacked and boarded by pirates in the Gulf of Guinea. The Italian navy frigate Luigi Rizzo responded to a […]

Explosion in Athens injures one.

Image Credit: Twitter account Derek Gatopoulos Early on Wednesday morning, an explosion and a subsequent fire occured at a structure which is currently under renovation on Syngrou Avenue near the […]

A 6.6-magnitude earthquake hits Crete, Greece.

Image Credit: VolcanoDiscovery Minutes ago the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) reported a 6.6-magnitude earthquake in Crete, Greece at a shallow depth of 10km. Since it is still early, […]

A 5.8-magnitude earthquake strikes Crete.

Image Credit: Earthstar Geographics Moments ago, the National Observatory of Athens (NOA) reported a 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck 25 km southeast of Heraklion, Crete, Greece at shallow depth of 10km. The […]

Greece battling forest fires.

Image Credit: AFP On Sunday, firefighters continued its operation to contain a large forest fire that broke out on Saturday near Patras in Peloponnese, Greece’s third largest city. So far, […]