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German plane lands in Chania after bomb threat!

Fighter jets were scrambled after a German passenger jet reported a bomb threat. It was flying from Egypt to Dusseldorf. A German passenger jet was forced to land in Greece on Thursday after reporting a bomb threat. Condor Airways confirmed to DW that flight DE69 from Egypt’s Hurghada to Dusseldorf made an unscheduled landing at Chania, on […]

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Crete campaigns for the neglected, miraculous carob

“It’s a funny paradox with the carob tree: On the one hand it is neglected, and on the other it is deeply entrenched in the conscience of the Cretan people,” says Korina Miliaraki, president of the Agritourism Union of Crete and the Epimenides Cultural Society of Panormos, and the individual spearheading a campaign to get […]

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