Category: local


US, Greek forces begin large anti-terror exercise in Crete

The largest ever anti-terror exercise in Greece started on the weekend and will last until December 7. Held in Crete, in the ports of Souda and Iraklio, the exercise, codenamed “Jackal Stone,” is the annual exercise of the US Special Operations Command Europe (SOCEUR) which will include special forces from the Greek police and Coast […]

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VIDEO: British Ambassador met British residents in Apokoronas

The British ambassador to Greece, Kate Smith, had a meeting with British residents in Chania on Thursday, in the City Hall of Apokoronas. At the meeting,  attended by a number of  British residents in Crete who braved the torrential rain, Ms Smith assured British residents that protecting the rights of British citizens living in EU […]

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British Embassy: Outreach Events in Crete

In a continuous effort to reach as many UK Nationals currently living in Greece as possible, British Embassy and Consular staff are holding a series of meetings with expats living in Greece to update them on developments around EU exit agreement and to discuss this and any other matter that concerns them regarding the UK’s […]

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Crete interconnection project tender to take place in Q1 2019

An international tender for the construction of an electricity interconnection line between Crete and the mainland electricity grid will be held in the first quarter of 2019, ADMIE officials said, according to ANA. The project is scheduled to be concluded by the end of 2022 in order to cut the time period necessary either for […]

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