Category: society


Survey maps accident hotspots across Greece

A survey of Greece’s road network has mapped the most dangerous spots.  The survey, compiled from studies carried out between 2011 and 2015 by Egnatia Odos SA that were based on police data on road accidents and on-site inspections, identifies 7,000 accident hotspots. The studies were funded by the previous National Strategic Reference Framework (known […]

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Gender identity law passes, hurts government unity

A controversial law on gender identity passed by parliament Tuesday afternoon was a blow to the coalition government’s unity as lawmakers from junior partner Independent Greeks (ANEL) voted either no or present. This included the president of ANEL, Defense Minister Panos Kammenos, who submitted his vote in absentia and also voted no. One SYRIZA lawmaker, […]

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