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Greece extends schools and universities closure until May 10

Greece extends the closure of all educational institutions, such schools, universities and colleges, until May 10, 2020, Education Minister Niki Kerameos announced on Friday. This extension is for precautionary reasons, in line with the recommendations of the National Commission for the Protection of Public Health against COVID-19. A joint ministerial decision is to be signed …

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Seven-year-old Greek piano prodigy pens an ‘isolation waltz

Move over Mozart, here comes Stelios Kerasidis. A seven-year-old Greek prodigy has penned an “isolation waltz” inspired by the pandemic. The hypnotic, fugue-like melody has picked up more than 43,000 hits on YouTube since its launch last week. “Hi guys! I’m Stelios. Let’s be just a teeny bit more patient and we will soon be out swimming …

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Antetokounmpo Family Donates 10,000 Surgical Masks to Athens Suburb of Zografou

The Antetokounmpo family. Photo Credit: AMNA Basketball superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo and his family have donated 10,000 surgical masks to Zografou, the suburb east of central Athens where he first playing basketball as a child. The Antetokounmpos made the generous donation to assist the local community of Zografou in hopes of making a difference at this extraordinarily difficult …

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Euro countries agree half trillion euros in support

Governments from the 19 countries that use the euro agreed on Thursday on a package of measures that could provide more than a half-trillion euros ($550 billion) for companies, workers and health systems to cushion the economic impact of the virus outbreak. The deal struck Thursday did not, however, include more far-reaching cooperation in the …