Child feared dead on Greek islet where refugees are stranded | Refugees News

Athens, Greece – The five-year-old Syrian girl, who was among a group of refugees and migrants, is understood to have died on a Greek islet on the Evros River. Her parents have submerged the girl’s body in river water in an attempt to keep it cool, the Greek authorities appear unable to locate the group. … Read more

Turkey resumes gas exploration in the eastern Mediterranean | Energy News

Nearly two years after Turkey halted offshore gas explorations in contested waters in the eastern Mediterranean, a Turkish drillship has departed from the port of Mersin to search for gas in the region. The Abdullhamid Han drillship set sail on Tuesday with the blessing of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who said that the ship would … Read more

Greece’s intelligence boss quits amid phone surveillance scandal | News

Panagiotis Kontoleon steps down ‘following mistaken actions found during lawful wiretapping procedures’, prime minister’s office says. The head of Greece’s intelligence service has stepped down, the government announced, amid a scandal over the alleged usage of surveillance malware. EYP chief Panagiotis Kontoleon had presented his resignation “following mistaken actions found during lawful wiretapping procedures”, the … Read more

Elon Musk looks carefree as he enjoys a boat day in Mykonos with pal Sarah Staudinger

He recently revealed that he’s fathered ten children with three different women. And on Friday, Elon Musk, 51, looked carefree as he enjoyed a boat day with his pal Sarah Staudinger and her new husband, Endeavor CEO Ari Emanuel, while holidaying in Mykonos, Greece. The multi-millionaire businessman arrived at the popular Greek island with a … Read more

Experts combing site of plane crash in northern Greece

PALAIOCHORI, Greece (AP) — Experts were investigating the site of a plane crash in northern Greece Sunday to determine whether any dangerous chemicals or explosive cargo remains. When they finish their job later in the day, they will clear a path for forensics experts to collect the bodies of the crew, authorities said. The An-12 … Read more

Greece plane crash: Aircraft carrying military equipment down near Kavala

CNN — A cargo plane crashed in northern Greece on Saturday, killing all eight people on board and raising concerns about the Serbian military equipment it was carrying. The plane was transporting equipment including illuminating mortar shells and training shells to Bangladesh when it crashed near Eleftheroupoli in the northeastern Kavala region, the Serbian Minister … Read more

‘Cryptoqueen’ Ruja Ignatova added to FBI’s top ten most wanted list

This “Cryptoqueen” is now a crown jewel on the FBI’s most wanted list. Ruja Ignatova, who is accused of defrauding investors of more than $4 billion, was added to the federal bureau’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitive list, the law enforcement agency announced Thursday. The 42-year-old joins a list of sought afters that includes alleged killers … Read more