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Archive - Aug 2009

August 31st

Black demonstration against wildfires

31 August 2009 / 15:08:31  

Bloggers are organizing a demonstration against the devastating fires in Attica at 07:00PM in Syntagma square.



Athens is a boiling tank

31 August 2009 / 15:08:58  

The temperature on the Acropolis reaches 54⁰C and the aspalth on a central boulevard gets as hot as 66⁰C!



August 30th

Gold jewelry found on skeletons in ancient grave

30 August 2009 / 16:08:31  

Necklaces with precious stones and gold lion heads changed the Greek history of the art of jewelry production.



New cases of swine flu

30 August 2009 / 09:08:04  

More than 2 600 are the fatalities from swine flu worldwide.



The festival of saffron

30 August 2009 / 09:08:55  

On August 28-29 the festival of saffron is taking place in Kozani.



August 29th

Rasmussen in Greece for two days

29 August 2009 / 16:08:39  

Next stop for NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen is Ankara.



People "voice" silent concerns against goverment's impotent firefighting

29 August 2009 / 13:08:08  

A protest with thousands of people before the Parliament building voiced people's concerns for the fires raging in the outskirts of Athens. This protest was a quite one for a change...