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Former Australian Prime Minister and philhellene Gough Whitlam dies at 98

Our sympathy goes out to former Australian Prime Minster Gough Whitlam’s family and friends. He was known for his Philhellenic spirit and advocacy for...
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Promakhos leading actor interviewed about film and Parthenon Sculptures

Pantelis Kodogiannis, the star of the much discussed film Promakhos, which is expected to premiere in the coming weeks, gave an interview during which...
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Andrew George MP addresses UNESCO mediation request

Liberal Democrat MP and Chair of Marbles Reunited, Andrew George, raised the matter of reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures in the House of Commons...
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Amal Alamuddin to visit Athens next week for meeting with Greek Prime Minister

Plans for Amal Alamuddin to visit the Greek Prime Minister have been renewed. Ms Alamuddin was initially expected last month, however her visit was...
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UNESCO turns reunification debate into an international affair

A battle was won last night at the UNESCO headquarters, in Paris, following the unanimous recommendation of the Intergovernmental Committee of the International Organization...
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British soldiers may have looted the Amphipolis tomb during WWI

In 1915, Greek Prime Minister Eleftherios Venizelos requested the British government’s help in fighting the Bulgarians in the Greek region of Macedonia. As a...
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Figures from the past at the Acropolis Museum

On the occasion of the European Heritage Day and World Tourism Day from Friday 26th September 2014 to Sunday 28th September 2014, the Acropolis...
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Greek Prime Minister insists the Parthenon Sculptures must return to Greece

Greek Prime Minister, Antonis Samaras, made reference to the country’s ongoing struggle to reclaim the Parthenon Sculptures, during a press conference regarding the excavations...
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George Clooney’s fiance, Amal Alamuddin to visit Greek Prime minister about the Parthenon Sculptures

George Clooney’s support for reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures is becoming a family affair, as it was reported that his fiance, Ms Amal Alamuddin,...
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Jonathan Jones now in favour of reunification

Guardian art correspondent, Jonathan Jones has written an article explaining why he was against reunification and how the new Acropolis Museum has helped changed...