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Liam Neeson supports reunification of stolen Parthenon sculptures

Liam Neeson has joined other public figures in showing his support for the reunification of the Parthenon sculptures. While being interviewed by a Greek...
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The Greek Minister of Culture responds to Britain’s formal refusal to mediate

The Greek Minister of Culture, Nikos Xydakis, has issued a formal response following the British government and British Museum’s formal letters  to UNESCO refusing...
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A resounding NO to UNESCO mediation by the British government and British Museum

The British Government and the British Museum have issued a formal response declining to take part in the UNESCO mediation process for the resolution...
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The Caryatid Hairstyling Project at the Consulate General of Greece

The Consulate General of Greece is hosting “Photographs of the Caryatid Hairstyling Project,” an exhibition that reveals the intricacy, technique and meaning of the...
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The Acropolis Museum celebrates the 25th March with special events and free entry

On the occasion of the Greek National Holiday on Wednesday 25 March 2015, entry will be free for all visitors at the Acropolis Museum...
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Former Australian Prime Minister and philhellene Malcolm Fraser dies at 84

Only six months after the passing of Gough Whitlam, Australia haw now lost yet another of its former Prime Ministers. The great humanist and...
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British government’s potential lack of response to UNESCO mediation request may result in legal action on behalf of Greece.

The British government may not meet the March deadline for responding to the UNESCO mediation request. As a result Andrew George MP will be...
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Christopher Price former Labour MP and reunification supporter dies

Christopher Price was born on 26 January 1932 and grew up in East Keswick, Yorkshire. Educated at Leeds Grammar School and The Queen’s College,...
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Proposal approved for the reopening of the old Acropolis Museum

The Directorate of Museums division of the Greek Ministry of Culture, has approved a proposal to re-open the old Acropolis Museum building, which has...
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Candlelit vigil successfully held outside Acropolis Museum

Following last week’s post , the peaceful candlelit demonstration in favour of reunification was successfully held yesterday outside the Acropolis Museum in Athens. Former...