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Greek Minister of Culture says not to litigation route yes to diplomacy

Following recent news of the legal study and litigation proposal prepared by Amal Clooney, Geoffrey Robertson and Norman Palmer, the Greek Minister of Culture,...
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It’s now or never: legal team urge Greece to take legal action

Amal Clooney, Geoffrey Robertson and Norman Palmer have concluded that this is a prime time for Greece to take legal action in order to...
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Greece to offer online ticketing system for Acropolis and other archaeological sites

In June, Greece will introduce its first online ticketing service for entry to seven main archaeological sites in Athens. These are: The Acropolis  ...
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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...