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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

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Municipality of Athens: In Agios Artemios the 7th "pocket" park of Athens

In Agios Artemios, in a densely populated neighborhood of Athens, also known as Gouva, the 7th in a row pocket park of the city was "born". With the...

What will the University be like after the renovation - The project in 20 questions and answers

At the end of 2021, the works for the final renovation of the University begin and are expected to be completed in 12 to 15 months. The budget ...

A new "green" neighborhood in Petralona - The network of "pocket" parks in Athens is growing

By strengthening the network of "pocket" parks, the Municipality of Athens continues to create "green" meeting points for the residents of Athens, in the context of this ...

The INNOVATHENS training program for October

INNOVATHENS, the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Hub of the Technopolis of the Municipality of Athens in Gazi, continues the exciting educational program of workshops and free seminars, specially designed ...

Tennis, Athletics and Self Defense at OPANDA

The registrations for the Sports Learning Academies (tennis, athletics and self-defense) of OPANDA open on Friday 17/09/21, for children 6-15 years old, adults, and candidates ...

The United States, the United Kingdom and Australia announced a joint statement against China. The cooperation of the three countries in the India-Pacific region under the name AUKUS was announced at midnight by Joe Biden, Boris Johnson and Scott Morrison.

The alliance is expected to diversify the balance of power internationally as the three superpowers work together in key areas such as technology, cyberspace and submarine systems with the primary goal of halting China's growing global momentum.

In fact, Australia will have to cancel a giant order of conventional submarines from France, amounting to tens of billions of euros, while as announced immediately after the new agreement, it will seek the development of eight nuclear submarines. Paris blamed her for lack of coherence.

Strong reactions from China as well. "The United States, Britain and Australia need to shake off their Cold War mentality and ideological bias," the embassy said in Washington.

Dead is a woman who was found at night by firefighters during firefighting on an elevated ground floor in Agios Dimitrios, Attica. The men of the Fire Brigade located her in the kitchen without her senses while a little later she was transported to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead. According to the fire department, the woman was 40 to 45 years old and lived alone on the ground floor. The causes of the fire are being investigated.

Stabilization of the coronavirus cases seems to have brought the many tests, as according to the positivity index the percentage is only 1,3%. However, the epidemiological picture of the country is not uniform, as Attica presents a better picture, while areas of the territory and especially of northern Greece show an increase in cases and positivity.

Mini lockdown is already applied in several areas, while Kavala, Imathia, Pieria and Pella are expected to join the same regime, as they switched to the "red" of the epidemiological map.

2.422 new cases were recorded in the last 24 hours in the country, 543 in Attica and 317 in Thessaloniki. The intubated patients reached 364. 37 people ended up.

"It is possible that 50.000 children will be infected in the coming months," Pulmonology professor Nikos Tzanakis told MEGA. I do not want to scare anyone, he added, but parents should know these numbers ", said Mr. Tzanakis.

"The vaccine protects children, we do not know the side effects of the disease at older ages. "Mass vaccination will reduce the viral load," said Microbiology professor Alkis Vatopoulos. He even stressed that mRNA vaccines have fewer side effects, almost zero.

The Ministry of Health is studying a plan to increase pediatric beds, in case more children fall ill and need treatment in the public and private sectors, according to Minister Thanos Plevris.

"With a mess in schools and a fortified NSS, Mr. Mitsotakis is an accelerator of the pandemic", comments SYRIZA.

Until Friday, students can get free self-tests from pharmacies, in order to meet the control needs throughout September.

A 66-year-old man was arrested for professional fraud while dozens of convictions were pending against him.

In six different ways, depending on the supply, interested parties and existing beneficiaries can contact OPEC. Details on the site of our station www.athina984.gr.

WEATHER

Good weather today in Attica with further rise in temperature. Winds variable up to 4 Beaufort. Temperature in Athens up to 33 degrees Celsius. 20 points at the moment in Technopolis, here in Gazi.

Coup d'etat in Sudan: UN Security Council convenes

The United Nations Security Council is set to meet in camera today to discuss a military coup in Sudan, officials said.

Zaef threatens to resign if his party loses Sunday in Skopje elections

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Episodes in Megara - Police fired a shotgun

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Egypt: State of emergency lifted across country over four years

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Dendias: Regional turmoil, Turkey threatens Greece with war if it exercises its sovereign rights

Greece is one of the first countries to sign such a broad framework agreement with the United Kingdom after the departure of ...

News bulletin at 24:00

Day of National Mourning tomorrow, Wednesday 27 October, day of the funeral of Fofi Gennimata, who passed away after many years of battle with ...

Manchester United starts negotiations with Conte

Developments are taking place in Manchester United as the hours go by, as although the future of Ole Gunnar Solskier has not yet been clarified, the Italians ...

IT HAPPENS IN ATHENS

Fire in an apartment building in Agios Antonios

Fire at this time in an apartment building in Agios Antonios. According to the Fire Department, the fire is under partial control. There are no reports of trapped people. George Katsigiannis

The section of Papanikoli Street in Chalandri was opened to traffic

With the completion of the restoration works, the section of the road on Papanikoli Street, in Chalandri, which collapsed last ...

2,9 magnitude earthquake in Athens

A weak seismic vibration of 2,8 on the Richter scale occurred about 10 minutes before 16:00, which was particularly felt in Attica. According to ...

Traffic regulations at the uneven junction of Kalyftaki

Traffic regulations at the uneven junction Kalyftaki from Monday night until early morning of October 26 announced the company "Nea Odos" The regulations ...

The ring is in force in the center of Athens

The ring returned to the center of Athens after about 2 years of absence. From today Monday 25 October until Friday 22 July ...