The European Council decided yesterday without a specific decision regarding the management of the energy crisis. The issue has divided European leaders, who have simply called on the Commission to use the so-called toolkit to provide short-term assistance to citizens due to rising electricity prices. Many decisions are postponed to December.
EU leaders, meanwhile, stress in the text of the European Council conclusions the need to step up efforts to alleviate COVID-19 vaccine reluctance - among other things - by tackling the misinformation circulating mainly on social networking sites .
At 3.407 new cases of coronavirus in our country in the last 24 hours - 34 patients ended up, 347 are hospitalized by intubation. Great concern for the situation in Northern Greece, with professor Vana Papaevangelou stating that it reminds of times before vaccination.
The WHO is ringing the alarm bell, mainly for Europe. 52.000 cases yesterday in Britain, a record number since July 17. Moscow has been in a lockdown since October 28, due to the increase in cases.
Ankara is escalating the challenges in the Cypriot EEZ, threatening to "respond to the field" if Nicosia starts drilling again in November. In a statement, the Turkish Foreign Ministry claims that "both Greece and the Republic of Cyprus are taking steps to increase tensions in the Southeastern Mediterranean."
At the same time, US lawmakers are trying to put a brake on approving the sale of new F-16 fighter jets to Turkey. In a cross-party letter, they expressed to US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken their opposition to both the acquisition of new F-16 fighter jets by Turkey and the upgrading of existing ones.
Shock in filming. A woman was killed and a man was injured when he fired a gun carried by actor Alec Baldwin, according to US media. The tragic event took place in Santa Fe, during the shooting of the movie Rust.
According to the information so far, the director of photography Halina Hutchins, 42, is dead, and the 48-year-old director Joel Souza, 48, is injured.
Baldwin is the producer of the film and has one of the main roles.
The Ring will return from next Monday, October 25, in the center of Athens.
The human remains found in a park in Florida belong to Brian Londry, the fiancé of Gabby Petito, the young woman who had disappeared during a van trip to the United States and was found dead on September 19.
A few clouds today in Attica. The temperature will range from 11 to 23 degrees Celsius. 15 points at this time in Technopolis here in Gazi.