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Macedonia agrees to name change deal with Greece

Macedonia agrees to name change deal with Greece

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June 12 (UPI) -- Macedonia reached an agreement with Greece to change its name on Tuesday, ending a 27-year dispute between the two countries. Prime Minister Zoran Zaev reached an agreement with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to change the country's name to the Republic of Northern Macedonia in acknowledgement of the Greek region of Macedonia across the border. Both countries' parliaments must ratify the deal and Macedonia is expected to hold a referendum on the change. "There is no way back," said Zaev. The name will be used both internally by the government and externally when conducting foreign affairs. Macedonia was previously only recognized by organizations such as the United Nations by the name Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. A spokesman for United Nations Secretary...
Greece: Quake kills two, sends island tourists into panic

Greece: Quake kills two, sends island tourists into panic

World
A powerful earthquake sent a building crashing down on tourists at a bar on the Greek holiday island of Kos and struck panic on the nearby shores of Turkey early Friday, killing two people and injuring more than a hundred. Rescue authorities said two men from Turkey and Sweden died in the collapse as the 6.5-magnitude quake about 1:30 a.m. Friday rattled Greek islands and the Turkish Aegean coast in a region where quake are common. The dead vacationers were not named. At least five other people were seriously injured on Kos as tourists and local residents scrambled out of buildings, some even leaping from balconies. Five of the injured were being transported by helicopter to a hospital on the island of Crete, officials said. "There was banging. There was shaking. The light was swinging, b...
Sara Underwood flashes nipples as she gets wet and wild in Greece

Sara Underwood flashes nipples as she gets wet and wild in Greece

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The 33-year-old American model has earned an army of fans with her racy adventures around the world.She visits some of the most beautiful destinations imaginable, and then whips her kit off for some sexy photos and videos.Her most recent holiday was to Santorini in Greece, where she looked jaw-dropping in a white swimsuit.The video begins with a close-up of her enviably toned bum as she walks onto a sun-kissed balcony with an amazing view.INSTAGRAM/SARA UNDERWOODSara Underwood teased fans with her see-through outfit in the Instagram video from GreeceBut all eyes are on Sara as she relaxes in the sunshine before things get even steamier.After another close-up of her behind, the camera turns to her front which has inexplicably become wet – resulting in her top becoming see through.Far from b
8 arrested in beating death of American college graduate in Greece

8 arrested in beating death of American college graduate in Greece

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An American tourist was beaten to death on Friday after a fight erupted at a bar on an island in Greece, and at least eight people have been arrested in connection with his killing, according to local police. Bakari Henderson, a 22-year-old recent graduate of the University of Arizona, was at a bar on the Greek island of Zakynthos when a fight broke out with another group of people on Friday around 3 a.m. local time, according to police there. The fight escalated into a brawl and Henderson was battered to death in the street, police said. Further details on the clash were not immediately clear, but police said it involved two groups of people. Pavlos Kolokotsas, the mayor of Zakynthos, told ABC News that both groups involved had been drinking extensively. The investigation into the in...