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TOP SHOTS (16 September 2020)

Fish being served to pelicans by the national zoo employees (unseen) at Mirpur, Dhaka. A recent picture.

Thousands without shelter as fire guts Greece migrant camp

A second fire on Wednesday evening aggravated the crisis on the island of Lesbos, where authorities have declared a state of emergency.

Refugees and migrants carrying their belongings flee a fire burning at the Moria camp on the island of Lesbos, Greece 9 September 2020.

Fire breaks out at Greece's overcrowded Moria refugee camp

Fire broke out at Greece's overcrowded migrant camp of Moria on the island of Lesbos early on Wednesday, fire brigade officials said. There were no reports of injuries so far, while the cause of the ...

Refugees and migrants carry their belongings as they flee from a fire burning at the Moria camp on the island of Lesbos, Greece, 9 September 2020.

Energy resources in Eastern Med

Greece in talks with France over fighter jets as tensions with Turkey flare

Greece is in talks with France and other countries over arms purchases to boost its armed forces, a government official told Reuters on Tuesday, as tensions grow over energy resources in the Eastern ...

 Greek and French vessels sail in formation during a joint military exercise in Mediterranean sea

TOP SHOTS (31 August 2020)

A farmer cultivates a submerged land with cattle for Aman rice at Bhandaria, Pirojpur on 29 August 2020.

Maguire released by Greek prosecutor, hearing next week

Manchester United captain Harry Maguire was released by a Greek prosecutor after appearing in court on Saturday following two days in detention over a brawl on the island of Mykonos, the Premier ...

Manchester United captain Harry Maguire, who was detained on the island of Mykonos, leaves a court building on the island of Syros, Greece, 22 August, 2020.

Greeks rush to hairdressers, beaches as virus lockdown eases

Greeks were finally allowed to get their hair cut, buy books and flowers and even venture back onto the beaches on Monday as part of a gradual easing of lockdown restrictions imposed six weeks ago to ...

Easing of a nationwide lockdown against the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Thessaloniki, Greece. Reuters

Greece to restrict migrant camp movements in virus measure

Greece has said it is placing migrant camps across the country on a two-week shutdown to visitors to ward off the new coronavirus

Greece parliament building. Photo: Reuters

TOP SHOTS (14 March 2020)

Mynas perched among flowers at Chabai road, Khagrachhari 14 March 2020. Photo: Nerob Chowdhury

TOP SHOTS (12 March 2020)

An installation entitled "Umbrella Sky Project" created by Portuguese artist Patricia Cunha and composed with pink umbrellas is pictured in Paris, France, 11 March 2020. Reuters
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