Sunday, October 21, 2018
Anarchist group attacks Iranian embassy in Greece: report
Members of an anarchist group in Greece have reportedly attacked the Iranian Embassy building in the capital Athens with bottles of paint.
2018/9/17 - 21:00
Persian Quran exhibition opens in Greece
The Iranian Cultural Center in Greece has mounted a Quran exhibition in Athens, the capital.
2018/5/16 - 20:20
Archbishop of Greece:
The importance of dialogue between Islam and Christianity
Head of Iran’s Islamic culture and communication organization who is visiting Greece, met with Archbishop of Greece and discussed interfaith dialogue.
2018/4/25 - 20:58
Greek Mufti: Iran belongs to whole Islamic World
“The Islamic Republic of Iran belongs to the whole Islamic world; this country managed to realize a great and unique Islamic revolution under the leadership of late Imam Khomeini (ra). Iran has always sought the benefit of whole Islamic community and promotes unity among Muslim countries.”
2017/12/2 - 18:34
Great need for a mosque in Athens
Decrying how Muslims in Athens have no choice but to pray in unsanitary conditions in basements, a top Muslim cleric from Greece said there is a great need for a mosque in the Greek capital. The Celebi Mehmet Mosque in Didymoteicho, the most historical mosque in the Balkan suffered a fire some months ago. It has now been sitting there for three months in the same condition.
2017/10/16 - 05:45
Greek PM: Coexistence of Christians and Muslims Always Productive
The coexistence of Christians and Muslims in Thrace has been and will “always remain productive,” Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in Komotini on Friday.
2016/11/26 - 15:20
Muslims in Athens prepare for the city's first mosque
Muslims in Greece hope that despite protests by the far-right, the government will stick to its plan to build a mosque.
2016/11/26 - 11:32
Restored Fethiye Mosque in Athens to Open in November
The Ottoman-era’s Fethiye Mosque (Fethiye Camii) located in the middle of the Roman Agora in central Athens will open to tourists and visitors by November at the latest, after going through extensive restoration, the Athens Ephorate of Antiquities said on Thursday.
2016/9/30 - 20:06
Athens allows first mosque in 180 years
The first official mosque is to be erected in the Greek capital, Athens, ending an almost two-century ban on building a Muslim worship place by the government.
2016/8/23 - 11:23
Greek parliament approves building mosque in Athens
Greece’s parliament on Aug. 4 gave the green light for the first official mosque to be built in Athens since the 19th century, a move long sought by the country’s Muslims.
2016/8/6 - 08:17