Dr. Efstathios Liantis, the Greek Foreign Ministry’s Special Secretary of Religious and Cultural Diplomacy, has been appointed Special Secretary for combatting antisemitism and Holocaust denial.
The Greek Jewish community has strongly condemned antisemitic comments by a former leading basketball player and coach towards the current Israeli coach of the country’s Olympiakos club.
Two thousand people held a silent march in Thessaloniki, marking the anniversary of the departure in 1943 of the first train taking members of its Jewish community to Auschwitz.
A Holocaust-themed escape room game is taking Greek youth by storm, much to the chagrin of the Jewish community.
Greek Minister of Education, Research and Religious Affairs Konstantinos Gavroglou announced that the Ministry will be the first in Greece to adopt the IHRA definition of antisemitism.
The ADL released a report on Greece that provides a comprehensive look at contemporary antisemitism in the country.