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Greece: Golden Dawn party guilty of running crime gang

The leadership of Greece's neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party are guilty of running a criminal organisation, according to a verdict by an Athens court. Voted into office in 2012, the party came under investigation following the murder of an anti-fascist rapper a year later. Golden Dawn's leader, Nikos Michaloliakos, and six colleagues were convicted of heading a criminal group. Golden Dawn supporter Giorgos Roupakias was also found guilty of murder.

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EU leaders to discuss vaccine certificates

While some member states hope vaccine certificates could revive tourism, EU officials point out that it is not clear if vaccinated people can still carry the virus and infect others.

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