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SWANSEA, Wales, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- David Gill, archaeologist, considers the opening of the New Acropolis Museum in Athens, Greece. The New Acropolis Museum will open in Athens on Saturday June 20, 2009.
Sections of an ancient Greek theater were discovered on Thursday during construction work in an Athens suburb, archaeologists said.
ATHENS (Reuters) - The United Nation's children's fund appealed to the public in Greece on Wednesday for help in tracking down a car-sized container filled with loose change that was stolen from a busy Athens square just after Christmas.
By Alkman Granitsas ATHENS (Reuters) - After years of delays, legal wrangles and cost overruns, Greece hopes to open its Acropolis Museum by the end of 2007, Culture Minister George Voulgarakis said on Tuesday.
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- To fire mitraille at.