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Nasa’s Lucy spacecraft launching from Cape Canaveral, in Florida. Photograph: Bill Ingalls /Nasa/EPA

An ambitious Nasa mission launched this weekend is set to reveal the secrets of a mysterious region in the vicinity of Jupiter. Lucy – named for the (...)

 Anti-fascist protesters outside the court where the trial of leaders and members of the Golden Dawn far-right party was taking place on Wednesday. After a five-year trial, the court found the Golden Dawn leader Nikos Michaloliakos and six associates guilty of running a criminal group. A supporter, Giorgos Roupakias, was found guilty of murder and 15 others were convicted of conspiracy. The neo-Nazi party won 18 MP seats in 2012 as the country grappled with a financial crisis. Photograph: Milos Bicanski/Getty Images

Before the Athenian court on Wednesday passed judgment on 68 members of Europe’s most virulent neo-Nazi party, Golden Dawn, the Greek people had alrea(...)

Migrants run from riot police after being pushed to go back to Moria camp from the port of Mytilene, on the island of Lesbos on Tuesday. Photograph: Getty Images

Greek and Turkish riot police deployed on their shared border fired tear gas on Wednesday as hundreds of migrants tried again to cross into Greece, a(...)

The graves of migrants who died during an attempt to reach Greece’s Lesbos island, at Kato Tritos, Greece. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

In 1922 the Greek army invaded western Turkey (the area known as Anatolia) and was humiliated in defeat. The aftermath was an exchange of populations:(...)

Refugees and migrants queue to receive food in a makeshift camp at the Greek-Macedonian border. Photograph: Marko Djurica/Reuters

The RAF’s Red Arrows could not have picked a more unsuitable location for their annual overseas training than the skies above the Ritsona refugee camp(...)