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Detention of Soldiers by Turkey is ‘Barbaric’, Says Greek Minister

A Greek minister described the continued detention of the two Greek soldiers in Turkey as "barbaric", a day after a Turkish court ruled again...

Parliament Could ‘Re-Assign’ Greek Soldiers Held in Turkey

Greece's government could be set to re-assign two of its soldiers being held in Turkey to give them legal protection. In comments to Greece's ERA radio,...

ΝΑΤΟ Advises Greece, Turkey to Show ‘Calm and Restraint’

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has called on Greece and Turkey to show "restraint and calm", after Ankara responded to the release from custody of the...

Turkey Tells Naval Forces in the Aegean ‘Be Ready’

Turkey has announced that it is raising the readiness level of its naval forces in the Aegean to prevent a possible "provocation" by Greece,...

Greece Slams Turkey over Aegean Sovereignty

The legal regime of the Aegean Sea and Greece's ability to exercise its sovereign rights cannot be put in doubt, said Foreign Ministry spokesman...

Turkey Calls Greece a ‘Haven’ for Coup Plotters

Turkey's foreign ministry has described Greece as a country "that provides safe haven to putschists". In a statement late on Tuesday, Ankara hit out at...

Turkey Slams Tsipras over Release of Turkish Soldiers

Ankara on Monday slammed Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras after the release of the last of the eight Turkish ex-soldiers who have been granted asylum...

Turkey’s Election Campaign Moves to Greece

Turkey's election campaign will also be fought on Greek territory as the country's main opposition candidate is set to speak at a rally in...

Turkey’s Cyprus Compensation Payment Could Open New Cases

A potentially landmark case in the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), could see Turkey liable for millions of euros' worth of claims originating from...

Turkey Rejects Third Request for Release of 2 Greek Soldiers

Turkish authorities, on Tuesday, rejected yet another request from Greece for the release of the two Greek soldiers who have been jailed in Edirne...

Turkey’s Top General Urges Greece Not to Make ‘Miscalculations’ in Aegean

Turkey's Chief of General Staff Hulusi Akar has indirectly urged Greece not to make “miscalculations” amid a rise in tension between Turkey and Greece...

Athens Calls on Turkey to End ‘Arbitrary’ Detention of Greek Soldiers

Greece's president, Prokopis Pavlopoulos, on Monday criticized the prolonged detention of two Greek soldiers in a Turkish prison since early March. During a visit to Alexandroupoli,...

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