Athens Prepares to Host 10 Countries for ‘Forum of Ancient Civilizations’ on April 24

Greece’s foreign ministry will host an international Forum of Ancient Civilizations in Athens on April 24 (Monday) in a bid to promote cultural heritage...

U.S. State Department: Greece and Turkey Must Find Way to Ease Tension

Greece and Turkey have to find ways to de-escalate tension between them, said a State Department official on the occasion of the one-day visit...

ND’s Mitsotakis and British Ambassador Kate Smith Discuss Relations Post-Brexit

Main opposition New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Wednesday had a meeting with the British Ambassador to Greece Kate Smith. According to an ND...

President Pavlopoulos: EU Would Never be the Same Without Greece

Greek President Prokopios Pavlopoulos on Wednesday stressed the importance of creating a firm front to coordinate our actions and promote the country's interests during...

Greece Offers UK Its Ancient Artifacts as Incentive for Returning the Parthenon Marbles

After the decision made last year by the Greek government to not legally pursuit forcing the UK to return the Parthenon Marbles to their...

Kotzias-Tillerson Discuss Greece’s Role in Region, Stability, Energy Projects

Greece’s role in the stability and security in Southeast Europe and Turkey’s “nervousness” were discussed in a meeting between Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias and...

FM Kotzias Hopes Visit to U.S. Will Contribute in Further Enhancing Greek-U.S. Relations

"We will discuss the problems of the region and we will examine where our views and our plans coincide" stated Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias...

U.S. Assistant State Secretary: A Greece-Turkey Conflict Is Against NATO’s Interests

It is to no one's interest to have a conflict between Greece and Turkey, said Jonathan Cohen, U.S. State Department Deputy Assistant Secretary for...

Greek Foreign Ministry Answers to Turkish Counterpart Statement on Aegean

"Knowing international law means, above all, respecting it and not violating it," was the Greek Foreign Ministry statement on Thursday that came as an...

Turkish FinMin Accuses Greek President of Provocative Statements

The Turkish Foreign Ministry in a written statement said that recent comments by Greece's President of the Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos show "lack of knowledge...

U.S. Asks Ankara to Ease Tension in Aegean

  American officials have asked Ankara to avoid further acts that generate tension between Greece and Turkey in the Aegean, a Kathimerini report says. According to...

Greek PM Tsipras in Process of Making Contact With U.S. President Trump

Preparations for telephone communication between Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and U.S. President Donald Trump are at an advanced stage in Athens, according to...

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