Greece Mulls Fighter Upgrade, French Frigate Lease

The upgrading of 85 Greek Air Force F-16 fighter jets and the hiring of two frigates from France were discussed at the meeting of...

Greece Can be ‘Stabilizing Force’ Says US Envoy (video)

Greece can act as a stabilizing force for good in the wider region and the stronger Greece is, the better it is able to...

NATO Chief: Alliance Cannot Solve Greece-Turkey Dispute (video)

NATO's Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has said the Alliance cannot solve problems and disputes between Greece and Turkey. Speaking at an event at Leiden University...

Greece to ‘Lease Two French Frigates’

Greece is to lease two French frigates by August to boost its defensive capabilities in the Aegean, according to Greek media reports. The acquisition of...

Turkish Jet Fighters Harass Helicopter Carrying Greek PM Tsipras over Aegean

Two Turkish fighter jets flying at 10,000 feet just outside Greek airspace approached a helicopter carrying Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and asked the...

Greece, Turkey in ‘Undeclared War’ in the Aegean

Greece's Deputy Defense Minister said that Greece and Turkey are in an "undeclared war" in the Aegean following the claims by Ankara that its...

Analysts Concerned About ‘Accidental’ Clash Between Greece, Turkey

The purging of experienced officers from the Turkish military and a declining lack of influence over Ankara from the U.S., EU and NATO make...

Turkish Navy Ship Sails Through Corinth Canal (photos, video)

The Turkish navy minesweeper "Anamur" sailed through the Corinth canal on Sunday. Although this is not the first time that a Turkish ship used the...

Watch UK Warplanes Leaving Cyprus for Syria Airstrikes (video)

Footage has been released showing U.K. warplanes at a Royal Air Force base in Cyprus taking off for bombing raids in Syria. Released by the...

NATO Distances Itself from Greek-Turkish Tensions in Aegean

NATO's leadership has distanced itself from tensions in the Aegean, with its secretary-general telling Turkish media "this is something that has to be addressed between...

Syria Strikes Put Focus on UK’s Cyprus Air Base

The island of Cyprus was further exposed to fallout from the Syria conflict as the U.K. used its large air force base in Akrotiri...

Parliament ‘Adopts’ Family of Fallen Greek Pilot

The Greek parliament announced on Friday that it is "adopting" the two children of Giorgos Baltadoros, the pilot of the Mirage 2000-5 jet that...

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