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Eva Longoria Sails the Aegean Playing Backgammon

American actress and model Eva Longoria is enjoying her Greek vocation with her husband José Bastón. The Desperate Housewives beauty sailed on a private yacht...

PM Tsipras Hints that Greece’s Creditors are ‘Foolish Technocrats’

"We will not listen to foolish technocrats... Who say that what is wrong is right," Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said, referring to recent statements...

Turkey Threatens to Flood Europe with Refugees

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan once again threatened the European Unions-member states that Turkey is in a position to open the floodgates and allow...

Greek Government to Build Another Migrant Camp on Chios Island

Athens is planning to build another migrant camp on Chios island in an order to tackle the overcrowding of reception facilities on the five...

Referendum for Cyprus or Not

The Cyprus negotiations underway are purported to “resolve the Cyprus issue” this year and one may wonder why the urgency? The consequence of making a...

Turkish Provocations in Aegean Alert Greek Diplomacy, Defense Ministry

The frequency of violations of Greece's airspace and territorial waters along with Ankara's doubting of the Treaty of Lausanne have alerted the Hellenic National...

11,372 Migrants on Aegean Islands Requesting Asylum; 272 New Arrivals Since Friday

Some 43 refugees were rescued late Monday by a Frontex patrol vessel in the sea region southeast of Samos island amidst strong winds and difficult sea. A total...

Ankara Mayor Says Aegean Islands Should Not Belong to Greece

Ankara Mayor İbrahim Melih Gökçek was the latest one to add a comment on Greece's sovereignty of Aegean Sea islands, implying they should belong...

Merkel Chides Greece for Dragging Feet on Asylum Claims

Germany has rebuked Greece for its lack of progress in processing the asylum requests of thousands of migrants stuck on Aegean islands and for...

Stranded Migrants on Lesvos Reach 5,000 as More Arrive Daily

The number of stranded asylum seekers on Lesvos reached 5,000 as more landed on the island on Tuesday, causing concern among authorities and residents. On...

Turkish FM Warns EU About Migrant Flow Deal While in Greece

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has warned the European Union that Ankara will cancel the agreement on migrant flow unless Turkish citizens are granted...

Three Out of Four Recent Asylum Seekers in Greece are Economic Migrants

Greek authorities have found that out of the 1,950 asylum seekers who reached the Greek islands from Turkey in July and August, only 500...

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