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Greece Assists Albanian Firefighting Efforts with Two Planes

According to a press release of the European Commission, Greece has contributed two airplanes to combat the wildfires that are blazing in the southern part...

Greek Police Thwart Attempt to Smuggle Rifles and Grenades from Albania

Rifles, grenades, explosives and ammunition were abandoned by a group of three people who attempted to cross the Greek-Albanian border on Sunday. The suspects abandoned...

Greek Foreign Ministry Reacts to Albanian Provocation Over Greek Lands

Greece's foreign ministry on Monday sent a letter of complaint to the Albanian government over a provocative act that challenges Greek lands. The reason for...

Greek Minority Party to Participate in Albanian Elections

The autonomous Greek minority party "Mega" is to participate in the June 25 elections in Albania, according to the Athens News Agency. The newly-formed party...

Albania Provokes Again Claiming Greek Land as Part of Chameria

The Albanian government along with the party of Chams has made a provocative move, branding Greek lands as Cham lands, according to Epiruspost.gr. According to...

Corfu Police Bust Major Heroin-Trafficking Ring

A major heroin-trafficking ring operating on the island of Corfu, Greece, has been dismantled by the Corfu Police drugs squad after a months-long investigation,...

Cannabis Traffickers Caught Between Albania and Italy (Video)

The Greek Coast Guard seized 1.5 tonnes of unprocessed cannabis and two speedboats from five Albanians and two Greeks on Saturday. The suspects seemed to be...

Environment Ministry Tables Bill Ratifying Protection of Prespa Park

Environment and Energy Minister Sokratis Famellos has tabled a bill in parliament that would ratify the International Agreement on the Protection and Sustainable Development of...

Frontex to Guard FYROM, Albania Borders With Greece, German Mag says

Frontex is sending guards to patrol Greece's borders with FYROM and Albania in case Turkey starts sending boat loads of migrants to Greece, a...

Albanian Prime Minister Raises Chameria Issue Again

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama spoke again about the Chameria issue and Cham Albanians, while at the same time he expressed his optimism about...

Greek Opposition Leader Concerned Over National Issues

Main opposition New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Wednesday addressed his parliamentary group, expressing his concern over national issues. "The Cyprus talks have intensified. We...

PM Alexis Tsipras and Albanian Counterpart Edi Rama Hold Talks on the Phone

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras spoke on the telephone with Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama on Tuesday, at the latter's request. A press release...

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