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Greek Government Chides Group Raising Flags on Aegean Islets

The Greek government has distanced itself from the initiative taken by a group of Greeks to raise their country's flag on islets in 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...

Greek Flag Still Flies Over Aegean Islet (photos)

New images appear to contradict claims by the Turkish government that its forces removed a Greek flag from an islet in the eastern Aegean. A...

Turkish Forces Remove Greek Flag from Aegean Islet

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has confirmed that his country's coast guard has taken down a Greek flag on an islet in the eastern...

Greek Islanders Paint Huge Flag on Kalymnos (video)

Locals from the island of Kalymnos in the Dodecanese, have shown their patriotism by painting a huge 4,000 square feet Greek flag on a rocky...

Tsipras in a Symbolic Gesture Gives Amir a Greek Flag

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras received on Saturday the 11-year-old Afghan boy Amir and his mother at the Maximos Mansion. The prime minister in a symbolic...

Flag-Raising and National Anthem Ceremony Abolished in Greek Schools

The Ministry of Education has abolished the ceremony of raising the Greek flag and the singing of the national anthem at primary schools. After the...

The Story Behind the First Greek Flag (Video)

The first Greek flag was made on the island of Skiathos at the Holy Monastery of Evangelistria in the year 1807. It was made on a...

Five Youths Prosecuted for Burning the Greek Flag in Nafplio

The Nafplio Police Department on Tuesday arrested five young people who burned the Greek flag after taking it down from its pole. The five perpetrators -- a...

The Largest Underwater Greek Flag [Video]

The Samos Divers Association celebrated Greek Independence Day on March 25 in their own unique way this year. Taking advantage of the good weather conditions,...

The Nation: ‘Greece Stands Up’

American magazine “The Nation” will publish an issue featuring the Greek flag on the cover for the week March 23-30. The blue issue cover...

Greek-Italian Sea Battle in the Adriatic Sea

It is possible that the traffic volume in the Adriatic Sea lines might present an increase of 5-10 percent in relation to 2012, but...

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