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EU Official Visits Greek Soldiers Held in Turkey

The European Union's ambassador to Turkey, Christian Berger, paid a visit to the two Greek army officers held in the high-security prison in Edirne,...

Greek Soldiers Held in Turkey Could Face 2-Year Sentence

A Turkish judge who ruled on Tuesday that the two Greek soldiers should not be released from pre-trial custody, has said that the minimum sentence...

Turkish Judges Again Refuse Release of Greek Soldiers (video)

Sgt. Dimitris Kouklatzis and Lt. Angelos Mitretodis will stay in a Turkish prison after a court in Edirne (Adrianopolis) turned down a fifth request...

Tsipras ‘Well-Intentioned’ About Turkish Coup Suspects in Greece, Says Ankara

A spokesman for Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan has described Greek PM Alexis Tsipras as being "well-intentioned" over the issue of the eight Turkish ex-soldiers...

Tsipras Says Captive Greek Soldiers a ‘Wound’ for NATO on the Eve of Erdogan...

The issue of two Greek soldiers being held in a Turkish jail will be raised directly by Alexis Tsipras when he meets Recep Tayyip...

NATO Leaders to Formally Invite FYROM to Join Alliance

The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) will be formally invited by NATO to join the alliance during the summit meeting taking place in...

Greek Soldiers’ Case to be Raised at NATO Summit

European Union foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini has said it is vital EU states show solidarity with Greece over the case of two of...

Lawmakers Approve Money for Greek Soldiers Held in Turkey

Two Greek officers held in jail in Edirne, Turkey, were granted a special monthly allowance through an amendment voted by all parties in parliament...

A Glimmer of Hope for the Two Greek Soldiers Held in Turkey

The lifting of Turkey's state of emergency next month offers a glimmer of hope to the two Greek soldiers held in a Turkish prison...

Tsipras Congratulates Erdogan, Calls for Release of Greek Soldiers

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras called on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to free two Greek servicemen held in an Edirne jail since March,...

EU Pressured Tsipras over Turkish Soldiers in Greece, Claims Ankara

Turkey's foreign minister on Friday claimed Greek premier Alexis Tsipras had been pressured by fellow EU countries into not extraditing the eight former soldiers...

Detention of Soldiers by Turkey is ‘Barbaric’, Says Greek Minister

A Greek minister described the continued detention of the two Greek soldiers in Turkey as "barbaric", a day after a Turkish court ruled again...

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