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Greece Blasts Turkey Over ‘Absurd’ Imia Claim

  Greece hit back on Wednesday at an "absurd" statement by Turkey which earlier claimed that the Imia islets in the eastern Aegean are Turkish. In...

Turkey Tells the EU: Imia Islets Belong to Us!

Turkey has responded angrily to a EU report accusing the country of "offensive and unacceptable rhetoric" in its relations with Greece and Cyprus. The 2018 Turkey...

Greece Advises Turkey to ‘Measure its Words’ over Imia

A Turkish statement about Greece adopting EU environmental laws on Imia has drawn a stern rebuke from Athens. Turkey's Ministry of Foreign Affairs hit out...

US Envoy Critical of ‘Crazy’ Reporting over Aegean Tensions

The U.S. ambassador to Greece has criticized some Greek media for their reporting of the ongoing tensions in the Aegean involving Turkish forces. Geoffrey Pyatt,...

Greece May Claim Damages for Imia Boat-Ramming Incident

Parliamentary documents have revealed that Greece could apply for compensation from Turkey for the damage sustained by a Greek coastguard vessel hit by a...

Turkish Radar Overlooks Imia (video)

Video has surfaced of a purported Turkish thermal radar unit overlooking the Greek islets of Imia. The Ihlas News Agency has released video showing a...

Turkey’s Internal Problems to Blame for Provocations: Minister

A Greek minister on Friday accused Turkey of trying to solve internal problems through international provocations. Alternate National Defence Minister Dimitris Vitsas told Athens-Macedonian News...

‘No Negotiation over Greek Territory’ says Minister

A senior Greek minister on Thursday said there were no so-called 'grey zones' in the country's territorial sovereignty. "We do not negotiate our territorial waters...

Are Greece and Turkey Really on the Verge of War?

The Aegean is heating up. Out of ten results produced by googling the words “Greece” and “Turkey” together, eight are related to current or past...

Greek Opposition Head Meets Turkish PM in Germany

Senior figures from Greece's main opposition party met Turkey's prime minister and foreign minister recently in Germany. New Democracy head Kyriakos Mitsotakis and shadow foreign...

Turkish Reactions ‘Detached from Reality’, Says Greece

The ongoing war of words between Athens and Ankara heated up on Saturday as a Greek foreign ministry spokesman said Turkey "systematically violates international...

Greek Promise to Defend Itself Sparks ‘Dismay’ in Turkey

Turkey has said it is "concerned and dismayed" after Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias warned Ankara that Athens would not react peacefully the next time...

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