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Cyprus Government Rebukes Turkish Officials’ Statements Over Peace Talks

Public statements by Turkish officials to the effect that the Cyprus peace talks have ended are nothing more than proof of Turkey’s objective to...

Greece Rejects Turkish FM Claim that There Are No Aegean Sea Borders

Athens rejected on Wednesday a claim made earlier by Turkey's Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlut Cavusoglu that there are no borders in the Aegean...

Turkish Foreign Minister Disputes Lausanne Treaty Regarding the Aegean

Turkey will not accept de facto situations in the Aegean, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday, adding that problems between Greece and...

Cyprus President and Government Call on Ankara to End the Occupation of the North

The President and the government of Cyprus call on Turkey to put an end to the occupation of the island’s northern third and abandon...

Cruise Ship Arrivals Drop in Greece Amid Turkey Concerns

Cruise ship arrivals in Greece have dropped due to the continued political instability in Turkey. According to Kathimerini news daily, passenger traffic at the port...

Greek Coast Guard Rescues 170 Migrants in the Aegean

The Hellenic Coast Guard announced on Friday the rescue of more than 170 migrants in search-and-rescue operations in the Aegean in the past 24...

Turkish Nationalist Leader: 15 Aegean Islands Were Illegally Taken by Greece

Devlet Bahceli, the leader of the Nationalist Action Party (MHP), known as Gray Wolves, sent a threatening message to Athens saying that 15 islands...

President of Cyprus Irate at UN Advisor Eide over Failed Peace Talks

"It is sad that people who are mandated to defend international law, lie publicly in order to justify Turkey," President of Cyprus Nicos Anastasiades...

Athens Replies to Eide, Accuses Him of Acting as Turkey’s Spokesperson

Responding to interviews given by United Nations Special Adviser on Cyprus Espen Barth Eide regarding the events in Crans Montana and the failure of...

Turkish Cypriots and Ankara Examine Scenarios for Closed City of Famagusta

The Turkish Cypriot side and Ankara are studying various scenarios for the future of Varosha and the closed city of Famagusta, a Kathimerini newspaper...

2 Dead on Kos Island from 6.4 Earthquake Off Turkey’s Coast (video)

At least two people have died and at least five have been seriously injured on Kos Island in Greece, from a major earthquake that...

Major Aftershocks Rattle the Dodecanese after 6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Off Turkey’s Coast

A second earthquake of 5.1 magnitude hit in the Aegean Sea, north of Rhodes and East of Kos only six minutes after a 6.5...

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