Mike Pompeo to Visit Greece Next Week

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit Athens next week in an effort to de-escalate tensions between Greece and Turkey, it was confirmed...

Erdogan Files Criminal Complaint Against Greek Newspaper

Lawyers acting on behalf of Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan filed a criminal complaint against a Greek newspaper on Monday which recently ran a...

Erdogan Says He’s Open to Diplomatic Talks with Greece after Withdrawing Research Vessel

After Friday prayers, President Erdogan expressed his willingness to meet with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis personally or over video call to discuss de-escalation...

EU Chief Says Greece and Cyprus Should Count on Europe’s Full Solidarity

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said on Wednesday that the withdrawal of Turkish exploratory vessels from the eastern Mediterranean was "a positive...

Germany Agrees to Take Another 1,500 Refugees from Greece

Germany agreed on Tuesday to take in more than 1,500 refugees now living in Greece, on top of the 150 unaccompanied minors from the...

Greece Sends New Shipment of Aid to Lebanon

The Greek warship "Ikaria" carrying food, construction materials and medical supplies left for Lebanon on Monday. Over 500 pallets with hundreds of tonnes of products...

Greek President Visits Kastellorizo on the 77th Anniversary of its Liberation

President of the Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou on Sunday accused Turkey of undermining good neighborly relations during her visit to the Greek island of Kastellorizo...

Greece Welcomes Departure of Turkish Research Vessel as “Sign of De-Escalation”

Greece welcomed on Sunday the reported departure of the Turkish research vessel Oruc Reis from the sea area south of Kastellorizo, where the ship...

Pompeo Says US “Deeply Concerned” by Turkey’s Actions in Cyprus Visit

U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo expressed his concern about Turkey’s actions in the Eastern Mediterranean after a meeting in Nicosia on Saturday with...

Pompeo to Seek Easing Tensions with Turkey in Unexpected Cyprus Visit

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will pay an unexpected visit to Cyprus on Saturday in an effort to ease tensions in the eastern...

Greece, France Cement Common Front Against Turkey’s Aggression

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and French President Emmanuel Macron said they were in "complete agreement" regarding the direction to take in response to...

Mitsotakis and Macron Meet to Discuss Turkey, Possible EU Sanctions

In the face of increased tensions with Turkey, the Greek government on Thursday urged the EU to impose "severe sanctions" on the neighboring country....

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