Turkish President Talks of “Ushering in New Era,” Accuses Greece of Violations

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sent very mixed signals in his remarks to European Union ambassadors at the presidential palace complex in Ankara on...

Greek, Turkish Vessels Collide in the Aegean

Greek and Turkish vessels collided off the Greek islet of Imia in the south-eastern Aegean on Wednesday. According to Greek defense sources, the incident involved...

Israeli-Greek Defense Agreement Worth 1.68 Billion Lauded

The Israeli-Greek defense agreement signed recently drew high praise on Monday, with Israel describing it as “reflecting the excellent and developing relations” between the...

Greek Navy Exercises Off Crete Using Live Fire

Hellenic Navy exercises 'Spear', 'Seashore' and 'Periscope' that started on Monday in the sea area of Myrtos as well as in the North and...

Greece to Buy 18 Rafale Jets as it Doubles Defense Expenditure for 2021

Greek lawmakers approved the 2021 state budget, which includes a doubling of defense expenditures, after a five-day-long debate on Thursday night. Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis...

The Story of the Two Greeks who Became Spies for Turkey

Two Muslim Greeks, originally from Western Thrace, home to a sizeable community of Muslims, were arrested and charged for espionage on behalf of Turkey...

Greece Celebrates 152 Years Since Presidential Guard Was Established

The long and honorable history of the Greek Presidential Guard (or Proedrikí Frourá in Greek) started on a day much like this, 152 years...
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Greece Joins Egypt, UAE, France and Cyprus for Military Drills in the Med

Greek military forces joined forces from Egypt and Cyprus on Tuesday for a naval and aerial drill that will last for several days in...

Greece Establishes Military Outposts at the Most Remote Edges of its Territory

The Greek defense ministry has established for the first time a military outpost on the island of Gavdos, the southernmost point of Greece, and...

Five-Nation Military Exercise in East Mediterranean Sends Message to Ankara

The Naval forces of Greece and Cyprus will join those of Egypt, France, and the United Arab Emirates in conducting a large-scale sea and...

Greece Joins Four European Allies in Building NATO’s Next Generation Helicopter

France, Germany, the United Kingdom, Italy and Greece signed letters of intent to construct NATO’s next-generation helicopter earlier this week. The five allies will participate...
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Greece Marks Armed Forces Day with Spectacular Video Display

Greece marked Armed Forces Day on Saturday with a spectacular video projected onto the Hellenic Parliament facade highlighting the history and struggles for the...

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