Captain Grigoris Pavlakis, the Last Greek War Hero From D-Day Has Died

The last Greek hero of the Normandy landing, Captain Grigoris Pavlakis, has died at age 95. The Captain was originally from Crete and participated in the most...

PM Tsipras Praises the ‘Invaluable Contribution’ of Greece’s Armed Forces

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras praised the excellent deterrent capability of Greece's armed forces  in addition to their invaluable contribution to society in a...

Greek Shipping Company Confirms Tanker Collision with US Warship

Greek shipping company Stealth Maritime Corporation confirmed on Monday that one of its managed tanker vessels collided with a U.S. missile destroyer off Singapore. Ten...

PM Stands By Defence Minister Over Controversial Saudi Arms Deal in Parliament Debate

Prime minister Alexis Tsipras dutifully stood by his Defence minister and coalition partner Panos Kammenos in a fierce parliamentary debate over the controversial Saudi...

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...

March 25th Parade has Additional Significance this Year (video)

The annual March 25th parade in Athens in honor of Greece's 1821 War of Independence had additional significance this year since the country is...

Greece Mulls Fighter Upgrade, French Frigate Lease

The upgrading of 85 Greek Air Force F-16 fighter jets and the hiring of two frigates from France were discussed at the meeting of...

Joint Greek, US Special Forces Military Exercises in Nea Peramos (photos)

Greek and U.S. Army Special Forces units conducted joint military exercises from July 10 to July 31 in Nea Peramos, Attica. The joint exercises took...

Greek Pilot Named NATO’s “Best Warrior”

Captain Kosmas Chalaris of the Hellenic Air Force has been named “Best Warrior” Pilot of NATO’s 18-3 Tactical Leadership Program (TLP). Supported by the governments...

Turkey Blocks Sea Area South of Greece’s Castellorizo by Issuing New NAVTEX

Turkey issued a new NAVTEX (Navigational Telex) on Friday, officially blocking off the sea area south of Greece’s territorial waters within the small archipelago of...

Greek WWII Navy Hero Passes Away

Nikolaos Tasiakos, the last surviving member of a historic Greek navy submarine, passed away on Saturday at the age of 101. Tasiakos was a member...

Trial of Turkish Military Personnel Postponed in Greece

The Alexandroupolis first instance court on Monday has granted a three-day postponement in the trial of eight Turkish military men who fled to Greece...

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