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Turkey Continues with Provocations in Aegean – Greek FM to Meet with US Secretary...

While the Turkish seismic research ship Oruc Reis is moving northeast atop the Greek continental shelf, accompanied by Naval vessels from Turkey, Ankara continues...

Turkey Escalates Tensions in Aegean – Greek PM Briefs Party Leaders, President

Turkey continued to ramp up tensions in the Aegean on Tuesday as the Oruc Reis seismic research vessel remained atop Greece's continental shelf, accompanied...

Greece Open to Dialogue with Turkey But Not “At Gunpoint”

Greece is open to a dialogue with Turkey but not under threats, the country’s Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias reiterated on Wednesday. Speaking on state broadcaster...

Turkey Backs Down From Conflict with Greece (For Now)

Turkey announced on Tuesday that it will “put on hold for a while” energy-exploration operations in the eastern Mediterranean Sea that have raised tensions...

Turkey Shows Signs of De-escalation in the Aegean

As of Saturday evening, there were signs of a gradual de-escalation in the Aegean, with military sources saying some Turkish Navy ships are returning...

France’s Macron States His Solidarity with Greece, Cyprus in Symbolic Message in Greek

In a symbolic post written in Greek on Thursday, French President Emmanuel Macron, through his official Facebook account, reiterated his solidarity with Greece and...

US Says Greece’s Kastellorizo Has Same Rights as Any Mainland Territory

US Ambassador to Athens Geoffrey Pyatt said on Thursday that the Greek island of Kastellorizo has exactly the same continental shelf and EEZ rights...

Greek Fleet “Remains on Alert” Monitoring Turkish Moves in the Aegean

The Greek General Staff said on Wednesday that the situation remains unchanged in the Aegean and that the Hellenic fleet remains on alert, monitoring...

Did Germany’s Merkel Stop a Military Conflict Between Greece and Turkey?

German Chancellor Angela Merkel was instrumental in preventing a military confrontation between Greece and Turkey on Tuesday evening, according to German media reports. According to...

Southern Aegean Region Launches New Tourism Campaign ‘Like No Other’

The South Aegean Region recently launched a new digital campaign in an effort to help promote the Greek islands, including Rhodes and Santorini, on...

Turkish Jets Commit 50 New Violations of Greek Airspace

Greek military authorities recently announced that Turkish jets had committed a total of 50 new violations in the country's national airspace just on one...

Ten Majestic Aegean Sea Churches Dedicated to the Virgin Mary

There are numerous Marian churches along the stunningly beautiful shorelines of the Aegean sea. Some majestic, some humble and unassuming, many of them built on rocks on inaccessible hills,...

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