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Greek Coast Guard Rescues 400 Migrants in 24 Hours

The Greek Coast Guard said on Friday that it had rescued 400 refugees and migrants in the last 24 hours in ten separate incidents...

Turkish Violations of Greek Airspace Reach Record Numbers in 2019

The Greek General Staff announced on Tuesday that the number of incidents of Turkish aircraft violating the country's airspace over the Aegean in the...

Oldest Lighthouse in the World Once Stood off Greece’s Pelion Peninsula

The straits between Greece's south Pelion Peninsula and the island of Skiathos in the Northern Sporades conceal many secrets in their treacherous waters --...

Greek Scientists Launch Study of Alien Fish Invasion in the Aegean

Greek scientists have recently launched an attempt to record the actual number of alien fish species from the Red Sea which have "invaded" the...

Greek Coast Guard Rescues 121 Migrants in the Aegean

The Greek Coast Guard intervened in two separate maritime incidents in the Aegean Sea on Monday, rescuing migrants and refugees who had been trying...

Greece Boosts Naval Presence in the Aegean to Stem Migrant Flow

Greece has sent dozens of Navy and Coast Guard vessels to the eastern Aegean in a desperate effort to stem the flow of migrants...

Turkish Aircraft Violates Greek Airspace 30 Times in One Day

Turkish aircraft violated Greece's airspace thirty times on Friday, September 27, Greek Defense sources told media. Two F-16 and two CN235-type aircraft entered Greek airspace...

More than 800 Migrants Cross into Greece in Less than 48 Hours

A total of 360 refugees and illegal migrants were registered just from midnight Tuesday to 4 PM the same day at the Moria Reception...

Turkish Fake News Presents Defense Minister Akar Flying Over Greece’s Aegean Sea (video)

The Greek Defense Ministry refuted a Turkish report and video showing the neighboring country's Defense Minister Hulusi Akar allegedly flying over the Aegean Sea in...

Turkey Ramps up Tension Across the Eastern Mediterranean

Ankara continues its aggressive behavior in the eastern Mediterranean, demanding a piece of the hydrocarbon pie inside Cyprus' Exclusive Economic Zone, while at the...

Giant, Highly Toxic Lagocephalus Fish Caught off Crete

A huge toxic fish, known as "Lagocephalus" or the Silver-cheeked toadfish, was caught by fishermen near Ierapetra, southern Crete on Thursday. The fishermen say that...

Greek Kayakers Set Out on Aegean Adventure for a Good Cause

Two Greek environmentalists set off from Greek shores in their kayaks on Monday, intending to paddle to ten Aegean islands in order to raise...

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