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Greece Hands Protest Note to Turkish Envoy Over Harassment of PM’s Helicopter

Greece handed a protest note on Tuesday to a Turkish envoy in Athens over the Monday  incident with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ helicopter. The Greek...

Accident Due to Turkish Fighter Jet’s Violation Narrowly Averted

A serious accident was narrowly averted on Friday afternoon over the Eastern Aegean Sea after a Turkish F-16 fighter jet harassed a Greek military...

Greece Probes Reports of Negligence in Migrant Tragedy

Greece is investigating reports that the authorities may be guilty of negligence in the case of the sinking of a migrant boat off the...

At Least 16 Die After Migrant Boat Capsizes off Greece (update)

At least 16 migrants, including 7 children, are reported dead on Saturday after their boat carrying them from Turkey capsized off the Greek island...

Schoolkids March in Remote Greek Island of the Dodecanese (video)

Children on the remote island of Agathonisi in the Dodecanese marched during a ceremony marking the anniversary of the island chain joining Greece in...

Turkey Continues to Violate Greek Territorial Waters, Airspace

A number of violations of Greek airspace and territorial waters by Turkish warplanes and battleships on Monday forced the Foreign Ministry to issue a...

Turkish Minister Challenges Sovereignty of Greek Island

Turkish Minister for European Union Affairs Omer Celik on Tuesday challenged Greece's sovereign territories saying that Agathonisi island belongs to Turkey. According to Turkish newspaper...
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Greek Authorities Force Turkish Smuggler to Face Bodies of His Dead Victims

A Turkish captain of a smuggler boat which capsized off the coast of Agathonisi killing three Syrian children under five years of age that...

Shipwrecks in East Agean Sea Leave Seven People Dead

A number of different shipwrecks in the East Aegean Greek Sea has left seven people dead, including five children. The Hellenic Coast Guard conducted a rescue operation after...

One Migrant Dead, Two Missing off Greek Island’s Coast

An undocumented migrant passed away, while another two are currently missing, after an incident on the Greek island of Lesvos. A rubber boat carrying...

Greek Coast Guard Rescues 1,417 Migrants in 3 Days

Greek Coast Guard has rescued 1,417 migrants in 59 search and rescue operations near several Greek islands in the eastern Aegean Sea, authorities said...

Migrant Who Gave Birth in Sinking Boat Transferred to Athens Hospital

A woman from Cameroon who gave birth to twins inside a sinking boat carrying illegal migrants to Greece was transferred to an Athens hospital...

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