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Turkish Cypriot Official Claims Ghost Town of Famagusta Will Reopen in Ten Years

Ersin Tatar, the so-called ''Prime Minister'' of the illegally occupied northern part of Cyprus said on Friday in Ankara that his ''administration's'' plan to...

Turkey Defies EU Sanctions, Vows to Continue Drilling off Cyprus

The Turkish Foreign Ministry issued a statement on Tuesday morning, commenting on EU Foreign Ministers' decision to go ahead with the first sanctions against...

Turkey’s Cavusoglu Calls Any Cyprus Energy Deal that Excludes Ankara “Invalid”

Turkey's provocative statements challenging the Republic of Cyprus' sovereign rights show no signs of ceasing, as Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu made another claim...

PM Tsipras Tells Turks ”We Can Coexist Without Fear and Hatred”

The Greek Prime Minister gave an interview this week to the Turkish TGRT Haber television channel while he was in Turkey visiting Ankara, Istanbul and...

Turkey’s Erdogan Asks Greek PM to Repatriate Eight Turkish Soldiers

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on Greece on Tuesday to cooperate in the repatriation of eight soldiers who fled to Greece following a 2016 coup...

Greece Says ”Turkey’s Actions Proof of its Weakness”

Greek Alternate Foreign Minister George Katrougalos said on Thursday that Turkey's recent "erratic" actions are a direct response to the improvement in Greece's international...

Turkish FM: ‘There Is No Advice We Would Get From Greece’

Ankara has escalated its confrontation with the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs regarding the issue of the Greek and Turkish Exclusive Economic Zones (EEZ). In...

Greece’s Foreign Ministry Slams Turkish Defense Minister

In a strongly-worded statement issued on Thursday morning, the Greek Foreign Ministry responded to the provocative statements made by Hulusi Akar, Turkey's defense minister...

Turkey Escalates Provocations In Cyprus and Eastern Mediterranean

In a statement issued on Wednesday, Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar, a former four-star general in the Turkish Armed Forces, said that ''Ankara will not...

Ankara Claims That Greece Is a ‘Safe Haven’ for Turkish Criminals

Turkey's foreign minister, Mevlut Cavusoglou, has said that Greece is a "safe haven" for Turkish criminals. His comments were published in the Greek newspaper Ta...

Turkey Calls Greece a ‘Haven’ for Coup Plotters

Turkey's foreign ministry has described Greece as a country "that provides safe haven to putschists". In a statement late on Tuesday, Ankara hit out at...

Tsipras: Not So Easy to Deal with ‘Aggressive’ Turkey

Turkey is an “aggressive" and "sometimes unpredictable" neighbor, Greek leader Alexis Tsipras has told an international forum Tsipras made the remarks at the World Economic...

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