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Greece Boosts Forces at Evros as it Braces For New Migrant Crisis

Greece ordered approximately 400 police officers from different parts of the country to deploy along the border with Turkey at the Evros River as...

Turkey Provokes Tension by Disputing Land Border with Greece

Turkey on Saturday disputed the exact boundary of the Evros River that divides the two countries and said it would not allow any "fait...

Athens Dismisses Reports that Turkey is Occupying Greek Land

The Greek Foreign Ministry on Saturday dismissed as “fake news” reports that Turkish soldiers have “invaded and occupied” a patch of Greek land in...

Turkey Occupies Greek Piece of Land at Evros; Athens Downplays Incident

Athens has lodged a demarche with Ankara on Friday over the incursion of Turkish forces into a piece of Greek territory at the border...

European Border Agency Warns of New Wave of Migrants at Greek Border

The European border agency, Frontex, has warned that a fresh wave of migrants seeking to cross the Turkish border into the European Union via...

Trigger-Happy Turkish Border Guards Fire Shots at Greek Border Again

A new incident involving trigger-happy Turkish border guards at Evros was confirmed by Greek defense sources on Friday. According to the sources, Turkish guards aboard...

Turkish Soldiers Fire and Take Aim at German, Greek Officers at Evros Border

Turkish soldiers fired at least one warning shot and then aimed at German and Greek guards patrolling the border with Greece on April 28,...

Turkey Reportedly Pushes Coronavirus-Infected Migrants to Greece’s Sea Border

Hellenic Coast Guard boat. File photo A report that Turkey is amassing migrants, with many infected by COVID-19 among them, across its North Aegean shores...

Greek Army Publishes Video Showing Actions During Evros Border Crisis

The Hellenic (Greek) National Defense General Staff (GEETHA) published a video on Wednesday showing the timeline of the events that led up to the...

German Intelligence Service Says Turkey Incited Riots at the Greek Border

German Federal Intelligence Service (BND) findings indicate that the Turkish government purposely incited riots by planting members of its security services among crowds of...
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Greece’s Determined Defense of Evros Border Forces Migrants Away

Greek authorities believe that Turkey has started to evacuate the migrants sent to the border in the northeastern Evros region to try to cross...

Greek Army Marks Independence Day at Evros as Turkish Jets Violate Airspace

Greece's Armed Forces marked the anniversary of the War of Independence on Wednesday with a ceremony at the border with Turkey at Evros. Army units...

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