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Alexis Tsipras-Angela Merkel Have Brief Talks on Greek Issues

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the sidelines of the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul on Monday. Their talk...

Alexis Tsipras to Meet Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on May 23 in Istanbul

The meeting of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will take place on May 23 in Istanbul, according to sources. The meeting...

Tribute to Turkish Photographer Ara Güler at Benaki Museum

Benaki Museum in Athens will present on May 12 the award-winning Turkish documentary "The Eye of Istanbul" by directors Binnur Karaevli and Fatih Kaymak,...

Greek Foreign Ministry Calls on Turkey to Protect Christian Churches in Istanbul

Greece's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that it has been informed about cases of provocative acts in Christian churches in Istanbul. "In view of the Easter...

Greek and Turkish Folk Dances With Common Origins, Still Popular Today

Many Greek folk dances go way back to the days of the Byzantine Empire, and as a result are still very popular among Turkish...

Athens Virtual Reality Theater Presents Hagia Sophia History

The 1,500-year-old history of Hagia Sophia, the iconic world cultural heritage site and the most spectacular Orthodox cathedral in eastern Christendom, is showcased in a...

Greek Leadership Extends Condolences Over Istanbul Terrorist Attack

President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos conveyed his condolences to the German Ambassador to Greece and the victims' families of Tuesday's terrorist attack in...

Russian MP: Turkey to Return Hagia Sophia to Greece as Friendly Gesture

Russian MP Sergei Gavrilov suggested that Turkey should return Hagia Sophia to the Greek Orthodox Church as a gesture of good will, in light...

Turkish PM Davutoglu Invites Greek PM Tsipras to Watch Football Game

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has reportedly invited his Greek counterpart Alexis Tsipras to watch together the friendly football game between the national teams...

Schaeuble Pours Cold Water on Market Expectations for a Greek Deal

Media reports citing a six-month extension of the Greek program generated a lightning quick denial by German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble, who spoke after...

Sapin Calls for the Safeguarding of Greece ‘s Funding

French Finance Minister Michel Sapin on Monday asked for the safeguarding of Greece 's funding "but within the framework of the "European rules." "We must...

Greek FinMin Venizelos Meets with Turkish President Erdogan in Istanbul

Greek Government Vice President and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul on Saturday, in a "very positive...

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