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Analysts See Turkey Repeating Cyprus Invasion in Syrian Offensive

Turkey's new offensive in northern Syria is reminiscent in many ways of the invasion of Cyprus in 1974, showing Ankara's expansionist tendencies once again,...

Twelve Detained in Thessaloniki After Anti-Turkish Protest Reaches Ataturk’s Home

A total of twelve protesters were detained by Greek police officers on Thursday morning in Thessaloniki and charged with breaking security measures by entering...

Top Russian Diplomat Warns US Will Abandon Greece as it Did the Kurds

Russian Ambassador to the EU Vladimir Chizhov warned on Tuesday that the United States will abandon Greece as it did with the Kurds in...

Greece’s Foreign Minister Calls Turkish Invasion of Syria a “Big Mistake”

Turkey's invasion into Syria is a "big mistake," Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias declared late on Wednesday in an interview with public broadcasting network ERT1. Dendias...

Kurdish Politician Flees from Turkey to Greece Seeking Asylum

A former MP for the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) in Turkey was arrested by Greek police in the northeastern border town of Orestiada...

Greece Caught in 1999 ‘Debacle’ over PKK Chief’s Arrest

February 1999 was a month when relations between Greece, Turkey and the United States were put to the test, as the Greek authorities tried...

Leftist Groups Hold Protest March in Athens Against Erdogan Visit

Leftist and anti-establishment groups, and political committees of Kurds and Turks held a protest march in central Athens against the visit of Turkish President...

Counter-terrorism Raids in Athens Target Militant Turks

Greek counter-terrorism officers stormed three buildings in Athens on Tuesday making nine arrests. The raids at Neos Kosmos and Pagrati targeted suspects wanted on terrorist...

Two Turkish Citizens Carrying 1,600 Bullets Arrested at Border

Two Turkish citizens of Kurdish decent were arrested in the Greek-Turkish border at Evros river after they were found carrying around 1,600 bullets. The pair...

Greek Police Arrests Three Iraqis for Terrorism

Three men of Iraqi origin holding British passports have been arrested in Alexandroupolis, northern Greece, near the border crossing with Turkey for illegal possession of...

Greek Anti-Terrorist Police Raid Homes in Athens, Seize Weapons

Greek police say they have arrested four foreigners and seized weapons and explosives in a raid by the country's anti-terrorist unit on residences in...

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