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Joint Military Exercises Underway Between Greece, US and Cyprus

Joint military exercises are now underway between the Special Forces from Greece, Cyprus and the United States. The exercises are ongoing in the Mediterranean...

Mike Pompeo Praises Greek FM Dendias as “Spectacular Pro”

Mike Pompeo, the US Secretary of State during the Trump administration, took to Twitter this week to thank a string of his counterparts all...

PM Mitsotakis on OXI Day: Drawing on Historic Greek Values to Face Today’s Challenges

On the occasion of OXI Day, the great national holiday of Greece, when it celebrates the resounding "NO!" uttered by its Prime Minister to...

Assistant US Secretary of State to Visit Greece and Cyprus, Discuss Security, Defense Issues

According to an announcement issued on Wednesday by the US Department of State, Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs R. Clarke Cooper will...

Greece’s Souda Becomes the Home Port for Gigantic US Ship

The huge troop-carrying ship USS Hershel “Woody” Williams has been deployed to Souda Bay naval base in Crete as of October 1, the U.S....

F-16s from UAE Arrive at Their New Base at Souda Bay

  Greek media are reporting that there is a change in the air over Souda Bay base on Crete. During the day on Friday, four F-16...

Huge Vessel USS Hershel “Woody” Williams Arrives in Crete

USS Hershel “Woody” Williams, the second of a new class of sea-based ships called Expeditionary Sea Bases, docked at Crete's Souda Bay base on...

The Naval Base at Souda, Crete: Strategic Asset or Source of Danger for Greece?

At a time when tensions between the United States and Iran are escalating dangerously, the strategic importance of Souda Naval Base on Crete is coming...

American B-52 Bomber Lands in Greece For the First Time

The U.S. Air Force has deployed its B-52 Stratofortress bomber to Greece for the first time, according to a new statement issued by Naval...
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Pentagon Seeks to Upgrade American Base on Crete

The chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, Joseph F. Dunford, expressed Washington’s desire to further upgrade the American base at Souda Bay...

Talk of Expanding NATO Activities at Greece’s Souda Bay

The Souda Bay base is on the northwest coast of the Greek island of Crete and hosts the Crete Naval Base, a major naval installation...

Kammenos, U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Ray Discuss Military Cooperation and Souda Bay Base

Strengthening military cooperation between Greece and the United States and the NATO base in Souda Bay, Crete, were the main issues discussed in a...

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