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Greek Monastery Set to Become Refugee Camp

An abandoned monastery in Western Greece is about to become an accommodation facility for refugees from Syria, local media reported on Wednesday. The monastery is...

Recent US, Turkish Unpredictability Causes Unease in Greece

The unpredictability of U.S. policy in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East, along with Turkey's territorial claims in the region were two issues...

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...

Turkey’s Erdogan Compares Syrian Offensive With Cyprus Invasion of 1974

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that his country's intervention in Syria is as vital to Turkey as its invasion of Cyprus had...

Greek President Warns Europe of Turkey’s “Dangerous Imperial Fantasies”

President of the Hellenic Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos said on Sunday that Turkey's military operations in northern Syria constitute "dangerous imperial fantasies" and warned that...

EU President Tusk Calls on Ankara to Cease Activities in Syria and Cyprus’ EEZ

The President of the European Council (EUCO) Donald Tusk visited Cyprus on Friday, where he held a joint press conference with Cyprus President Nicos...

Greece Officially Condemns Turkish Military Offensive in Syria

Greece's Foreign Ministry issued a statement on Thursday afternoon in which it expresses the country's condemnation of Turkey's decision to conduct military operations 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...

Turkish President Erdogan Threatens To Send 3.6 Million Migrants to Europe

Turkish President Recept Tayyip Erdogan threatened the European Union on Thursday afternoon that he could allow more than 3.6 million refugees and migrants to leave...

What Might Turkish Offensive in Syria Mean for Greece?

The agreement between the United States and Turkey allowing the Turkish Army to advance in northern Syria and create a safety zone to supposedly...

Erdogan Threatens to Open Gates for Syrian Refugees if EU Does Not Give Support...

Turkey will let Syrian refugees on its territory leave for Europe if the West does not give more financial support to Ankara and does...

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