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Turks Arrested in Rhodes for “Human Smuggling”

On the morning of Thursday the 17th of October, two Turks illegally transferred 77 Syrian immigrants on a luxurious sailboat from the opposite side...

Greece’s Cost of Syria Intervention

Greek diplomacy is still holding a wait-and-see attitude toward Washington’s stance on Syria. That is why the Foreign Ministry is not willing to take...

Greece Readies For More Syrian Refugees

By H.K. Tzanis A spike in the number of undocumented migrants landing on the eastern Aegean island of Chios from the opposite Turkish coast last...

Syria Tensions Rise in the Mediterranean

On September 2, Israel and the U.S.  carried out a joint missile test in the Mediterranean, firing two rockets which later fell into the...

Greece Wants Diplomacy Over Syria

Greek Prime Minister and New Democracy Conservative leader Antonis Samaras and his Deputy PM/Foreign Minister,  PASOK Socialist leader Evangelos Venizelos, said after a meeting...

Avramopoulos Convenes Meeting on Syria

Alarm bells were set off at the Greek Ministry of National Defense after the recent incidents that took place in Syria. Despite the fact...

Contact Info for Greeks in Syria

Given the fact that the situation in Syria is getting worse, the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs has released information for Greek citizens who...

Man Carrying Rockets Caught At Border

A senior police official said a Syrian man was arrested on Greece's northeastern border with Turkey with a large batch of telescopic sights for...

Greek Islands Brace for Wave of Syrian Refugees

Local authorities on the Greek islands of the northeastern Aegean Sea are girding themselves for what is expected to be a growing wave of...

Papariga Says Xenios Zeus Immigrant Sweep “Inhuman”

ATHENS - Greek Communist Party Aleka Papariga has denounced the roundup of 6,000 immigrants, under the code name Xenios Zeus, as inhuman and violating...

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