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Official Data Shows Turkey Violated Greek Territorial Waters 2,032 Times in 2019

The number of Turkish violations of Greece's territorial waters rose dramatically this year compared to 2018, according to official data released recently by the...

Greece Summons Libyan Ambassador over Turkey-Libya Deal, Threatens Him with Expulsion

Greece on Friday summoned Libyan ambassador Maiza K.Y. Gzllal to divulge the contents of the Turkey-Libya agreement on territorial waters by Thursday. If he refuses...

Greek PM: Those Challenging our Sovereign Rights will have to Face Greece and our...

"Anyone rushing to doubt - by institutionally baseless means - Greece's sovereign rights should know that they will have to face Greece and its...

Provocative Turkish-Libyan Deal Aims to Limit Greece’s Maritime Zone

Greece responded with anger over the joint Turkish-Libyan agreement to discuss a new delineation of Turkey's maritime borders which includes waters off the Greek...

President Pavlopoulos Supports Extension of Greek Territorial Waters

The President of the Hellenic Republic, Prokopios Pavlopoulos, in a statement issued on Monday to multiple recipients, including Turkey, stated that Greece has the...

Turkey Strongly Reacts to Greece’s Stated Intent to Expand Territorial Waters

Turkey has strongly reacted to a recent statement by departing Greek foreign minister Nikos Kotzias that Greece intends to extend its territorial waters in...

U.S. Neutral on Greek-Turkish Maritime Dispute

The United States has not taken any position on the recent dispute between Greece and Turkey regarding the issue of maritime borders. Asked about the...

Greek Parliament to Decide on Extension of Territorial Waters

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, in his new dual role as Greece's foreign minister, announced on Tuesday that Greece will determine when and how its...

Greek Foreign Ministry: ‘Extension of Territorial Waters Our Inalienable Right’

Following statements made by Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglou on Turkish television, the Greek Foreign Ministry, under the instructions of Alexis Tsipras, issued a...

What If Greece Extends Its Territorial Waters to 12 Miles in the Aegean?

Former Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias made a final announcement on Saturday as he handed the ministry's portfolio to Alexis Tsipras. He said Greece is...

Casual-mannered Comment by Greece’s Former FM Kotzias Draws Criticism from Opposition

Following the casual-mannered announcement by Greece's former Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias on Saturday that Greece is ready to extend its territorial waters in the...

Greece ‘Ready’ to Extend Sovereignty to 12 Miles in the Ionian Sea

Departing Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias said that Greece is ready to extend its territorial waters. 6 nautical miles has now expanded to 12 in...

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