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Erdogan: Cyprus is Turkey’s National Cause

Turkey's president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Ankara won't allow Turkish Cypriots to become victims of failed attempts at a peace deal or to be...

Greek Soldiers’ Case to be Raised at NATO Summit

European Union foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini has said it is vital EU states show solidarity with Greece over the case of two of...

Ankara Officially Requests Exchange of Turkish Asylum Seekers for Greek Soldiers

Ankara has officially requested the extradition of the eight Turkish soldiers in the process of being granted asylum in Greece in exchange of a...

Lawmakers Approve Money for Greek Soldiers Held in Turkey

Two Greek officers held in jail in Edirne, Turkey, were granted a special monthly allowance through an amendment voted by all parties in parliament...

Turkey’s Erdogan to Visit Occupied Cyprus

Turkish media are reporting that Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit northern Cyprus next week shortly after being inaugurated as president. His visit on Monday to...

A Glimmer of Hope for the Two Greek Soldiers Held in Turkey

The lifting of Turkey's state of emergency next month offers a glimmer of hope to the two Greek soldiers held in a Turkish prison...

When Turkey Banned the Teaching of Greek on Imbros and Tenedos Islands

July 1 marks the anniversary of the day Turkey banned the teaching of the Greek language on the islands of Imbros and Tenedos, (now...

Tsipras Congratulates Erdogan, Calls for Release of Greek Soldiers

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras called on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to free two Greek servicemen held in an Edirne jail since March,...

Greek Government Puts Turkish Election Results Under Microscope

The Greek government has appeared cautious so far in commenting on the results of Sunday's elections in Turkey, where Recep Tayyip Erdogan was returned as...

EU Pressured Tsipras over Turkish Soldiers in Greece, Claims Ankara

Turkey's foreign minister on Friday claimed Greek premier Alexis Tsipras had been pressured by fellow EU countries into not extraditing the eight former soldiers...

Detention of Soldiers by Turkey is ‘Barbaric’, Says Greek Minister

A Greek minister described the continued detention of the two Greek soldiers in Turkey as "barbaric", a day after a Turkish court ruled again...

Turkish Judges Again Refuse Release for Greek Soldiers

Sgt. Dimitris Kouklatzis and Lt. Angelos Mitretodis will stay in a Turkish prison after a court in Edirne (Adrianopolis) turned down a fourth request...

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