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Tsipras and Merkel Discuss Refugee Hotspots and Frontex

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday, on the sidelines of the European Summit held in Brussels. The meeting focused...

Greek PM: Europe Acknowledges Turkey’s Pivotal Role in Reducing Refugee Flows

European Union leaders "acknowledged the key role Turkey plays in the reduction of refugee flows," Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said following the European Summit...

Turkey Downplays Incident Between Russian Warship and Fishing Boat in Aegean

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Ankara was investigating the incident of a Russian warship firing warning shots at a Turkish fishing boat near the...

Warning Shots Fired During Russia-Turkey Episode in the Aegean

Russia announced on Sunday, December 13 that the Turkish military attaché was invited to the defense ministry in Moscow after an incident that occurred...

Cyprus House President Says Turkish Stance Does Not Justify Euphoria

The expectations for a more positive approach by new Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci to the Cyprus problem are not justified, nor is the...

Six Refugee Children Drown in the Aegean

Six refugee children were found dead on Tuesday in Cesme on the Turkish coast as the boat they were sailing in sank while travelling to...

Unauthorized Turkish Ship Enters Greek Waters

A Turkish hydrographic ship entered Greek waters in the Aegean without receiving permission from Greek authorities. The Turkish hydrographic vessel "Cesme", accompanied by warship "Bodrum",...

Sergey Lavrov: Greek Pilots Have Shown Great Restraint

Foreign Minister of Russia Sergey Lavrov stated today that Greek pilots have shown great restraint against the aggressive violations of the Greek national airspace...

Turkish Stream Gas Pipeline Does not Become ‘Victim’ of Russia-Turkey Tension

Russia currently has no plan to freeze the overall construction of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline as tension between Russia and Turkey continues over...

Six Turkish Jet Fighters Violated Greek Air Space on Tuesday

Six Turkish jet fighters violated Greek air space between the islands of Fournoi and Ikaria on Tuesday. According to the Greek Air Force, the Turkish...

320 of the Most Prominent Russian Tourist Agents Were Invited to Crete

TEZ TOURS HELLAS in Heraklion-Crete has invited 320 of the most prominent Russian tourist agents. The Philharmonic of the Municipality of Heraklion and a local...

Cypriot Goverment Supports Refugee Summit Deal Between the EU and Turkey

The Cypriot government has expressed its satisfaction over the results of the EU-Turkey Summit, held on Sunday in Brussels, which focused on the refugee...

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