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Evzones to Join Greek National Day Event in Melbourne

A group of Greek evzones -- elite soldiers popularly known for the famous changing of the guard ceremony in Athens -- will travel to...

Turkish Radar Overlooks Imia (video)

Video has surfaced of a purported Turkish thermal radar unit overlooking the Greek islets of Imia. The Ihlas News Agency has released video showing a...

Experts Examine Suspicious Item Mailed to Greek President

A suspect package addressed to Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos was intercepted in Athens on Friday. Reports say the alarm was raised after the item was...

Greece Braced for Heavy Snow, Storms

Greece is bracing itself for days of storms, heavy rain and snow over this coming weekend. Meteorologists are forecasting the Ionian islands and western Peloponnese...

Turkey’s Internal Problems to Blame for Provocations: Minister

A Greek minister on Friday accused Turkey of trying to solve internal problems through international provocations. Alternate National Defence Minister Dimitris Vitsas told Athens-Macedonian News...

Drill Ship Captain Begged Turkish Warship to Change Course

Details of a radio exchange between the captain of the ENI-chartered drill ship Saipem 12000 and a Turkish warship in Cypriot waters have been...

ENI Boss Says Blockaded Cyprus Drill Ship Will Leave

The Cyprus energy standoff continued on Thursday with a senior Turkish minister insisting Ankara would not allow "one-sided" exploration around the island and ENI's...

Police Make Heroin Bust at Athens Airport

A 34-year-old woman from South Africa was arrested at Athens International Airport on Thursday by narcotics officers and charged with drug trafficking. The woman, who...

‘No Negotiation over Greek Territory’ says Minister

A senior Greek minister on Thursday said there were no so-called 'grey zones' in the country's territorial sovereignty. "We do not negotiate our territorial waters...

Skopje Moves Controversial ‘Macedonian’ Statue

As Skopje begins to replace signs featuring Greek cultural symbols -- such as its 'Alexander the Great Highway' displays -- FYROM's government also moved...