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...

After the Handshakes, a Long Road Ahead Confronts the ‘North Macedonia’ Deal

The agreement between the prime ministers of Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) was celebrated by the two administrations on Sunday, but...

Greece, FYROM Sign ‘Historic’ Deal to End Name Dispute (photos)

Greece and FYROM signed a landmark agreement on Sunday towards resolving a long-standing dispute over the name of the former Yugoslav republic, after the...

The Mystery of the Sleeping Giant in Greece’s Naxos (photos)

A giant ancient statue is lying on its back for centuries on a hill at the Greek island of Naxos. The Kouros of Apollonas, also...

Greek Islands Face Another Summer Without Full Hydroplane Links

The summer of 2018 will find Greece for yet another year without hydroplane services for the Aegean and Sporades islands as investors' interests remain...

Manos Hatzidakis: The Greek Composer Who Sold ‘Lottery Tickets in Heaven’

Along with Mikis Theodorakis, Manos Hatzidakis was Greece's greatest composer and his music can easily be called the soundtrack of 20th century Greece. His...

Younger Greeks Turning their Back on Religion, New Research Claims

Greece is second among 106 countries where people under the age of 40 are less likely to say religion is "very important" in their...

Full Text of the Greece, FYROM Agreement

The official text of the agreement between Greece and FYROM on the naming dispute was made public on Wednesday. The 20-page document was made available...

Greece to Recognize ‘Macedonian’ Language, Ethnicity

The agreement between Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia on the name dispute entails compromises from both sides. Skopje has agreed to change...

Athens and Skopje Agree on ‘Republic of North Macedonia’

Greece's Prime Minister announced on Tuesday that he had reached a "good agreement" with his Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) counterpart Zoran Zaev to solve...