Crisis or Not, Greeks Have Raised the Bar on Being a Barista

Greece has won the Best Coffee Nation award three times, while in the past 10 years the names of Greek baristas always feature in...

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...

Greece Vows to Defend Itself after Turkish Provocation at Imia

The Greek government vowed to defend its sovereign rights following an incident early on Tuesday when a Turkish coast guard vessel rammed a Greek...

Restored Ancient Greek Palace Gets Ready for Visitors

Work is proceeding at a rapid rate to prepare the ancient Greek palace of Philip II at Aigai, in the Pella region, for public...

Europe Lends Support to Greece, Cyprus Over Turkish Violations

The European Union came to the defense of Greece and Cyprus on Friday following what President Donald Tusk described as "Turkey's illegal violations in...

Turkey Renews Claim to Cypriot Waters for Military Exercises

High-level talks between Greece and Cyprus took place on Tuesday as Turkey renewed its claim to a section of Cypriot waters for military exercises,...

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...

February 9: International Greek Language Day

After years of campaigning by academics, educators and Greeks of the diaspora, Feb. 9 has officially been declared International Greek Language Day. Starting in 2018,...

Turkey: Imia Islets Belong to Us, Greek Gov’t Misinforms its Citizens

Ankara escalated tension in the Aegean on Tuesday by issuing the most provocative statement so far, claiming that the Imia islets belong to Turkey...

Aegean Should be ‘Sea of Friendship’ Turkey Now Says

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Wednesday the Aegean should be a “sea of friendship” between Greece and Turkey in comments that may...