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Greek Village Stubbornly Refuses to be Submerged (video)

Aerial footage has emerged of an abandoned village in Crete which refuses to be submerged under an artificial water reservoir. The controversial Aposelemi dam project,...

Greece Looks at USA to Calm Down Turkey

Greece is expecting the US administration to intervene and de-escalate the crisis with Turkey over the Imia islets, according to diplomatic sources in Athens. The...

Video of Turkish Warship Activity Across Imia Islets

Turkey's Milliyet newspaper released a video of Turkish warship activity from an islet across Imia where they built an outpost to observe the area. The...

Russia Hopes All Countries will Act in Accordance with International Law in Cyprus’ EEZ

Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova has expressed the hope that all interested states will act in accordance with international law as regards the...

Diplomatic Efforts to Resolve Cyprus’ EEZ Standoff Continue

Diplomatic efforts continue to resolve a standoff in Cyprus' exclusive economic zone (EEZ) block 3, after Turkish warships blocked last Friday a drillship from...

Turkey Builds Outpost Overlooking Greek Islands

A Turkish newspaper is reporting that Ankara is beefing up its military presence close to the Greek islets of Imia, building a jetty and...

EU’s Juncker ‘Entirely Against’ Turkish Actions

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday condemned Turkey's stance and the recent tension it created with Greece and Cyprus. At a press conference on...

Consumers issue SOS for Greek feta cheese

Professors, journalists and consumers have banded together to found a ‘Friends of Feta Club’ to promote the Greek cheese's EU status as protected designation of origin...

Lawmakers Drop Audit of Bank of Greece Governor’s Assets

The audit case of Bank of Greece governor Yannis Stournaras' source-of-wealth declarations has been shelved, the Greek parliament's Review Committee on Asset Statements revealed...

Erdogan Adviser Compares Greek ‘Fly’ to Turkish ‘Giant’

An outspoken aide to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has lambasted Greece, saying any conflict over the Aegean would be like "a fly picking...