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Parliament to Vote on Bill Allowing Casinos in Tourist Destinations

Greek lawmakers are preparing to vote on a bill that would legalize three casinos in the popular tourism destinations of Crete, Santorini, and Mykonos,...

Diplomatic Bickering on Tsipras-Erdogan Press Conference

In an often awkward joint press conference following their meeting, the two leaders focused on the two countries cooperation, but mildly attacked each other's...

Tree Planted by Greek Medical Student Voted Northern Ireland’s “Tree of the Year”

A tree planted at Belfast City Hospital in the 1960s by a medical student from Greece has been crowned Northern Ireland's tree of the...

Greek and Turkish Presidents Clash Over 1923 Treaty and Muslim Minority (update)

The visit of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to Athens started in controversy as he clashed with his Greek counterpart Prokopis Pavlopoulos during introductory...

Greek Olympians Plan to Protest the Kidnapping of the Greek Marbles by Dressing as...

A group of Greek Olympians have decided to protest Britain's refusal to return the Parthenon sculptures to Greece by protesting inside the British Museum; where...

Games of the Throne – Cyprus Elections

This is the second Presidential campaign that I am witnessing in Cyprus and I must admit it has to be dirtiest yet! There are...

Greek President Rejects Erdogan’s Demands of Lausanne Treaty Revision

President of Greece, Prokopis Pavlopoulos, rejected Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s claims that the decades old treaty, establishing the current borders between the two...

Dramatic Video of Greek Coast Guard Intercepting Vessel Carrying Tons of Drugs

The Greek Coast Guard released a video of the operation of the coast guard intercepting a vessel south of Crete, suspected of transporting drugs. A coast...

More than 200 Migrants from Chios Island Transferred to Greek Mainland

A total of 230 refugees and migrants left from Chios on Wednesday night to travel to Piraeus. The multinational group consists of people belonging to...

Turkish President Erdogan Honors Greek Dead at Tomb of the Unknown Soldier (video)

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in front of the Greek parliament on Thursday. The Tomb...