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Biden Predicts Russia Will Invade Ukraine

US President Joe Biden on Wednesday predicted Russia "will move in" to Ukraine, as NATO allies reinforce the country's defenses by sending weapons and personnel. "My guess is he will move in; he has to do something," Biden told reporters...

Two Greeks Elected Vice-Presidents of the European Parliament

Two Greek lawmakers were elected Vice Presidents of the European Parliament in a vote that took place on Tuesday. Eva Kaili, of the Movement for Change (KINAL) party, was elected for the first time to this prestigious post and will...

Turkey No More: Erdogan Changes Country’s Name to “Turkiye”

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan released a statement earlier this month announcing that he will change Turkey's name to "Turkiye." "The word 'Turkiye' represents and expresses the culture, civilization and values of the Turkish nation in the best way," read...

King Otto, the Bavarian Who Died Longing For His “Beloved Greece”

King Otto, the Bavarian prince who ruled as King of Greece from May 27, 1832 until he was deposed on October 23, 1862, was a polarizing figure who tried to bring Greece out of the chaos of revolution into...

Greek Orthodox Patriarch Says Zionists Want to Expel Christians

The Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem, Theophilos III, told Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Monday that Zionist groups are trying to expel Christians from the Holy Land. Theophilos and Abbas held a meeting in the President's Ramallah office during which...

Is Boris Johnson About to Fall?

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is under fire after holding multiple parties in Downing Street ahead of Prince Philip's funeral last Spring. Johnson issued an apology on Friday as outrage swirls around his lockdown-defiant functions. Johnson's office held farewell parties...

Supreme Court Blocks Biden’s Vaccine Mandate for Large Businesses

The US Supreme Court blocked President Joe Biden's vaccine and testing mandate for large businesses on Thursday, but it upheld his mandate for healthcare workers. The mandate targeted businesses with over 100 employees, in an effort to encourage increased vaccinations....

Prince Andrew Loses Royal Patronages, Military Titles

Prince Andrew has been stripped of his royal patronages and military titles due to the ongoing sexual assault case against him. The Duke of York will no longer be styled "His Royal Highness" as well. Prince Andrew, 61, is at...

European Parliament President David Sassoli Dies at 65

European Parliament President David Sassoli died in the early hours of Tuesday at a hospital in Aviano, Italy. He was 65. The Italian former journalist and center-left politician had been seriously ill for more than two weeks and canceled all...

Cyprus FM Christodoulides Resigns Eying Presidency

The Foreign Minister of the Republic of Cyprus, Nikos Christodoulides, released a statement on Sunday revealing that he had tendered his resignation several days ago and hinted at a possible bid for the presidency at the 2023 elections. In statements...

Sex Scenes Shot at the Acropolis Cause Stir in Greece

A video of lurid sex scenes shot at the Acropolis in the midst of visitors has caused furore in Greece with authorities investigating the incident

Biden Accuses Trump of “Rallying the Mob” in Capitol Riot

President Joe Biden commemorated the first anniversary of the Capitol riot in Washington DC on Thursday in a blistering speech which was live-streamed across the world. Biden recalled the events of one year ago, telling his listeners to close their...

Biden to Address Significance of January 6 Capitol Riots

President Joe Biden will address the historical significance of the January 6, 2021 insurrection, also known as the Capitol Riot, on Thursday. The Capitol Riot occurred last year when supporters of former President Donald Trump stormed the nation's Capitol...

Andrew Cuomo Won’t Be Prosecuted in Sexual Misconduct Case

Former Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York had his sexual misconduct case dropped by the Albany County district attorney on Tuesday. Cuomo will not face prosecution in the criminal case built on allegations by a former aide that he...

Video: Do Turks Hate Greeks, and Vice-Versa?

Turks and Greeks are neighbors sharing a long history that goes centuries back, but the history of the two peoples is marred by a rivalry that today seems fabricated