Greece’s Pivotal Role In SEE Cooperation
European officials asserted Greece's pivotal role in the region, following the conclusion of the South-East European Cooperation Process summit.
Greece, Italy Back Vaccine Patent Waiver — Nein from Germany
Greece, France and Italy supported President Biden's initiative to waive patents for the Covid-19 vaccine during an EU Summit
EU Leaders Say They’re “Ready to Work” With Turkey
EU leaders said on Thursday that they were "ready to work with Turkey" in a gradual, proportionate and reversible way after their Summit.
EC President Condemns Erdogan’s Comments, Vows to Assess Turkey’s Behavior
In a Wednesday interview with RTL Radio, European Council President Charles Michel pledged that the European Union will assess Turkey's behavior before the end of this year. Michel also described as "unacceptable" the recent comments of Turkish President Recep Tayyip...
Greece Warns Europe of Turkey's Serious Escalation of Tensions After New Provocations
On Monday, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis spoke again with European Council President Charles Michel about Turkey's most recent provocative acts in the region, according to reports in the Greek press. Turkey's latest illegal maritime research expedition for energy resources...
EU Summit Rescheduled for October After Employee Tests Positive for Coronavirus
Charles Michel, the leader of the European Union Council, has been exposed to the coronavirus by an EU employee, and therefore has been placed in quarantine, although he himself has tested negative. That has thrown the upcoming planned EU Summit...
EU Vows to Revive 2016 Migrant Deal with Turkey
The EU on Monday promised to work with Turkey to revive the 2016 migration deal between the two that Ankara has blatantly violated by sending thousands of migrants and refugees toward the Greek borders. European Commission president Ursula von der...
Child Drowns as Greece Records More Than One Thousand New Migrant Arrivals
A tragic incident took place in the early hours of Monday, as a young child drowned off the Greek island of Lesvos. The boat that the child had been on board of capsized. The Greek authorities managed to rescue all...
Greek PM Tsipras Meets with Belgian Counterpart in Brussels
“Now is the time to change the policy mix and move forward to those reforms that up until yesterday the previous governments did not have the political will to advance,” Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Thursday said after...
Belgian PM Calls on Greek Government to Clarify its Program
Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel on Monday called on the Greek government to clarify its program while he also expressed his support of European integration. Addressing the annual meeting of the heads of the country's diplomatic missions, the Belgian Prime...