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Greece Warns of ‘Accident’ With Turkey Over Coast Guard Operations

Greece said in a letter to the EU that an "accident" involving coast guard vessels from Turkey in the Aegean could result in the escalation of tensions between the two NATO allies. In the letter addressed to Josep Borrell, chief...

Greece-Egypt Deal Undercuts Turkey-Libya Illegal Agreement

Greece and Egypt signed an agreement on Tuesday in Cairo that effectively undercuts Turkey's illegal deal with Libya. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Cooperation in the Fields of Aeronautics and Maritime Search & Rescue (SAR) was signed by Greece's...

Greece in Diplomatic Spat With Libya Over Minister’s Visit

Greece and Libya clashed on Thursday following the last-minute cancelation of the Greek foreign minister's visit to Tripoli. Nikos Dendias arrived at Tripoli airport but refused to disembark from the plane when he realized that waiting to greet him on...

Greece Reaffirms Solidarity to Ukraine in Foreign Minister’s Visit

Greece reaffirmed its support for the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine against Russia's aggression during the visit of Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias to Kyiv on Wednesday. "We reiterate that Greece will continue to stand by Ukraine and the Greek...

Historical Tragedies Tie Greece and Armenia Together, Says Greek FM

Greece's Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias stressed on Tuesday that historical tragedies tie Greece and Armenia together. Dendias was speaking in Armenia's capital of Yerevan where he met his Armenian counterpart Ararat Mirzoyan. https://twitter.com/NikosDendias/status/1574768637361135616 Dendias said that Greece has repeatedly underlined its support...

Greece Hits Back at Erdogan’s “Crescendo of Vulgarity” at the UN

Greece hit back at Turkey over what the government spokesperson termed a "crescendo of vulgarity" by Erdogan at the UN General Assembly in New York on Tuesday. The statements made by Turkey's President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, at the United Nations...

Greece Asks UN, EU, and NATO to Condemn Turkey’s Provocations

Greece has sent letters to the UN, EU, and NATO alerting of the unprecedented barrage of threats by Turkey against the country. The letters were sent on behalf of Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias and addressed to the secretary general of...

Greece, Cyprus Say Turkey Stokes Tensions with Dispatch of Drill Ship

Greece and Cyprus accused Turkey on Thursday of stoking tensions as Ankara prepared to dispatch a drill ship to the Mediterranean next month in search for natural gas. Turkey is set to send a drillship, the Abdulhamit Khan, into the...

US State Department Responds to Turkish Violation of Greek Airspace

On Saturday, the US State Department responded to the Turkish violation of Greek airspace, which involved Turkish jets flying dangerously close to the Greek city of Alexandroupoli. In a statement, Ned Pierce, a State Department spokesperson, stated that: "We encourage all...

Alexandroupolis a “Key Port” for U.S. Military Presence in Greece

The port of Alexandroupolis in north-eastern Greece will play a vital role in the military presence of the U.S. in the country, foreign minister Nikos Dendias said on Tuesday. Speaking during a debate in Parliament on the Mutual Defense Cooperation...