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Trump-Tsipras Meeting in White House Leaves Both Sides Satisfied

U.S. President Donald Trump said his country supports "responsible debt relief" for Greece, while Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said there is a "fruitful perspective" in relations between the two countries, during a joint press conference in the White...

Debt-Ridden Greece to Spend $2.4bn Upgrading its F-16 Fighter Jet Fleet

The United States has approved the possible sale of more than 120 upgrade kits from Lockheed Martin to the Greeks for their F-16 fighter jet fleet. The deal, worth $2.4bn, was announced as U.S. President Donald Trump met with Greek...

Survey: Greeks Trust Russia and Putin over Merkel, Trump

According to a study of public opinion conducted by a group of sociologists at the University of Macedonia for Kathimerini newspaper, 57.3% of Greeks adhere to a positive attitude toward Russia, and 67% toward Russian President Vladimir Putin. German Chancellor...

Tsipras Preparing for Oct. 17 Meeting with Trump in the White House

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ staff is getting him ready to go to Washington for his meeting with US President Donald Trump in the White House, on October 17. The PM and the new American president are expected to discuss regional...

US Naval Base at Souda Prominent in Trump-Tsipras October Meeting

The future of the US Naval base in Souda, Crete is expected to dominate talks between US President Donald Trump and Greek PM Alexis Tsipras at their forthcoming meeting in Washington DC. The date of the Greek premier’s visit has...

Tsipras to Meet Trump in Washington in October-Gov't Sources

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will pay a visit to the United States in the second half of October for a meeting U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House, following an official invitation, government sources said on Friday. The Greek...

Greeks Overwhelmingly Trust Putin over Trump Says World-Wide Poll

Greece is among a handful of NATO nations where Vladimir Putin is more trusted than Donald Trump to do the right thing for the world, according to a survey released Wednesday. The world-wide poll by the respected Pew Research Center...

Tsipras Meets with Trump, Merkel, Macron and Other Leaders on NATO Sidelines

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras held a series of brief meetings with world leaders on the sidelines of the NATO summit in Brussels, which was held in the shadow of the terrorist attack in Britain. The Greek premier spoke at length...

Trump Hints at U.S. Support for IMF Funding in Greece

American President Donald Trump announced on Monday that the U.S. policy regarding the International Monetary Fund on the issue of Greece will be revealed in the next few days. Speaking yesterday at a meeting with conservative journalists at the White...

Greek PM Tsipras in Process of Making Contact With U.S. President Trump

Preparations for telephone communication between Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and U.S. President Donald Trump are at an advanced stage in Athens, according to Kathimerini daily. The report says there is intense diplomatic activity so that the two state leaders...