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Islamic Turkey & Cyprus

Like all religions, evil thrives on fear and ignorance. To retain its dominance, evil draws its strength from the weakness of those who are trapped in slavery by their own fears and obsessions. If allowed, evil can actually devour...

Erdogan Thanks Tsipras for Stand on Failed Coup as They Discuss the Fate of "8"

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had telephone contact with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday night at the request of the latter. The Turkish leader thanked the Greek government for its stand against the attempted military coup in his...

Greece Closely Monitoring Developments in Turkey after Coup Attempt

A night of explosions, gunfire and tanks rolled along the streets of Istanbul on Friday in an attempted coup, however President Recep Tayyip Erdogan took charge and issued an announcement stating that the government had quashed the exertion and was in...

Turkey's Continued Siege of Constantinople: Insulting Celebration of Greek Bloodshed on May 29

May 29 marks the 563rd anniversary of the siege and capture of the magnificent Christian Orthodox city of Constantinople, the eastern capital of the Roman Empire, to the forces led by the Ottoman Turkish Sultan, Mohammed (Mehmet) II. A...

Alexis Tsipras-Angela Merkel Have Brief Talks on Greek Issues

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel on the sidelines of the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul on Monday. Their talk lasted for 40 minutes and they are said to have discussed the refugee crisis and...

Bild: EU Official Points to Plan B Should EU-Turkey Refugee Deal Fall Through

German tabloid Bild reports on the existence of Plan B to deal with the refugee crisis should the deal between Turkey and the European Union fall through. The alternative plan examines the restriction of migrant flows without the participation...

Costas Gavras Movie Used Against Turkey Twitter Ban

The ban on Twitter imposed in Turkey by Prime Minister Erdogan's government has caused intense reactions among the Turkish people, with some protesters using the work of famous Greek-French filmmaker Costas Gavras to criticize the policy. Protesters posted on the internet a...

Ultra Nationalists in Turkey Want Hagia Sophia to be a Mosque

Giousouf Halatzoglou, MP of the Turkish ultra nationalist party National Movement, submitted a draft law to Turkish National Assembly that proposes to turn Hagia Sophia into a Mosque. Giousouf Halatzoglou is well-known for his relations with the Turkish far...

Erdogan Tells EU To Look At Greece

The European Commission has no right to criticize Turkey about the ongoing riots in Istanbul and across the country, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, unleashing a harsh attack on leaders of the bloc he wants his country to...

The Greek Facet of Istanbul’s Turmoil

There is a Greek element involved in the demonstrations in Taksim Square, Istanbul, associated with the Church of the Holy Trinity, Stavrodromi, which belongs to the Ecumenical Patriarchate, as well as a series of buildings that belong to the...