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Greek Schools Hold Minute of Silence for French Teacher Killed by Jihadist

The Greek Ministry of Education asked all schools in the country to observe a minute of silence on Monday in memory of French teacher Samuel Paty, who was beheaded by a radical Islamist in Paris in October. The request was...

Mystery Surrounds Shooting of Greek Orthodox Priest in France

Police in the French city of Lyon released on Sunday an initial suspect in the shooting of a Nikolaos Kakavelakis, a Greek Orthodox priest, and are now questioning a Greek Orthodox parishioner who was recently caught on video scuffling...

Greek Orthodox Priest Seriously Injured in Suspected Terrorist Attack in France

Police are hunting a gunman who shot and seriously injured a Greek Orthodox priest in the French city of Lyon, French media have reported. Father Nikolaos Kakavelakis, a Greek citizen, was fired on twice at around 4pm local time as...

Erdogan Now Aiming his Guns at Europe

The grisly terrorist attacks in France's cities of Nice and Avignon, which followed the verbal  exchanges between French President Emmanuel Macron and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, show that the latter's threats had an impact on Europe's Islamist...

European Leaders Express Solidarity with France after Terrorist Attack

European leaders at an ongoing European Council video conference on Thursday condemned the terrorist attacks in France, expressing solidarity with France and calling on leaders of all countries to work toward dialogue and understanding. In their joint message on Thursday,...

Greece Expresses Abhorrence at Terrorist Attack, Beheading in Nice

The Greek Foreign Ministry expressed "abhorrence" at the knife attack that killed three people in and around the Basilica of Notre-Dame de Nice in the French city of Nice on Thursday morning. At least one victim, a woman, was beheaded...

Muslim Demonstrators Attack French Embassy in Cyprus

Dozens of Muslim demonstrators attacked the French Embassy in Cyprus on Tuesday following the deterioration of relations between France and Turkey over Islamic extremists. Demonstrators removed the French flag and clashed with police forces. Two people were arrested in the...

Terror Strikes France Again: Three People Killed at a Church

Three people died on Thursday morning after a suspected terrorist attack at a cathedral in Nice. Reports say that at least one of the victims was beheaded and several others were stabbed in the knife attack, which began around 9...

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...

Cartoon of Erdogan in French Satirical Magazine Sparks Turkish Fury

A front-page cartoon in the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo which mocks President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sparked furious reactions from Turkish officials on Tuesday. "We condemn this most disgusting effort by this publication to spread its cultural racism and hatred,"...