Greek Territorial Waters

Two Turkish Missile Boats Violate Greek Territorial Waters, Approach Agathonissi

Two Turkish Navy missile boats approached the eastern and northern shores of Agathonissi on Monday afternoon, violating Greece's territorial waters in the process. A Greek coastal patrol boat monitored the movements of the Turkish boats throughout, while a Hellenic Navy...

Turkish Research Vessel 'Cesme' in Greek Territorial Waters

Turkish research vessel Cesme was reportedly in Greek territorial waters on Thursday, according to NAVTEX 244/17 issued on Wednesday by Turkish authorities. According to the NAVTEX, Cesme will conduct research for an unknown period of time. Hellenic Coast Guard has...

Turkish Gunboat Violates Greek Territorial Waters for Several Minutes Off Agathonisi

The Turkish side has proceeded to yet another provocation earlier this (Friday) morning. Specifically, the gunboat “TCG POYRAZ” which was taking part in the Turkish Navy scheduled training program for the first quarter of 2015, entered the Greek territorial...

Turkish Ships Violate Greek Territorial Waters

Five Turkish naval vessels trespassed into Greek territorial waters Monday in the area of the Cyclades, as part of an exercise "Beyaz Firtina 2014" in the central Aegean. They gradually moved sequentially outside their designated areas and entered Greek territorial waters. The frigate Kemal...

Turkish Corvette Violates Greek Territorial Waters

The Turkish corvette Bandirma violated Greek territorial waters on Wednesday by sailing for nearly 19 hours within Greek territorial waters in the southeastern and central Aegean. It entered the Greek territorial waters at 9.45 am. The latest provocation by the...

Greek Traffickers Sent to Prosecutor

A communication on the June 5 incident with the Greek slave boat off  the island of Symi was released by the Coast Guard, but mentioned nothing about the Turkish patrol opening fire against the catamaran. According to the Coast's press...

Turkish Corvette in Greek Territorial Waters

The Turkish naval corvette Bozcaada crossed into Greek territorial waters at about 11 a.m. on Feb. 20 near the islands of Naxos and Mykonos in the Aegean, authorities said. The Turkish vessel then sailed west towards the island of...

Turkish Research Vessel Sails in Greek Waters

Turkey said one of its vessels will conduct oceanographic research within the Greek continental shelf of Kastelorizo, southeastern Mediterranean. According to an Ethnos daily report, the Turkish research vessel R/V BILIM-2 will be in Greek waters through Sept. 30...

Turkish Frigate Trespasses Greek Territorial Waters Near Myconos

Another maritime trespassing case near the Aegean islands of Mykonos and Tinos by our neighboring country Turkey was reported late on Wednesday. The Turkish military frigate Gokova was found sailing on the Aegean violating the national territorial waters of...

Turkish Corvette Bandirma Sails in Greek Territorial Waters

According to an announcement by the Greek Defence General Staff, the Turkish Corvette 'Bandirma' entered Greek territorial waters at 20:15 on Sunday night. The Turkish corvette, coming from the East Mediterranean Sea, moved between Kasos and Crete islands, then sailed...