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Israeli Ambassador Walks Out of UN Assembly in Protest at Erdogan’s Speech

Glad Erdan, the Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations, walked out of the UN General Assembly on Tuesday in protest against the speech given by Turkish President Recep Tayipp Erdogan. In his inflammatory remarks, Erdogan accused the Jewish state of...

Turkey, Iran Angered Over UAE Opening Diplomatic Relations with Israel

  It was announced at the White House on Thursday that the United Arab Emirates has now opened diplomatic relations with Israel as part of a joint US/AUE/Israel agreement signed on Wednesday. President Trump stated to interviewers that the groundbreaking deal...

Israel Sides With Greece in Turkey Dispute

Israeli Prine Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Greek FM Nikos Dendias meeting in Jerusalem on Thursday. Photo Twitter.com/NetanyahuGreece's Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday amidst the sharply-increasing tensions in the Mediterranean after a...

Turkey Continues with Provocations in Aegean – Greek FM to Meet with US Secretary of State

While the Turkish seismic research ship Oruc Reis is moving northeast atop the Greek continental shelf, accompanied by Naval vessels from Turkey, Ankara continues to issue provocative statements. The oil and gas exploration ship is staying within the limits of...

Italian, Israeli Groups Protest Hagia Sophia Conversion to Mosque

Italian and Israeli groups protested on Monday the decision by Turkey to turn the Hagia Sophia museum to a mosque. Dozens of demonstrators gathered outside the Turkish consulate in Milan to express their dismay at the Turkish decision. Led by...

Greece, Israel to Co-Produce Next Generation Navy Corvette

The firms ΟΝΕΧ Νeorion Shipyards and Israel Shipyards Ltd have signed an agreement on the co-production of the "Themistocles" corvette ship, the Syros Island-based shipyard announced on Tuesday. According to the announcement, the Themistocles Corvette is a next-generation, multi-purpose vessel...

Greek PM Tells Touching Story of Heroic Aunt at Jerusalem's Garden of the Righteous

During his second day of his official visit to Israel on Wednesday, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis visited the Holocaust Memorial and located the name of his aunt at the Garden of the Righteous Among the Nations in Jerusalem. Trees...

Greece, Israel Agree to Strengthen Ties, Open Tourism Corridor

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu stressed the strong ties of friendship and history between the two countries during their their meeting in Jerusalem on Tuesday. The two prime ministers referred to the common interests...

Greece, Israel Mark 30 Years of Relations; Pledge to Open Up Tourism

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu celebrated 30 years of diplomatic ties between the countries in a Thursday video call. The two leaders referred to the expansion of their strategic relationship in the realms of tourism,...

Greece to Acquire Israeli Drones for Border Defense

Greece will acquire drones from Israel to defend its borders, in the very first military deal between the two countries which includes an option to buy the system, Reuters reports. The Israeli Defense Ministry said on Wednesday that the agreement...