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North Macedonia Places Sign on Alexander the Great Statue Admitting He Was Greek

Authorities in North Macedonia on Friday erected a sign at the base of the massive statue of Alexander the Great in the center of Skopje, admitting that the conqueror ''belonged to ancient Hellenic history and civilization.'' The event was publicized by Nikos...

Casual-mannered Comment by Greece's Former FM Kotzias Draws Criticism from Opposition

Following the casual-mannered announcement by Greece's former Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias on Saturday that Greece is ready to extend its territorial waters in the Ionian Sea to 12 nautical miles, the country's main opposition party sounded off against the...

FYROM's Collapse Would Be Worst-Case Scenario for Greece Says Greek FM Kotzias

''There can be no policy that is better for the future of the Balkans than cooperation between Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM),'' Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias said in an interview with the Greek public broadcaster...

Greece's Kotzias Meets with Cypriot Counterpart in New York

Greece and Cyprus share common positions on the Cyprus problem, Cyprus' Foreign Minister, Nikos Christodoulides, said on Monday after a meeting he had in New York with his Greek counterpart, Nikos Kotzias. Christodoulides said that they exchange views and coordinate...

Greece's Kotzias Expects Prespa Agreement to Reach Greek Parliament in January

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias and his German counterpart Heiko Maas agreed during their meeting in Athens on Thursday that the Prespa Agreement signed by Athens and Skopje was an "historic opportunity" for a solution to the name dispute...

Greek and Cypriot Foreign Ministers to Meet with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu

A joint meeting between the Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias, the Cypriot Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides, and the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is going to take place today in Israel. The meeting’s main focus will be the ways in...

Greek and Cypriot Foreign Ministers to Meet Egyptian Counterpart in Cairo

The Greek Foreign Minister, Nikos Kotzias, will travel to Cairo on Friday afternoon together with his Cypriot counterpart, Nikos Christodoulides. The two ministers will be attending consultations with the Egyptian Foreign Minister, Sameh Shoukry, in the framework of the established trilateral...

Kotzias to UN's Special Envoy: Cyprus Problem is Matter of Occupation and Invasion

Greece's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Kotzias, has conveyed Athens' views regarding the time-frame and the methodology of the Cyprus reunification talks to UN Secretary General`s special envoy, Jane Holl Lute, during a two-hour meeting on Tuesday. During the meeting Kotzias underlined...

Greece, Turkey Must Agree Before New Cyprus Talks: Kotzias

Greece and Turkey need to hammer out assurances on security before new talks on Cyprus can go ahead, Athens' foreign minister has said. Nikos Kotzias, speaking to the Sto Kokkinio radio station, said Greece had previously stressed the need for...

Extremist Greek Tabloid 'Executes' President, PM

  A Greek tabloid which printed a front-page cover showing doctored images depicting the country's president, premier and foreign minister being 'executed' is being investigated by the authorities. An ultra-right newspaper called Makeleio ran the extreme images in response to the...