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The Lady of Ro: A Symbol of Patriotism and Greek Defiance

The "Lady of Ro", Despina Achladioti, is a symbol of patriotism and defiance by raising and lowering the Greek flag every day, for decades

Turkish Helicopter Flies Over Greek Island; Warning Shots Fired

A Turkish helicopter flew through Greek airspace and over the eastern island of Ro in the latest provocation act by Ankara in the Aegean. According to the Greek ministry of defense, the violation of the Greek airspace took place on...

Frontex Vessel Rescues Refugees in the Sea Region of Kastellorizo

A Frontex vessel located and rescued 35 migrants and refugees on Tuesday, in a dinghy off the coasts of Ro islet near the island of Kastellorizo. The migrants and refugees had left for the opposite Turkish coasts. (Source: ANA-MPA)

Number of Migrant Inflow to Greece on the Rise Again; 29 Found Stranded on Ro

A total 173 migrants crossed to the North Aegean islands from Turkey in the past 48 hours, while another 29 were found stranded on Ro islet on Wednesday. The migrants landed on the islands of Chios (58) and Samos (115),...

Migrants Entering Greece from Turkey Receive New Classification

As of Sunday March 20th, any migrant that enters Greece via Turkey will be classified as "irregular", according to the latest EU-Turkey Summit and the deal that was sealed in order to manage the refugee and migrant crisis. Since yesterday,...

Turkish PM Davutoglu in Athens for Talks on Friday

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu is due in Athens for talks on Friday amid a tense atmosphere between Greece and Turkey, which has been exacerbated by the neighboring country's decision to carry out naval exercises in the Aegean while...

Defense Minister Dendias Visits Greek Easternmost Islets [Video]

The easternmost parts of Greece, the islets of Strongyli, Ro and Kastelorizo, visited on Thursday the National Defense Minister, Nikos Dendias, accompanied by the Deputy Minister, Giannis Lampropoulos, the Chief of the Hellenic National Defense General Staff, General Mikhail Kostarakos,...