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OXI: How Greece Delayed the German Attack on Russia

Greece's contribution to World War II was far greater than simply defeating the Italian army and shaming fascist leader Benito Mussolini by saying "OXI," or "no" to his demand to allow Italian troops into the country. The Greek army fought...

Russian Hackers Responsible for Latest US Cyberattack

A group of "nation-state" supported Russian hackers known as Nobelium are behind a new cyberattack targeting United States and European entities, Microsoft announced on Monday. The company's Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC) published a blog post stating that the group was...

Battle of Navarino: A Milestone in the Greek War of Independence

The Battle of Navarino, one of the most important battles in Greece’s War of Independence, took place 194 years ago today, on October 20, 1827. It was on this date that a coalition of united European powers defeated the Ottoman...

Russia Suspends its NATO Mission After Spy Accusation

Russia announced on Monday that it will be suspending its mission to the NATO alliance after they accused the country of employing intelligence officers at its mission's office. NATO alleged that eight Russians at its mission in Brussels were actually...

Turkey Eyes Russian Jets if US Turns Down F-16 Request

Turkey is still open to buying Russian jet aircraft if its request to the United States is denied, according to remarks made by the head of Turkey’s Defense Industry, Ismail Demir, on Monday. "If the United States does not approve...

Russia Dismisses Reports of Recognizing Occupied Northern Cyprus

A Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman has dismissed reports that Moscow is negotiating a potential recognition of occupied Northern Cyprus. Maria Zakharova indicated that Moscow and Ankara are not negotiating the mutual recognition of Crimea as a Russian republic and Northern...

Russian Spies “Stole the Blueprint” of Oxford/AstraZeneca Vaccine

UK security services alleged that they have evidence that Russian spies stole the blueprint for the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine in order to develop the Sputknik V vaccine, according to a report published by The Sun on Sunday. Former security minister James Brokenshire,...

Journalists Win Nobel Peace Prize for Quest for Freedom of Expression

Journalists Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2021 for their ongoing efforts to defend freedom of expression in their homes countries of the Philippines and Russia. In its Friday afternoon announcement, the Nobel committee...

Greece Offers Power Subsidy to Households as Energy Price Soars

Greece announced on Friday a series of measures that would offer households subsidies to cope with soaring energy prices. “In this unprecedented energy crisis, we will not leave anyone unprotected,” said Environment and Energy Minister Costas Skrekas at a joint...

Biden Accuses Turkey of Undermining Fight Against ISIS in Syria

US President Joe Biden on Thursday accused Turkey of undermining the fight against the Islamic State with its military offensive in northeast Syria. In a letter to to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Biden says that Turkey endangers the national security...