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U.S. Sends Tankers to Greece as Ukraine War Enters Third Week

The U.S. is sending a number of KC-135 tankers to Greece a Pentagon spokesman confirmed on Tuesday as the Russian invasion of Ukraine enters its third week. Pentagon spokesman John Kirby explained that the tankers would “provide additional aerial refueling...

Massive Aircraft Carrier USS Harry S Truman Docks at Souda Bay, Crete

The massive naval aircraft carrier USS Harry S Truman docked at Souda Bay, Crete on Thursday and will remain off the coast of the island until January 3. The Harry S Truman, which was named after the thirty-third US president,...

Greek Navy to Acquire Four New Frigates from United States

According to a report from Seapower Magazine on May 18, the Greek Navy is under discussions with the US on the acquisition of four frigates.

Greek PM Stresses Greece-US Bonds in Aircraft Carrier Eisenhower Visit

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis visited the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower aircraft carrier which is docked at Souda naval base in Crete.

Joint Military Exercises Underway Between Greece, US and Cyprus

Joint military exercises are now underway between the Special Forces from Greece, Cyprus and the United States. The exercises are ongoing in the Mediterranean off the coast of the Souda Bay base on Crete, according to reports from state-run...

Mike Pompeo Praises Greek FM Dendias as “Spectacular Pro”

Mike Pompeo, the US Secretary of State during the Trump administration, took to Twitter this week to thank a string of his counterparts all across the world for their friendship and cooperation in the realm of foreign affairs. Pompeo's Tweet...

Mike Pompeo Praises Greek FM Dendias as “Spectacular Pro”

Mike Pompeo took to Twitter this week to thank a string of his counterparts all across the world for their friendship and cooperation.

Trump Reelection Campaign Reaches Out to Greek-Americans on Eve of Vote

"Greek Voices for Trump," a group which has tasked itself with the reelection of President Trump to another term, released a statement to the press recently which lays out the reasons why it believes the sitting president is the...

PM Mitsotakis on OXI Day: Drawing on Historic Greek Values to Face Today's Challenges

On the occasion of OXI Day, the great national holiday of Greece, when it celebrates the resounding "NO!" uttered by its Prime Minister to Mussolini's forces on October 28, 1940, the Greek President and Prime Minister spoke at events...

Assistant US Secretary of State to Visit Greece and Cyprus, Discuss Security, Defense Issues

According to an announcement issued on Wednesday by the US Department of State, Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs R. Clarke Cooper will travel to Greece, Cyprus and Bulgaria beginning on October 14, 2020, to meet with US...