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EU Backs Greece on Maritime Dispute; Declares Turkey-Libya Deal Illegal

European Union leaders meeting in Brussels for a second day on Friday issued a statement rejecting the Turkey-Libya maritime border deal as invalid and insisting that the pact interferes with the rights of other countries bordering the Mediterranean Sea. The...

Greek PM Braces for Meetings With Presidents Trump and Erdogan Following Queen's Reception

A busy day is awaiting Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Wednesday in London as he takes part in the NATO Summit. Mitotakis will attend the ceremony for the 70th anniversary of NATO and is also expected to address a...

First Eastern Mediterranean Energy Leadership Summit Slated for This October in Athens

An American think tank and a Greek university are joining forces to shed light on global  energy resource investments in the Eastern Mediterranean, and especially in Greece, this October in Athens. The first annual Eastern Mediterranean Energy Leadership Summit will...

Greek PM Tsipras Warns Turkey's Actions Will Now Have Consequences

Greek Prime Minister Alex Tsipras sent a clear message to Turkey from an EU meeting in Brussels on Friday afternoon. Speaking to journalists to inform them about the discussions he had held with the other 27 EU leaders during the two-day...

EU Commission President Juncker on Turkish Provocations: ''I Am Cypriot!''

Jean-Claude Juncker, the President of the European Commission, declared on Thursday afternoon ''I am a Cypriot!'' when asked about the Turkish provocations inside Cyprus' Exclusive Economic Zone. In a his typical laconic, yet decisive way, President Juncker expressed his absolute and unconditional...

Greek Defense Minister Apostolakis Meets With Turkey's Akar in Brussels

The defense ministers of Greece and Turkey, Evangelos Apostolakis and Hulusi Akar, met together on Wednesday in Brussels. The ministers were both in the capital city for a ministerial summit among NATO members. The meeting lasted for approximately 30 minutes...

Third EU-Arab World Summit To Be Held In Athens

The third EU-Arab World Summit that will focus on efforts to improve existing cooperation and improve the cooperation between the EU and the Arab world will be held in the Greek capital, Athens, on October 29 and 30. The event...

World Top Scientists Gather in Cyprus for International Space Summit on Mars

Top scientists from around the world will gather this week in the Cypriot capital of Nicosia for an International Space Summit. The International Space Summit is organized by the Cyprus Space Exploration Organisation (CSEO) as part of CSEO's ongoing efforts...

Pavlopoulos in Istanbul: 'We Must not Allow Petty Things Turn into Bigger Ones'

Greek President Prokopios Pavlopoulos stressed the importance of turning each country's different features into positive energy for meeting the common targets in the framework of 25th Anniversary Summit of the Heads of State and Government of the BSEC Member...

PM Tsipras: European South is not Europe's Poor Relative

"I want to express my pleasure that the EU Mediterranean countries informal Summit proved that the European south has a future," said Greek Prime Minister (PM) Alexis Tsipras, in the joint statements with seven country leaders after the completion...