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Turkish President Makes New Provocative Statements About Borders

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan repeated comments about the Treaty of Lausanne, likening the recent tragedy Turkey experienced with the 1923 international agreement. On Thursday, Erdogan said that the recent bloody terrorist attacks that cost dozens of lives caused him...

Greek-Turkish Fighter Jets in Dogfights Over Aegean

Two Turkish warplanes that violated Greek airspace over the Lesvos-Chios-Samos islands area twice, were involved in dogfights with a pair of Greek F-16 fighter jets on Monday. The Turkish F-16 entered Greek airspace in the area of Lesvos and Chios...

International Hellenic Associaton Pens Open Letter to Turkey's President Erdogan Concerning Irredentist Claims

The International Hellenic Associaton sent an open letter to the President of the Republic of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan following his recent statements: Dear President Erdogan, Recently, you have launched an often repeated and relentless campaign referring to “your heart’s borders"...

PM Tsipras: Greece Will Not Tolerate Unacceptable Revisionism From Turkey

"The Greek government will not tolerate this unacceptable revisionism," Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said, referring to Turkey's challenge of the Lausanne Treaty. Tsipras spoke to the SYRIZA parliamentary group in the House on Wednesday, in the aftermath of a statement...

Turkish President Erdogan: Lausanne Treaty Is Negotiable

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan repeated a statement he first made over a month ago, saying that the Lausanne Treaty is subject to negotiation. The 1923 Lausanne Treaty delineates the borders between Turkey and Greece. Turkish pro-government news website A Haber...

ND's Mitsotakis and Russian FM Lavrov Discuss Turkey, Syria, Economy

New New Democracy (ND) leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis met with Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Athens on Thursday, to whom he expressed his concern about the recent statements made by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the Treaty of...

Tension Rising: Dogfights in Aegean as Turkish Fighter Jets Enter Greek Airspace

The continuing verbal exchange between Turkey and Greece over a wide range of topics from the EU-Turkey deal on migration to the Treaty of Lausanne has increased the tension between the two countries. According to reports by authorities, there have...

President Pavlopoulos to Erdogan: Treaty of Lausanne 'Finally and Irrevocably' Determined Both Greece's and EU's Borders With Turkey

  "The rhetoric of Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan directly or indirectly undermines the Treaty of Lausanne and the Greek-Turkish relations as well as the EU-Turkey relations," Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos said on Tuesday at a ceremony for his declaration...

Turkey's Claims of 'Grey Zones' in Aegean are Figments of Imagination, President Pavlopoulos Says

Any challenge to the Treaty of Lausanne is a challenge to European soil, President Prokopis Pavlopoulos said on Wednesday, noting that any claims by Turkey that there are “grey zones” in the Aegean belong “to its imagination.” Pavlopoulos made the...

Breaches in the Treaty of Lausanne are Sanctioned, President Pavlopoulos Says Regarding Turkey

"The Treaty of Lausanne is an integral part of international law, its compliance is mandatory and any breach results in the imposition of international law sanctions," the President of the Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos said in a statement during the...