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US Secretary of State Nominee Blinken says Turkey “Not Acting Like an Ally”

U.S. Secretary of State nominee Antony Blinken said in his confirmation hearing this week that Turkey is "not acting like an ally" in what were some of the most pointed words coming out of Washington in the recent past. At...

President Joe Biden Takes Oath of Office in Deeply Divided USA

President Joe Biden took the oath of office in Washington DC on Wednesday, in the middle of a city that was nearly deserted due to pandemic restrictions and crowd-control measures. https://twitter.com/BelovethW/status/1351936216346800130 In place of the typical throngs of people who assemble...

Archbishop Elpidophoros to Offer Prayer at Virtual Presidential Inauguration

His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros will offer a prayer at the "Virtual Presidential Inaugural Prayer Service," to be held tomorrow, Wednesday, as Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th President of the United States. An announcement from the Greek Orthodox...

Trump: Only US President to be Impeached Twice

President Trump is now the only United States leader to be impeached twice, after Wednesday's historic vote in the House of Representatives. But his trial in the Senate will not happen until after Joe Biden, a Democrat, is inaugurated as...

US State Department Welcomes Greece-Turkey Exploratory Talks

A US State Department spokesperson on Tuesday said that the United States welcomed the restarting of the long-awaited exploratory talks between Greece and Turkey, which will begin on January 25 in Ankara. The spokesperson said that the United States supports ...

Greek-American Leaders Criticize Capitol Riot, Call for Unity

Greek-American leaders expressed their disapproval of Wednesday's demonstration and riot in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, asking for unity and calling for the violence and lawlessness to stop immediately. “Let us pray for a united United States. Let us pray for...

US Anarchy Sends Shockwaves Around the Globe

The storming of the US Congress by Trump supporters on Wednesday sent shockwaves around the globe. World leaders reacted with disbelief and horror at the storming the Capitol building in Washington, D.C., the iconic center of the foremost democracy in...

Russian Embassy to Greece Blasts Washington in Series of Tweets

In an unprecedented incident, the Russian Embassy to Athens blasted the US Senator Bob Menendez, Washington and the American strategy in the eastern Mediterranean in a series of tweets on Holy Thursday. The embassy published four different tweets in the...

Moscow Accuses Washington of "Unjustifiable Interference" in FYROM's Domestic Affairs

The Russian Foreign Ministry has some tough words for American Assistant Secretary of State John Sullivan, the ministry accused the United States of anti-Russian rhetoric. Sullivan visited Skopje on December 18 and said Russia tried to intervene in the domestic...

Defense Minister Kammenos Asks the U.S. to Establish 3 More Military Bases in Greece

The Greek Defense Minister, Panos Kammenos, called on the U.S. to deploy military assets on a "more permanent base" in three more locations in the country, beyond Souda base. Kammenos was in Washington to meet Secretary of Defense John Mattis...