Foreign Ministry

Turkey called to respect international law and the European acquis

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Alexandros Yennimatas has called Turkey to respect international law and the European acquis, in response to statements by his Turkish counterpart...

Greece supports the combat against religious extremism and terrorism

“We support, with all our powers, the combat against religious extremism and terrorism”, said Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras addressing the 2nd International Conference...

Athens hosting the 1st Ancient Civilizations Forum

An important diplomatic initiative by the Foreign Ministry is realized on Monday, as the first Ministerial Conference of the states of the “Ancient Civilizations...

The Greek government supports the French initiative for the Middle East

The French initiative for the International Conference on the Middle East is supported by Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias who is to participate in...

Turkish Foreign Minister disputes legal status in the Aegean

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu made provocative statements once more. Answering a question by Kemalist opposition MPs in the Turkish National Assembly concerning the...

Reactions to the provocative Erdogan statements

The new, provocative statements of Turkish President Erdogan caused the strong reaction of all the political parties. In an effort to undermine the discussions...

Foreign Ministry condemns Erdogan’s provocative statements on borders

The Greek Foreign Ministry condemned the new provocative statements by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who once again challenged the Lausanne Treaty by saying...

Greek Foreign Minister visits FYROM

Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias attended on Thursday the annual meeting of the country’s diplomats in Skopje, capital of the Former Yugoslav Republic of...

Greek Foreign Min received Turkish request for officers’ extradition

Diplomatic sources have confirmed that the Greek Foreign Ministry has received a request from Ankara for the extradition of eight Turkish officers who are...

Deputy Foreign Minister on the southern European countries summit

"We seek an economic and political cooperation in a wide range of issues," said Deputy Foreign Minister Dimitris Mardas, speaking to Proto Programma radio...