Turkey

Foreign Ministry: The Turkish provocations undermine the stability of the region

The Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs has replied harshly to the provocative statements of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan regarding the researches for hydrocarbons...

Turkey still provocative in the Eastern Mediterranean

The Turkish research vessel “Barbaros” together with two support vessels are currently in the boundaries of segments 4 and 5 of the Exclusive Economic...

Tension escalated by Ankara in the Exclusive Economic Zone of Cyprus

In view of the intensification of research activity for hydrocarbons in the Exclusive Economic Zone of Cyprus, Ankara is sending the vessel “Barbaros” for...

Austrian Chancellor welcomes the agreement between Greece and FYROM

In an interview with a Greek newspaper, Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz welcomes the agreement between Greece and FYROM on FYROM’s name, and stresses, “The...

Ankara escalates its provocativeness against Greece

Turkey suspends the bilateral agreement with Greece on the readmission of refugees, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu has announced. This is the result of...

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...

New request for the release of the Greek military officers in Turkey rejected

The two Greek military officers will remain in the prisons of Edirne, as the third request for their release was rejected on Tuesday. The...

Perfect US-Greek relations confirmed

On Monday, Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias and his US counterpart Mike Pompeo met in Washington to discuss US-Greek relations, as well as the...

European Commission: Ankara moves away from European values

A Commission progress report on candidate countries, published on Tuesday, refers specifically to the tension in the Aegean and the Eastern Mediterranean, and stresses...

European Parliament asks the prompt release of the Greek military officers

The European Parliament, which convened in Strasbourg on Tuesday, asks that the two Greek military officers still kept in custody in Turkey be released...