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New second lieutenants of the Greek Army sworn in 6

New second lieutenants of the Greek Army sworn in

On Friday, the graduation and swearing-in ceremony of the new second lieutenants took place at the Hellenic Army Academy in Vari, a southeastern suburb of Athens. The swords to the new second lieutenants of…

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The fence at Evros border will be completed in a few months

Citizen Protection Minister Michalis Chrysochoidis while speaking to SKAI, stated that the extension of the border fence across the Evros River will be completed in a few months time. Greece is reinforcing…

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US working to ease tensions between Greece and Turkey (VIDEO)

The United States is actively working towards easing mounting tensions between NATO allies Greece and Turkey, US Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Matthew Palmer said on Wednesday. During an…

Hundreds more security forces sent to the Greek-Turkish border 34

Hundreds more security forces sent to the Greek-Turkish border

The Armed Forces and the Hellenic Police are on full alert and vigilant after the new barrage of challenges from Turkey against Greece. After Turkey’s Foreign Ministry Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said illegal immigrants…

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EU Defence Ministers go to war on coronavirus

The EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Josep Borrell on Monday chaired a video conference with the European Union’s Defence Ministers where they discussed the contribution of armed forces…

Our Armed Forces ready to defend Greece: Defence Minister 40

Our Armed Forces ready to defend Greece: Defence Minister

Greece’s Defence Minister Evangelos Apostolakis, stressed the readiness of the country’s armed forces during a media interview on Sunday. “The Greek Armed Forces have the readiness to defend national interests when required”…