Tag: Greece’s Foreign Ministry

Morocco and Athens

Government ‘rescues’ 100 Greeks in repatriation effort

Greece’s Foreign Ministry announced the repatriation of one hundred Greek nationals on Wednesday from Marrakesh, on an Aegean Airlines flight that left Morocco for Athens at 18:40 (Morocco time). The repatriation of…

Turkey-Libya Agreement

Greece takes protest to United Nations over Turkey-Libya Agreement

Greece’s Foreign Ministry sent two letters to the United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres and the presidency of the Security Council on Monday, protesting over the provocative Memorandum of Understanding signed between…

Greek economy

EU takes Greece off the credit ‘blacklist’

The European Commission on Tuesday announced its decision to return Greece on the list of “marketable risk” countries for short-term export credit insurance, following the successful completion of its fiscal adjustment program…

fallen soldier

WWII Greek soldiers remains buried in special ceremony

Greece’s Foreign Ministry announced the burial of Greek soldiers’ remains during a symbolic religious ceremony held in a military cemetery of Kelcyre in Albania. The remains were those of Greek soldiers who…

Greece rejects Turkey’s distortion of Pontian Genocide history 3

Greece rejects Turkey’s distortion of Pontian Genocide history

Greece’s Foreign Ministry issued a statement on Wednesday rebuking attempts by the Turkish Foreign Ministry to deny certain historical truths including the genocide of the Pontian Greek population. “Yesterday’s (Tuesday’s) announcement by…

Greece offers Egypt condolences over terrorist attacks 8

Greece offers Egypt condolences over terrorist attacks

Greece’s Foreign Ministry on Saturday expressed its abhorrence for the terror attack in Cairo and support for Egypt in a tweet posted on the Ministry’s official Twitter account. “We express our abhorrence…

Greece expressed support for tsunami stricken Indonesia 10

Greece expressed support for tsunami stricken Indonesia

Following the devastating tsunami that hit Indonesia, Greece’s foreign ministry expressed it support and solidartiy for the country and its people, particularly for the victims. “We are deeply saddened by devastating Indonesia…

Rouvikonas anarchist group raids Foreign Ministry in central Athens 15

Rouvikonas anarchist group raids Foreign Ministry in central Athens

by Aggelos Skordas Two anarchists of the anti-establishment group Rouvikonas stormed into the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in downtown Athens on Tuesday early morning after scaling the buildings gates. The anarchists left a…

Greek parties urged to stop leaking secrets 17

Greek parties urged to stop leaking secrets

Greece’s Foreign Ministry has appealed to opposition parties to stop leaking classified secret documents for petty political self-interest. According to the Ministry Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias had “with great patience and a…