Tag: Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Younger people fuelling second covid-19 wave in Greece

Younger people fuelling second covid-19 wave in Greece

Greece reported a record-breaking 667 new coronavirus cases in the latest 24-hour reporting period, with younger people accounting for a majority of the new infections. This raises the total number of cases…

Greece makes face masks mandatory after surge in cases

Greece makes face masks mandatory after surge in cases

The Greek government has mandated nationwide the wearing of face masks in all enclosed places of work and open-air public areas where there is crowding. The announcement was made by Deputy Civil…

Athens takes more action against Covid-19 pandemic

Athens takes more action against Covid-19 pandemic

The City of Athens and the Greek Health Ministry on Monday announced a series of additional measures aimed at curbing the spread of the novel coronavirus in Athens. The actions also aim…

Greek PM calls for prudence in order to avoid a second lockdown

Greek PM calls for prudence in order to avoid a second lockdown

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis appealed to the public to wear masks and comply with regulations so that stricter coronavirus measures can be averted. The question, the PM said, is “self-protection or…

Greece restarts talks with Turkey over Eastern Mediterranean crisis

Greece restarts talks with Turkey over Eastern Mediterranean crisis

Greece resumed high-level talks with Turkey to try and de-escalate a dispute over Eastern Mediterranean borders and energy rights. Greek government spokesman Stelios Petsas stated that direct contacts had restarted after the Turkish…

Oruc Reis

Turkey extends illegal NAVTEX of Oruc Reis again

Turkey issued a Navigation Telex (NAVTEX) announcing an extension for a second time to the Oruc Reis’ research activities in the Eastern Mediterranean, valid until September 1. The NAVTEX was supposed to…

Greek Parliament approves maritime deal with Italy

Greek Parliament ratifies maritime deal with Italy

Greece’s Parliament on Wednesday night approved the agreement between Greece and Italy, on the delimitation of their respective maritime zones. It is recalled in June, following a meeting between Foreign Ministers Nikos Dendias…

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