international law

Mitsotakis 'Our great goal is to resolve our core issue with Turkey, based on international law'

Yesterday's meeting with with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the NATO Summit sidelines in Vilnius "was an opportunity for…

3 months ago

Dendias: Turkiye must understand that, for good relations with Greece, it must respect international law

"Regardless of other issues in Greek-Turkish relations, Greek society wants to continue helping our Turkish fellow people in their time…

4 months ago

Greece announces increase in country's minimum wage that will restore pay to pre-bailout levels

Greece announced on Friday an increase in the minimum wage that will restore pay to levels existing before sweeping cuts…

6 months ago

Greece will defend its interests, makes no claim against Turkey: Greek Foreign Ministry

Greece will defend its legal interests and rights if the need arises, the Greek Foreign Affairs Ministry said on Wednesday…

12 months ago

Former Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras meets US Ambassador George Tsounis

Former Prime Minister and current SYRIZA-Progressive Alliance party leader Alexis Tsipras met with US Ambassador to Greece George Tsunis on…

1 year ago

Turkey's behaviour is illegal: Defence Minister

Greek Deputy National Defence Minister Nikos Hardalias on Tuesday briefed his fellow ministers from European Union member states of Turkey's…

1 year ago

Turkish Ministry insults Greek Foreign Affairs Minister and calls Greece a threat to peace

The Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs reacted strongly to Greek Foreign Affairs Minister Nikos Dendias calling him 'antagonistic' and 'delusional'…

2 years ago

Cultural diplomacy has failed the Parthenon

By George Vardas Last weekend, a packed out auditorium in Sydney’s east was treated to a historical and legal tour…

2 years ago

Akar: "Greece responsible for tensions in the Eastern Mediterranean"

Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar fired new shots at Greece and Cyprus, while speaking to army officers who had just returned back from…

2 years ago

Greece, Serbia and Cyprus agree to collaborate in the Mediterranean region

The foreign ministers of Greece, Serbia and Cyprus affirmed their commitment to collaborate in the Balkans and the Mediterranean region,…

2 years ago

Ties between France and Greece are very strong in all areas, says President Sakellaropoulou

In an interview with the French newspaper "Le Monde" on Tuesday, the President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou stressed…

3 years ago

Extension of territorial waters to 12 nautical miles in the Ionian Sea ratified

On Wednesday, lawmakers approved legislation to extend Greece’s territorial waters along its western coastline from six to twelve nautical miles.…

3 years ago

Greece "fully supports" Portugal′s EU presidency

On January 1st, Portugal took over the six-months' rotating presidency of the EU Council.

3 years ago

Extension of western territorial waters labelled a "historic decision"

Greece's new government spokesman Christos Tarantilis, hailed the tabling of a new bill foreseeing the extension of the western limit…

3 years ago

"Turkey of 2021 is not the Turkey of 2016", says Greek FM

Athens will have a constructive disposition when exploratory contacts with Ankara resume, Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias said during an…

3 years ago

Turkey accuses Greece of military escalation

Turkey has blamed Greece for provocative and escalatory military activities in the Aegean and the Eastern Mediterranean according to a…

3 years ago

Turkey to never "compromise its sovereign rights" in Kastellorizo

The Turkish Foreign Ministry announced it would not abandon its “sovereign rights” in Kastellorizo or airspace covering 10 nautical miles,…

3 years ago

Turkey gets plucked to pieces at NATO conference

In what was described by sources as a fiery confrontation between Turkey and NATO allies at Tuesday's NATO Foreign Affairs…

3 years ago

Greece, Cyprus and Israel agree to boost defence cooperation

Defence Minister Nikos Panagiotopoulos stressed that Greece condemns "Turkey's illegal, provocative and unilateral actions in Greece's and Cyprus' maritime zones…

3 years ago

Greek PM: "Greece and Egypt are partners with mutual export relations and common strategic goals"

Greece's Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis also met with visiting Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi. During their joint news conference, Mitsotakis…

3 years ago


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