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UNESCO sent letter to Turkey regarding turning Hagia Sophia into a mosque

Iran praises Turkey’s conversion of Hagia Sophia again

After initially praising Turkey’s conversion of Hagia Sophia, Iran has once again congratulated the country for the conversion of what was first a Christian Cathedral into an Islamic mosque. Ali Akbar Velayati,…

Hellenic Coast Guard rescues 36 illegal immigrants 9

Hellenic Coast Guard rescues 36 illegal immigrants

Thirty-six illegal immigrants were rescued in the early hours of the morning by the Hellenic Coast Guard, in the sea area between the Turkish coast and the northwestern coast of Lesvos. The…

Greek police catch migrant smuggler in wild pursuit 10

Greek police catch migrant smuggler in wild pursuit

Hellenic Police, in particular, the Immediate Action and the Crime Prevention Prevention Team (OPKE), conducted a wild pursuit of a migrant smuggler in Zagliveri, reported Security News. It all started when a…

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Where Greece ranks globally in coronavirus cases

With 1,156 confirmed coronavirus cases, Greece is ranked 40th in the list of the countries with confirmed cases, compared to the 32nd position it was ranked one week ago. The top five…

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Turkey watches Greek Army reinforce Evros border (VIDEO)

Turkey is angered by Greece’s move to build embankments behind the border line, according to Turkish media. Thousands of illegal migrants from Bangladesh, Pakistan, Iran, Afghanistan and a few from Syria, have…

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Coronavirus tally in Greece hits 45

Fourteen new cases of Coronavirus was announced by the Greek Health Ministry on Friday, taking the country’s total to 45. The director-general of the World Health Organisation has warned governments that the…

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Majority of Americans see war with Iran

According to the latest poll conducted by Reuters/Ipsos, 41% of Americans believe Iran to be an “imminent threat”. The poll was conducted after the killing of Soleimani and before the Iranian missile…

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British Airways flight lands in Athens to avoid Iraqi Airspace

A British Airways flight from Mumbai to Heathrow has diverted to Athens International Airport, after a sudden decision to avoid Iraqi airspace. Flight BA 134 departed from India’s biggest city in the early…

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Turkey is blackmailing Greece with Libya Agreement: Greek FM

Greece’s Foreign Minister, Nikos Dendias called out the recent agreement between Turkey and Libya as a product of blackmail, during an interview on Sunday with ANT1 TV. “This move has been expected…

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Greece calls on Iran to release British oil tanker

Greece has called on Iran to release the crew and the British oil tanker that it seized recently in the Strait of Hormuz. The call was made through a statement issued on Tuesday…