Tag: NATO

Greece and Cyprus Presidents meet for first time

Greek and Cypriot Presidents meet for first time

President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou held talks with her Cypriot counterpart Nicos Anastasiades at the Presidential Mansion in Athens on Tuesday. During their meeting, Sakellaropoulou stressed that “Greece will continue…

US military announces training program for the Cypriot army 7

US military announces training program for the Cypriot army

The United States has announced its intention to provide International Military Education and Training (IMET) to the Cypriot Army beginning in 2021. This is based on the State Department’s strategy for the…

Greece needs to radically change its defence doctrine 9

Greece needs to radically change its defence doctrine

Kostas Stoupas Although Turkey is on the verge of bankruptcy and joining the IMF, it continues to spend huge sums on defence equipment and is constantly announcing new investment programs in the…

Greece is preparing for the big step on July 1st

Greece is preparing for the big step on July 1st

Stelios Petsas, Greece’s government spokesman, outlined the government’s international initiatives, the steps taken to tackle isolated pockets of coronavirus in Greece and the government’s economic decisions, during a press briefing on Friday.…

What did the US Ambassador say that angered so many Greeks? 19

What did the US Ambassador say that angered so many Greeks?

Russia and the U.S. have been engaging in a war of words over Greece after American Ambassador to Athens, Geoffrey Pyatt made unfounded claims that Russia wants Greece to be in conflict…

Russia confirms it backs Greece's view of maritime law 26

Russia confirms it backs Greece’s view of maritime law

Russia’s Ambassador to Athens in an interview with APE-MPE, joined the European Union and the United States in saying that islands do have a continental shelf and Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) in…