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Cyprus vetoes sanctions on Belarus due to EU's inaction against Turkey 2

Cyprus vetoes sanctions on Belarus due to EU’s inaction against Turkey

Cyprus vetoes sanctions on Belarus due to EU’s inaction against Turkey Although Belarusian opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikanouskaya called for a so-called brave response against President Alexander Lukashenko, EU foreign ministers failed to…

Dendias: Sanctions against Turkey have been drawn up 4

Dendias: Sanctions against Turkey have been drawn up

The Greek Foreign Minister revealed on Twitter that the European Union has already “drawn up a list of sanctions” that could be implemented against Turkey. “The EU has drawn up a list…

Greece warns Turkey: De-escalation or sanctions

Greece warns Turkey: De-escalation or sanctions

Government spokesman Stelios Petsas stated that if Turkey does not take actual steps toward de-escalation, “things will become very difficult for [President Recep Tayyip] Erdogan at the European Council.” Speaking on Skai TV…

Greek official: "Turkey is internationally isolated" 5

Greek official: “Turkey is internationally isolated”

The Deputy Minister of European Affairs of Greece, Miltiadis Varvitsiotis, said that the statements by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on the Greek-Turkish issue and the sanctions against…

Germany tells Greece to de-escalate with their Turkish allies 7

Germany tells Greece to de-escalate with their Turkish allies

In a clear sign that Germany is completely unwilling to relinquish its centuries old alliance with the Turks, the Germans have told Greece to de-escalate tensions with Turkey. Referring to the meeting…

US Ambassador and Greek Foreign Affairs Minister talk Turkey

US Ambassador and Greek Foreign Affairs Minister talk Turkey

Greece’s Foreign Affairs Minister Nikos Dendias on Wednesday had a meeting with U.S. Ambassador in Athens Geoffrey Pyatt, the foreign ministry tweeted. According to the tweet, the meeting was held at the…