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Greece needs to radically change its defence doctrine 1

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…

Pyrros Dimas 2004 Athens Olympics

World famous Greek Olympian stranded in Athens

Greek Olympic weightlifting champion Pyrros Dimas is stranded in Athens and unable to return home to Chicago for at least a month, after Trump announced travel restrictions amid coronavirus threat

Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Turkey to miss out on Trump-Mitsotakis NATO lunch

Greece’s Prime Minister, Kyriakos Mitsotakis is scheduled to attend a working lunch on the sidelines of the NATO summit in London this week. According to government sources, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan…

Trump official driving energy matters in Athens 11

Trump official driving energy matters in Athens

Greece’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy and Openness, Kostas Fragogiannis met with visiting United States Assistant Secretary of State for Energy, Francis Fannon in Athens on Tuesday, in the presence of…

US suspends delivery of F-35 fighter jet parts to Turkey 13

US suspends delivery of F-35 fighter jet parts to Turkey

The United States has suspended delivery of F-35 fighter jet parts to Turkey in retaliation for Ankara’s decision to move ahead with the purchase of a Russian surface-to-air missile system, U.S. officials…

Trump congratulates Tsipras on Prespes Agreement 15

Trump congratulates Tsipras on Prespes Agreement

US President Donald Trump has congratulated Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on the ratification of the Prespes Agreement. Trump said the deal is an achievement of historical significance for the Balkans and…

Trump signs defence bill preventing weapons sales to Turkey 20

Trump signs defence bill preventing weapons sales to Turkey

U.S. President Donald Trump has appeared at a ceremony in New York on Monday to sign a national defence bill that will prevent U.S. weapons sales to Turkey, including the new generation F-35 fighter…

Trump supports debt relief for Greece 27

Trump supports debt relief for Greece

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and US President Donald Trump held a joint press conference on Tuesday following a meeting where the two discussed defence, energy, commerce and trade. During the press…