Mitsotakis, Erdogan Met in a Cordial Climate in Brussels
Biden Says "Very Good' Talks With Turk President
Greece Panel Urges Barring AstraZeneca Vaccine for Under-60's
NATO Leaders Declare China a Global Security Challenge
NYC to Honor COVID-19 Essential Workers with July 7 Parade

Biden Says "Very Good' Talks With Turk President

BRUSSELS — President Joe Biden says he had a “very good meeting” with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on the sidelines of the NATO summit in Brussels...

NYC to Honor COVID-19 Essential Workers with July 7 Parade

NEW YORK — New York City will celebrate the essential workers who got the city through the coronavirus pandemic with a July 7 ticker tape parade up the Canyon of Heroes,...

US Catholic Bishops Meet Amid Divisions on Communion Policy

When U.S. Catholic bishops convene virtually for a national meeting Wednesday, they will be divided ideologically as well as physically.

Cyprus Bans Entry to Recent India Travelers

NICOSIA — Cyprus has banned entry of anyone who has been to or passed through India in the previous two weeks of travelling to thwart the spread of the Indian variant of COVID-19.

Christodoulides: East Med "Can Be an Area of stability, Peace and Prosperity"

ATHENS -- Cypriot Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides called on the European Council to show that "the EU's fundamental principle of solidarity among states is not empty of content or limited to public proclamations, and that it can act as a deterrent of finalities," at the...

Cyprus Elects Its First-Ever Female Parliament Speaker

NICOSIA — Lawmakers in Cyprus on Thursday elected a woman to the country's second most powerful political post for the first time since its founding as an independent republic in 1960.

Endangered Corpse Flower Blooms in Warsaw, Drawing Crowds

WARSAW, Poland — The endangered Sumatran Titan arum, a giant foul-smelling blossom also known as the corpse flower, went into a rare, short bloom at a botanical garden in...

As Infections Rise, England Braces for Delay in Reopenings

LONDON — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to disappoint many people across England later Monday by saying that restrictions on social contact will remain...

Winning Auction Bid to Fly in Space With Jeff Bezos: $28M

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — An auction for a ride into space next month alongside Jeff Bezos and his brother ended with a winning $28 million bid Saturday.

Greek Olive Oil Cakes to Celebrate Father’s Day

Greek extra virgin olive oil is a staple of the healthy Greek diet and a versatile ingredient not only for savory foods, but for sweets as well.

Capparis Meze: "Geia Mas" by Our Hearts

Who would ever know that so soon after the peak of this pandemic, better conditions would allow us to travel to the Greek islands! After a `cloudy year' patience and...

Iran Approves First Homegrown COVID-19 Vaccine

TEHRAN — Iran's state TV is reporting that the country has approved an emergency use of its first domestically developed coronavirus vaccine that could bring the...

Lebanon Has Vaccinated a Daily Record of People Against COVID-19

BEIRUT — Lebanon has vaccinated a daily record of people against COVID-19, raising its total shots administered past 1 million.

Britain Wants More Inquiry into COVID-19 Origin

CARBIS BAY, England — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says Britain wants further investigation into the origins of the COVID-19 pandemic, but that at the moment the...