ANKARA - Turkey's swiveling between offering diplomacy or gunboats and demands that Greece take troops off its islands near Turkey's coast is roiling the waters between the countries and plans to hunt for energy.
ATHENS – A Greek lawyer spreading fake news about COVID-19 vaccines and government health measures aimed at slowing the pandemic couldn't face the court because he contracted the Coronavirus.
ISTANBUL — A Turkish court ruled Monday that prominent Turkish civil rights activist and philanthropist Osman Kavala should stay in prison, despite his more than four years in pre-trial detention.
ATHENS - The Greek state budget revenue exceeded targets in 2021, totaling 59,24 billion euros, up 2,1% from targets, while budget spending was down by 420 million euros compared with 2020, the finance ministry said on Monday.
TIRANA — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday visited Albania to talk with Prime Minister Edi Rama on strengthening bilateral ties and also inaugurate new apartments funded by Turkey for Albanians left homeless by the 2019 earthquake.
ATHENS - "France expresses the epitome of European solidarity, as provided in the Lisbon Treaty," underlined Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias in a statement after the conclusion of a working breakfast hosted by the French Embassy in Athens on Monday.
ATHENS - Greece will be affected by successive cold snaps in the coming week as a result of cold air masses moving south from the polar regions, according to forecasts issued by the National Observatory of Athens weather service meteo.
SKOPJE, North Macedonia — North Macedonia’s parliament on Sunday approved a new coalition Cabinet led by the Social Democrats, with two ethnic Albanian parties as junior partners.
ATHENS - "Today the training of 400 special guards that will serve in the Universities Protection Teams begins.
ATHENS - A spate of sexual scandals in Greece that hadn't brought any major trials now has seen a sailing coach accused of raping a minor to face a court while prosecution of defendants in other rape cases is ongoing.
ATHENS – January 17 is Penalty Day for Greece's over-60's who are unvaccinated and will start being fined 100 euros ($114) a month as long as they remain that way.