Fleeing a civil war and terrorism, so many Syrian refugees are flocking to Greece the number seeking asylum has risen more than 250 percent.
Greece has so little money it can’t even buy enough fuel for the military, which is finding itself over-matched against growing Turkish violations of airspace and waters.
ATHENS – Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias is due to depart for Washington on Sunday, where he will meet U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday. […]
ATHENS – A justice ministry draft bill abolishing high-security prisons was voted in the Parliament plenum on Friday night with the full support of ruling […]
WASHINGTON — U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew is urging Greece to reach a deal with its creditors, warning that a default would “create immediate hardship […]
Greece appealed to the EU for help in policing its sea borders as immigrants keep making dangerous journeys to escape the Middle East and Africa.
Rolling back reforms, Education Minister Aristides Baltas said he’s getting rid of university councils including foreign academics and from the Diaspora.
Greek riot police tore into the occupied University of Athens main offices on April 17 and took out 14 anarchist protesters and terrorist sympathizers.
A magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck near the Greek island of Crete late April 16, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or serious damage.
ATHENS – Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has sent a letter to Archbishop Ieronymos, thanking the head of the Greek Orthodox Church for offering to sell […]