x

Politics

Humanitarian Aid for Türkiye & Syria to Be Coordinated by Deputy FM Katsaniotis

February 10, 2023

ATHENS – Greece is opening up a humanitarian corridor to support the earthquake-stricken areas of Türkiye and Syria, Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister Andreas Katsaniotis said on Thursday, after being assigned the role of coordinating the collection of aid by Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, the ministry announced on Thursday.

Katsaniotis said in a tweet that he and the ministry staff “will relay the aid and convey the support of Greek people to our fellow human beings, who are suffering.”

In an announcement on Katsaniotis’ assignment, the Foreign Affairs ministry said the aid relates primarily to clothing (adults, children, and infants), beds and blankets, pharmaceuticals, tents and long-shelf-life foods. The full catalogue of requested aid is available through https://hellenicaid.mfa.gr/, while more information can be requested by email ([email protected]) or by calling 210-368-4035 and 210-368-4407.

The ministry also said that by order of Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias, the ministry’s Crisis Management Unit has been activated for any assistance to Greek citizens present in Türkiye and Syria. More information is available by email ([email protected], [email protected]) or by calling 210-368-1730 and 210-368-1350.

RELATED

ATHENS - Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis addressing the new Cabinet at a meeting held in the Maximos Mansion on Saturday, said that he chose this first meeting after the elections to coincide with the government reshuffle "in order to send an overall message of dynamic restart because June 9 was a landmark in our up to date course but also a new start for the next three years of our term" .

Top Stories

Columnists

A pregnant woman was driving in the HOV lane near Dallas.

General News

NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.

Video

1 of 2 Abducted Louisiana Children is Found Dead in Mississippi after Their Mother is Killed

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Louisiana woman was found dead in her home Thursday, and her two young daughters were abducted and found hours later in Mississippi — one dead and the other alive, police said.

ATHENS - Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis addressing the new Cabinet at a meeting held in the Maximos Mansion on Saturday, said that he chose this first meeting after the elections to coincide with the government reshuffle "in order to send an overall message of dynamic restart because June 9 was a landmark in our up to date course but also a new start for the next three years of our term" .

NEW YORK – The Capital Link Invest in Greece Webinar Series 2024 continues Tuesday, June 18, 10 AM EST / 3 PM London / 4 PM CET / 5 PM Athens, with the brief presentation and roundtable discussion titled: ‘Greek Economy: Prospects & Outlook Post Investment Upgrade.

DALLAS  — Luka Doncic scored 25 of his 29 points in the first half, Kyrie Irving added 21 points and the Dallas Mavericks emphatically extended their season on Friday night, fending off elimination by beating the Boston Celtics 122-84 in Game 4 of the NBA Finals.

WASHINGTON  — The Supreme Court on Friday struck down a Trump-era ban on bump stocks, the rapid-fire gun accessories used in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.

Enter your email address to subscribe

Provide your email address to subscribe. For e.g. [email protected]

You may unsubscribe at any time using the link in our newsletter.