Showing posts with label greece. Show all posts
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Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Updated: Egypt's Sisi hails solid friendship with Greece, calls for further cooperation - Ahram Online

Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi

Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi hailed on Wednesday the solid and extended Egyptian-Greek friendship, and the advanced level it has reached at various levels during the recent period, a statement by the Egyptian presidency said.

Friday, October 30, 2020

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Greek warships on high alert over Turkish naval activity - almasdarnews.com

 Greece has put its warships in the southeastern part of the Aegean Sea on alert, against the backdrop of Turkey’s decision to extend the period of excavation work in an area that Athens considers as belonging to its continental shelf.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Méditerranée: Athènes accuse Ankara de "fantasmes impérialistes" - RTL Info

Le Premier ministre grec Kyriakos Mitsotakis a accusé mercredi la Turquie d'entretenir des "fantasmes impérialistes" en Méditerranée orientale lors d'une rencontre à Nicosie avec les présidents chypriote et égyptien.

Egypt, Cyprus, Greece: Solution in Syria is political, respects its sovereignty, integrity – Syrian Arab News Agency

Cyprus, Egypt and Greece have affirmed the necessity of respecting the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Syria, expressing their condemnation of any illegal foreign military presence on its territory.

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

German Foreign Minister Maas Says 'Extremely Surprised' by Turkey's Actions - Sputnik International

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said he was "extremely surprised" by the latest actions of Turkey after successfully bringing the contradictions between Turkey and Greece onto the path of diplomacy.

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Egypt’s president signs strategic maritime deal with Greece

Egypt’s president signs strategic maritime deal with Greece

Egypt’s president Saturday ratified a maritime deal setting its Mediterranean Sea boundary with Greece and demarcating an exclusive economic zone for oil and gas drilling rights, the state-run news agency reported, in a move that has angered Turkey.

Monday, September 28, 2020

Greek police accuse aid workers of supporting migrant smugglers

Greek police accuse aid workers of supporting migrant smugglers

Greek police have accused 35 people, among them two foreign nationals, from several foreign non-governmental aid organisations of illegally helping refugees and migrants to enter from Turkey.

Pompeo visits Greece on diplomatic trip to Mediterranean

Pompeo visits Greece on diplomatic trip to Mediterranean

Aiming to decrease tensions in the Mediterranean among allies, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo participated in high-level meetings Monday with leaders in Greece.

Sunday, September 13, 2020

Greek leader calls for greater EU involvement on migration

Greek leader calls for greater EU involvement on migration
Greece’s prime minister demanded Sunday that the European Union take a greater responsibility for managing migration into the bloc, as Greek authorities promised that 12,000 migrants and asylum-seekers left homeless after fire gutted an overcrowded camp would be moved shortly to a new tent city.

Saturday, September 12, 2020

Greece announces major arms purchase as Turkey tension rises

Greece announces major arms purchase
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Saturday announced a "robust" arms purchase programme and an overhaul of the country's military amid rising tension with Turkey in the eastern Mediterranean.

US eyeing Greece as ‘alternative’ if Turkey closes Incirlik Airbase: senator

US naval base on Souda Bay
Although the US and Turkey have been allies since the latter joined the NATO alliance in 1952, tensions between the two nations have grown in recent years as the interests of Washington and Ankara become increasingly contradictory.

Friday, September 11, 2020

"Turkey is not a partner in the eastern Mediterranean": Macron

"Turkey is not a partner in the eastern Mediterranean": Macron
French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday, that European countries will try to work to reach a unified policy on Turkey, pointing to the need to take a strict approach against Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, in light of the escalating tensions in the eastern Mediterranean.

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Greece is responding calmly and with readiness both on a diplomatic and on an operational level

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Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused neighboring Greece of “sowing chaos” in the waters of the Mediterranean Sea, contested by the two nations based on overlapping natural resources claims.

Monday, August 10, 2020

Turkey defies Greece’s warnings and begins eastern Mediterranean "mission"

Turkey defies Greece’s warnings and begins eastern Mediterranean mission
The Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, Fatih Donmez, announced the arrival of the Turkish research vessel “Oruc Reis” to the eastern Mediterranean, in order to resume exploration activities in that region.

Friday, June 22, 2018

Cyprus, Israel, Greece vow to boost military ties

Cyprus, Israel, Greece vow to boost military ties
Cyprus, Israel and Greece must forge deeper military ties to improve security and more effectively counter common threats in a turbulent region, the countries' defense ministers said Friday.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Solutions , such as in the case of Greece, can be found: Merkel urges Rome to back eurozone

Solutions , such as in the case of Greece, can be found
With voters in Italy now headed for the latest in a quick succession of national elections, German Chancellor Angela Merkel is urging whoever ends up running the country to continue to support the European Union's eurozone.

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Greek banks successfully pass stress test, freeing funds to relieve debt

Greek banks successfully pass stress test
Greece's four main banks have successfully passed a stress test, paving the way for the release of bailout funds to relieve the Mediterranean country's crushing debt load, according to results made public on Saturday by the European banking supervision body.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Greek Border Guards Fire Warning Shots at Turkish Helicopter

Ro, located near the Turkish coast, is host to a small military base
Greek border security personnel fired warning shots as a Turkish helicopter approached the Greek islet of Ro in the eastern Mediterranean, a Greek law enforcement source told Sputnik on Tuesday.

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