Turkey and Greece

 Greece’s prime minister to visit Turkey

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will pay a two-day official visit to Turkey on February 5-6, government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said. The PM's visit will come upon an …

Turkey's cargo ship on fire off Greek coast

Turkey's cargo ship Kilich 1 is burning off the coast of Greece. The fire reportedly broke out in the ship’s engine room. According to the reports from Greece, the ship was heading from Tunisia to Turkey. The …

Greece intercepts Turkish drone  - media

The Greek air force has intercepted a Turkish military drone that violated Greece’s national airspace in the southeastern Aegean, Kathimerini newspaper reported. The Turkish Anka unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV ANKA) twice entered …

Turkey warns Greek minister off Aegean islets

The Turkish Coast Guard on Jan. 28 blocked Greece’s defense minister from approaching a pair of disputed islets in the Aegean Sea, according to Turkey’s Interior Ministry, Hurriyet Daily News reports. Coast guard …

Turkey 'agrees to accept' migrant returns from Greece

Greece persuaded Turkey to accept migrant returns from the mainland in order to reduce critical overcrowding in its refugee camps, The New Arab reports. The agreement came during a strained two-day state visit by Turkish President …

 Date of Erdogan’s visit to Greece revealed

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Greece on December 7-8, the Turkish presidential administration said in a message. During his visit to Greece, Erdogan will hold a number of important meetings with the …