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Greece strongly condemns Turkey-Libya deal to delineate maritime boundaries

Greece has condemned a deal between Turkey and Libya to delineate maritime boundaries in the Mediterranean Sea. On Wednesday a memorandum of understanding on the “delimitation of maritime jurisdictions” was …

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Turkish police arrest four burglars for breaking into Patriarch Bartholomew’s Istanbul home

Turkish police have captured the masked burglars that broke into the house of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew ten days ago. The suspects were captured at 9.30pm Wednesday while in the process …

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Plans to deport suspected ISIS fighter stuck between Greece and Turkey underway

After three days of being detained in the militarised border zone between Greece and Turkey, a suspected ISIS member is being deported to the United States, reports Time Magazine. “The necessary …

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Suspected ISIS militant stranded in buffer zone between Greece and Turkey

A suspected ISIS militant has been stranded between Greece and Turkey after he was deported by Turkey and refused entry by Greece. A video posted on Twitter by Jean-Charles Brisard, …

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‘New era’ of engagement for Greece and China

Relations between Greece and China are going from strength to strength, further highlighted by president of the People’s Republic of China, Xi Jinping’s first official visit to Athens this week. …

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Is the earth on fire? Sentinel 3 detects five times as many wildfires compared to last year

Wildfires have been making headlines with multiple fires burning around the world in Australia, Lebanon and California. Fires in the Amazon sparked a global outcry but there have also been …

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Rick Pitino coaches Greece’s national basketball team

Following weeks of speculation, US basketball coach Rick Pitino will coach Greece’s national team. The Hellenic Basketball Federation released a statement on Friday that announced his appointment. Details of Pitino’s …

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Greek MP sent letter to all EU counterparts to help child refugees, but only one responded

Greek Migration Minister Michalis Chrisochoidis called on his EU counterparts to share the burden of 4,000 unaccompanied minor refugees being held on Greek islands, but only one responded. Speaking this …

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Cyprus questions why state gift to Thatcher is on sale at Christie’s

The Cyprus government is expected to demand answers from Britain as to why a 2,700-year-old vase given as a state gift to former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher was recently sold …

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Frangopoulos moves up the ranks in Abu Dhabi

He had moved to the Middle East in April last year to take charge of Sky News Arabia as its chief executive officer and managing editor, and now Angelos Frangopoulos …