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PM Tsipras: Greece and Russia have stable but dynamic relations over the years

“The occasion for my visit is the 190th anniversary since the establishment of diplomatic relations between our two countries, which are based on strong historical, religious, cultural and intellectual ties between our people,” Prime [...]

Any discussion on Prespes Agreement at an end after Zaev’s statement, Kammenos says

“After (FYROM Prime Minister Zoran) Zaev’s recent statements, it is obvious that any discussion over the survival of the so-called Prespes Agreement has come to an end,” the head of the junior party in the coalition government, [...]

Greek President Pavlopoulos hosts dinner for visiting Slovenian President Pahor

Greek President Prokopios Pavlopoulos expressed support for the accession to the EU of Balkan countries which are committed to their European perspective and respect international and European law, during a formal dinner on Tuesday in honor [...]

PM Tsipras: Greece is now a new economy

The Greek economy is showing a trend of growth exceeding 2%, and is accelerating, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras told the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) during an address on Tuesday. “Today we feel we were proven right, [...]

Skopje gov’t stands by Prespes Agreement and regrets possible misunderstanding, spokesman says

The government of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) expressed regret “if the comments by Prime Minister (Zoran Zaev on the Prespes Agreement) were misinterpreted” on Tuesday, and reiterated its intention to fully [...]

Alternate Foreign Min Katrougalos: Problematic statements must be avoided

Problematic statements throwing the actual content of the Prespes Agreement into doubt must be avoided, Alternate Foreign Minister Giorgos Katrougalos said on Tuesday, following a meeting with Nikola Dimitrov, Foreign Minister of the Former [...]

US embassy, consulates to observe day of mourning for George HW Bush on Dec. 5

The US embassy and consulate in Athens, the consulate in Thessaloniki and all American-government-related offices in Greece will observe a day of mourning on Wednesday, Dec. 5, in honor of the late George HW Bush, 41st president of the United [...]

Conditions on islands for migrants in winter better than in previous years, Avramopoulos says

European Commissioner for Migration Dimitris Avramopoulos on Tuesday said that the Greek islands are better prepared to host migrants this winter in comparison with previous years. However, there is still margin for improvement, he said when [...]

Min Pappas: Strategic dialogue between Greece and the US widens in scope

The dialogue between Greece and the US is intensifying and widening in scope, Digital Policy, Telecoms and Information Minister Nikos Pappas said on Tuesday, speaking at the 29th the Greek Economy Conference, organized by the Hellenic-American [...]

KINAL leader Gennimata meets with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Movement for Change (KINAL) leader Fofi Gennimata on Saturday met with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew in Fanar, Istanbul. “We are here to clearly express our support to the Patriarchate’s ecumenical role. Hellenism has historic [...]