Palestinians Protest Visit of Greek Orthodox Patriarch Accused of Selling Land to Israel

Palestinian Christians protested violently against a visit by Greek Orthodox Church Patriarch of Jerusalem, Theophilos III, to the West Bank city of Bethlehem on...

New General Greek Consulate in Kurdistan

Greece inaugurated a General Consulate in the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan, Erbil, on May 13. An Office of Commercial Affairs already operated in Erbil. The...

Greek Citizen Illegally Detained in Maximum Security Prison in Burundi

Greek citizen Spyros Chagkampimana has been illegally detained in a maximum security prison in Burundi, Africa, for approximately four months, after he was arrested on...

Greece and Venezuela to Reinforce Cooperation

The Foreign Affairs Ministry of Venezuela announced on Wednesday that it will work together with the Greek government to strengthen cooperation and deepen solidarity between the...

Youngest South African MP of Greek Origin

South African MP George Michalakis, who has Greek origins, is the younger person to ever be elected in the country’s parliament. Michalakis is just 26 years old...

Greek President Papoulias Visits Algeria

President of the Hellenic Republic Karolos Papoulias is paying an official visit to Algeria, following an invitation by his Algerian counterpart Abdelaziz Boudeflika. Papoulias arrived...

Libyan Government Takes Refuge in Greek Ship

Greek ferry boat "Elyros" has been sent to Libya to serve as a shelter for the Libyan government, which was forced to leave the country due...

Maritime Cooperation Agreement Signed Between Greece and China

The Chinese Prime Minister is expected to visit Greece on June 18 to June 20. During his visit, the Memorandum of Understanding on Maritime...

Syrian Rebels Release Greek Orthodox Nuns

A pro-Syrian government news network and Lebanese State media reported that the thirteen Greek Orthodox nuns and three maids that were kidnapped in late...

Greece and European Union Will Stand By Tunisia

“Tunisia plays an important and stabilizing role in the Arab world and the Mediterranean. I assure you that Greece and the European Union will...