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...

Islamists Stab Chief of Greek Levant Party, Rodrigue “Dimitris” Khoury

According to the website operationantioch.blogspot.gr, Islamists stabbed the chief of the Greek Levant Party, Rodrigue “Dimitris” Khoury. The site “Libanon Files” reported that it...

Iran Foreign Ministry Summons Greek Charge d’affaires

The Greek charge d` affairs was summoned to Iran's foreign ministry on Dec. 21, in protest at a secret meeting between European Union parliamentary...

Negotiations for the Release of Greek Orthodox Nuns in Syria

  According to some sources, the Syrian Government is trying to negotiate the release of the twelve Greek Orthodox nuns who were captured earlier this...

Greek Orthodox Nuns Taken Hostage by Syrian Rebels

  The Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported that Islamist Rebels broke into St. Thecla Orthodox Convent in Maaloula, 60km north of Damascus, taking hostage,...