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Lost City of Alexander the Great is Found in Iraq

"Archaeologists say they have found a lost city that was founded more than two millennia ago following the conquests of Alexander the Great in...

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...

ISIS Destroys Oldest Orthodox Monastery in Iraq

The Monastery of Agios Ilias (St Elijah) in Mosul which operated as a place of worship for Orthodox Christians in the region for over...

Greece Condemns Destruction of Cultural Artifacts in Iraq by ISIS

Greece expressed its abhorrence of the destruction of antiquities in Mosul’s Museum and Public Library in Iraq by ISIS. "We express our abhorrence of the base...

Greek Shipping Firm Sued for Transporting Kurdish Oil

Iraq has announced it filed a lawsuit against Greek shipping firm Marine Management Services (MMS) for exporting crude oil from the Kurdistan region. The Iraqi Oil Ministry said...

Fear for Greeks Living in Iraq

The recent developments in Iraq -- where a large part of the country is being destroyed by jihadists -- have caused concern in the Greek Ministry...

Iraqi Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Meets with Greek Ambassador

Labeed Abbawi Foreign Ministry Undersecretary for Policy Planning and bilateral relations met on December 1, the Greek ambassador in Baghdad Mr. Markiyos Carfots upon...

Iraq Signs $349 Million Power Contract with Greek METKA

Reuters reported that Iraq signed on Wednesday a $349 million contract with Greek leading power plant builder METKA SA for a gas-fired, 1,250-megawatt power...