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Turkey Suspends its Syria Offensive to Allow Kurdish Withdrawal

Vice President of the United States Mike Pence said on Thursday that Washington and Ankara have agreed to a ceasefire in the Turkish assault...

Hundreds Of ISIS Supporters Escape As Turkish Troops Near Kurdish-Held Syrian Town

Turkish forces approached a key Kurdish-held town in northern Syria on Sunday, setting off clashes that allowed hundreds of Islamic State supporters to escape...
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The Greeks of Alexandria, Egypt

The story of Hellenism in Alexandria, Egypt's second largest city, goes back more than two millennia and is marked by Alexander the Great's placement...

US Troops in Syria Come Under Fire From Turkish Artillery

As Turkey intensified its ground and air offensive on Kurdish positions in northern Syria, the Pentagon said that Turkish artillery fire landed near a...

Turkey Claims Hundreds of Kurdish Fighters Killed in Syria Offensive

Turkey's Defence Ministry said that 174 "terrorists" were "neutralized" on Thursday in its cross-border military offensive in northeast Syria. Altogether it claims that 228...

Ancient Greek Coins from Alexander the Great Era Recovered by Israel

Israel recently recovered sixty nine ancient, rare coins from the period of Alexander the Great which were being smuggled from the Gaza Strip into...

UN Struggling with $230 Million Deficit; May Run Out of Money, Guterres Warns

The United Nations is running a deficit of $230 million, Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Monday, and the global organization may run out...

Colombian President Duque Meets with Greek PM Mitsotakis in New York

Colombian President Ivan Duque Marquez met Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on the sidelines of the the United Nations General Assembly. The two leaders agreed...
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The Greek Orthodox Church Celebrates a Century of Vital Work in Uganda

"We are Greeks because we got educated in Greece," says Jonah (Lwanga), the Metropolitan of Kampala and All Uganda, the spiritual leader of more...

Tokyo 2020 Organizers Unveil Medals Featuring Nike, Greek Goddess of Victory

With exactly one year to go until next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo, the medals for the 2020 games were unveiled on Thursday in...