FIBA Sanctions in Cypriot – Turkish basketball brawl

Following FIBA Europe’s decision to sanction APOEL Nikosia for the post-game violence that marred Tuesday’s Eurochallenge game with Pinar Karsiyak, FIBA voiced its support...

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Brings People of Faith Together

In an interview he gave to a US daily newspaper, the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew has praised well-known Turkish Islamic scholar Fethullah Gülen for his...

Erdoğan Mulls Hagia Sophia As Mosque

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan appears to be moving toward allowing Hagia Sophia, now a museum, to be opened as a mosque. According to...

Crisis Forces Greeks from Constantinople to Return to Turkey

A new reversed type of migration is in progress lately. Greeks from Istanbul, whose families had left the city after the mass exoduses in...

Turkey’s EU Minister Bağış Hosts Minority Leaders

Turkish EU Minister Egemen Bağış hosted religious leaders and prominent figures from minority communities at a dinner, the Hurriyet Daily News reports. Speaking at the...

Free Visa Encourages 800 Turkish Schools to Visit Greece

Recently, Greek officials have decided to provide some tourists coming from Turkey and Russia with free visas. This may increase the tourism from these...

15 Turkish Officers and Soldiers Injured During Landing Exercise

According to an article published in e-typos. com, fifteen Turkish officers and soldiers were wounded by an accidental shot during a landing exercise on...

Greece Angry over Turkish Deputy PM’s Hagia Sophia Remarks

The Greek Foreign Ministry reacted over an eventual converting of Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia Museum into a mosque, following statements from Turkish officials. The Deputy Prime...

23 Cypriots Deemed Heirs of Abdulah Pasa Monastery Property

The 5th Court of Ankara qualifies 23 Cypriots as the heirs of "Abdulah Pasa", a monastery property. The Cypriot citizens have appealed to the court in...

Number of Greek Students in Turkey Increased

An increasing number of Greek students choose Turkey for their undergraduate and postgraduate studies. According to the data by the Organization for Economic Co-operation...