Patriarch Conducts Service in Cappadocia for the First Time Since 1922

Hundreds of worshippers joined the Sunday Service conducted by the Patriarch at the Holy Church of Saints Vassilios and Vlassios in historic Misthi, Cappadocia. According...

Experts Work to Restore Ancient Greek Theater of Laodicea

A 2,200-year-old theater located in the ancient Greek city of Laodicea will be restored with the support of the Denizli Metropolitan Municipality in Turkey. Laodicea...

Turkish President Erdogan Wants Cyprus Issue Resolved before EU Presidency

Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Prime Minister of Turkey said that the Cyprus Question must be resolved by the time Cyprus takes over the...

Greek Orthodox Cross Throwing Ceremony Held in Istanbul

Orthodox Christians in Istanbul reenacted the baptism of Christ with a traditional cross-throwing ceremony Wednesday, at several waterfront locations in the city. After a four-hour...

New Visa Dispute Sours Turkey-EU Ties

Within a matter of hours of Turkey’s new government being announced, a major dispute over visas erupted Wednesday between Ankara and the European Union,...

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Says It Is Time to Reopen the Theological School of Halki...

Over the past weekend the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew called for the reopening of the Theological School of Halki in Turkey which has been closed...

Alternatives for Halki Seminary

The creation of a Theological Seminary in Alexandroupolis or another area in Greece close in proximity to Istanbul, and recourse to the European Court...

Turkish Hackers Launch Massive Cyber-Attack on Cypriot Companies

Turkish hackers have launched a massive cyber-attack against Cypriot company web sites. According to Cyprus police's spokesman, twenty cypriot web sites were invaded by hackers. Whoever tried...

Greek Minister of Defense Meets with Turkish Counterpart

"We agreed to work even harder to create a climate of mutual trust and new Confidence Building Measures in order to reduce the...

A Book on the 150 Greek Newspapers of Istanbul

A book about the 150 Greek newspapers that have been published through the ages in Istanbul is to be presented at the Consulate of...