Missing Young Greek Jumped from Bosphorus Bridge

A 27-year-old Turkish citizen of Greek origin, Theodoros Mastikopoulo, went missing on August 25. His family and friends launched a social media campaign in...

Turkish Prime Minister Remarks on FYROM Name Dispute

Νea Dimokratia Party has accused the Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tagip Erdogan of destabilizing relations, collaboration and peace in the Balkan peninsula and Southeastern...

Greek Artistic Awesomeness Set Free in Istanbul

The historic "Sismanoglio Megaro" cultural center of the General Consulate of Greece in Istanbul is currently presenting, through Sunday, March 29, a new art exhibition dedicated to the...

Customs Offices to Open in Gökçeada and Bozcaada Islands

The decision of the Turkish government to open customs offices on the islands of Gökçeada and Bozcaada was welcomed by the people of the...

Confiscated Greek School Buildings serve as Europian Union offices in Constantinople

The newly established Office of Turkey for the European Union in Constantinople was housed in an old Greek school which was confiscated by the...

Smuggled Relics Will Return To Cyprus

According to the newspaper Liberal, the Munich Court of Appeals has ordered the return to the Church of Cyprus some 173 ecclesiastical relics (icons,...

Ancient Greek Dialect “Romeyka” Still Spoken in Turkey

An endangered Greek dialect which is spoken in north-eastern Turkey, has been identified by researchers as a "linguistic goldmine" because of its startling closeness...

Turkish Education Ministry Releases Minority Schools

A leading member of the ethnic Greek community on Tuesday, praised a recent decision by the Turkish Education Ministry to to formally register long-closed...

No Visa Needed for Greece and Turkey

Minister of Culture and Tourism, P. Geroulanos gave an interview at TRT, a public broadcaster for Turkey, regarding the relationship between Greece and Turkey. The...

Trabzon Hagia Sophia To Be Converted into Mosque

The church of Hagia Sofia in Trabzon, north-eastern Turkey, which is a museum today, will be converted into a mosque according to the local...