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British PM Talks Up ‘Historic Links’ with Greece Ahead of Tsipras’ Visit

"Friendship between the U.K. and Greece is stronger today than it ever has been," British Prime Minister Theresa May has said ahead of her...

Shots Fired During Turkish Elections (video)

The polls are closing in Turkey's first ever joint parliamentary and presidential elections, with allegations of voter fraud and intimidation at some ballot boxes...

Crowds Protest in Skopje over Greece, FYROM ‘Macedonia’ Deal (video)

Thousands of people have protested in the center of FYROM's capital, Skopje, against the name deal with Greece. Waving flags and setting off flares, the...

Visa Requirement for Post-Brexit Brits Could Hurt Greek Tourism

Greek hoteliers and others connected to the tourist trade could see a sharp fall in British visitors if post-Brexit visa fees being suggested in...

Greece Watches as Turkish Election Promises to Dictate Erdogan’s Future

Millions of Turkish voters will go to the polls in presidential and parliamentary elections on Sunday as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan fights for his...

Greek Composer’s Music to Accompany Stephen Hawking Space Recording

When Professor Stephen Hawking died, the English physicist's scientific legacy was assured. Now the great scientist's words will be beamed into space, accompanied by...

Skopje Protest Draws Crowds Against ‘Macedonia’ Deal with Greece (video)

Citizens of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) have taken to the streets of Skopje, angry over the provisional deal with Greece which...

Spain Fire Coach One Day Before World Cup

As the World Cup gets ready to kick off in Russia on Thursday, tournament contenders Spain have sensationally sacked their manager. Julen Lopetegui was dismissed...

Turkey’s Erdogan Insists Russian S-400 Missiles Are Not for Show

Russian-made surface-to-air missiles bought by Turkey will be used "in necessary" Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said. Erdogan, speaking in a live television interview...

Turkish Cartoonist, 69, Jailed for Erdogan ‘Insult’

A Turkish court has jailed an elderly cartoonist for apparently insulting the country's ruler, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, with his drawings. Nuri Kurtcebe, whose work appears...