Excavations in Turkey Reveal Six Ancient Greek Statues

Over the weekend, six ancient Greek statues dating back some 2,000 years were discovered during excavations at the ancient Greek city of Magnesia, which...

Turkey’s Erdogan Retaliates by Freezing Assets of 2 US Officials

Turkey's president said Saturday the country will freeze the assets of two United States officials in retaliation for sanctions against Turkey's justice and interior...

United States Impose Sanctions on Turkey over Detained American Pastor

The United States imposed sanctions on two top Turkish officials on Wednesday in a new attempt to get Ankara to turn over American pastor...

Hundreds Rally in Turkey in Solidarity to Fire-Stricken Greece

Hundreds of Turkish citizens rallied outside the historic building housing the Consulate General of Greece in Izmir in solidarity to fire-stricken Greece. Greece's Consul General...

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew ‘Overwhelmed’ By Greek Tragedy

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, spiritual leader of the world's 300 million Orthodox Christians has spoken of his sadness following the fire in east Attica that...

Turkey Lifts State of Emergency Two Years After Coup Attempt

Turkey has ended the nationwide state of emergency that was imposed two years ago after a failed coup attempt. More than 120,000 people in the...

Social Media Storm Erupts over Greek Thrashing of Turkey in Water Polo

Greece and Turkey are frequently rivals in and out of the sporting arena, but a whitewash of Turkey's water polo side by their Greek...

Erdogan Hints at Greece for ‘Opening Arms’ to Coup Plotters

"We will never forget those who... opened their arms to the coup plotters who escaped from our country," said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

Restored Monastery Draws Tourists Exploring Pontic Greek Heritage

A Pontic Greek monastery in Turkey's Black Sea region is open for tourism after being restored, local authorities have said. The Virgin Mary Monastery in Kayadibi...

22 Heads of State Attending Erdogan’s Swearing-in as Turkish President

A total of 22 heads of state will attend the President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's inauguration ceremony at the Presidential Complex in Ankara on Monday,...