Greek-Americans Claim 45 Acres in Topkapi

According to the Turkish newspaper Akşam, eight Greeks currently living in the USA are descendants of Giorgos Panagiotidis, who was a Turkish national and...

Greek Actress Eleni Filini To Star In Turkish TV Series

Two years after the first Turkish TV series, "Borders of Love," was screened in Greece, one more Greek-Turkish love may fascinate the Turkish audience. In...

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 School Prevented from Opening in Imbros

Turkish Education Ministry prevented the opening of Imbros' Greek school on the grounds that the building was not "ready to operate" in the upcoming school year, started...

Turkish Director of ‘Ask Your Heart’, Yusuf Kurçenli, Passes Away

The Turkish director Yusuf Kurçenli died at the age of 65 in Istanbul of Turkey. Kurçenli was born in Çayeli, Rize Province, Turkey. He...

How Istanbul’s Historical Churches Celebrate Christmas

Istanbul is home to over 200 active churches according to a 2000 census, and this holiday season they are celebrating Christmas with the traditional...

Hagia Sophia in İznik: Historical Church Turned Mosque

The Hagia Sophia at Nicaea, located in modern-day Iznik, Turkey, is a historical part of Byzantine-era history. Originally built as a church, Hagia Sophia was...

FYROM PM Zaev to Visit Turkey on Saturday

Prime Minister of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) Zoran Zaev will travel to Turkey on Sunday for a two-day visit. Zaev will visit...

Hagia Sophia Is Turkey’s Top Tourist Attraction

For two consecutive years, 2014 and 2015, the former temple of Hagia Sophia, now a museum, is the top attraction for visitors to Turkey. Hagia...

Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan Reportedly Claims Olympic Flame is Turkish

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated, occasioned by the 2012 Olympic Games taking place in London, that the Olympic flame and by extension,...