Turks Interested in Ancient Greek!

For the third consecutive year, Turks rush to learn ancient Greek for free! Classes are mostly attended by students who consider the learning of...

Lausanne Treaty Negatively Affect Istanbul’s Greek School Enrollment

If 10-year-old Valendi Mihailidis (photo) forgets his pen or notebook at home, there is no one at his school he can borrow one from....

Sismanoglio Megaro of the Consulate General of Greece in Istanbul Hosts Exhibition

Located in the city’s geographical and commercial centre, on bustling Istiklal Caddesi (or Istiklal Avenue, the old Grande Rue de Pera), the Sismanoglio Megaro...

Turkey Condemns Desecration against Greek Orthodox Cemetary on Imvros Island

Turkey condemned desecration against a cemetery belonging to Greek Orthodox citizens on Imvros island. Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement on Sunday: "we...

Turkish FM Davutoglu’s Comments on Reopening of Theological School of Halki

“The main issue is to find a solution within the legal framework and constitution of Turkey and we are seriously working in this direction”,...

“Baska Dilde Ask” Wins 4 Awards at Cyprus Int’l Film Festival

"Başka Dilde Ask" a.k.a. "Love in Another Language" is directed by İlksen Başarır and has won four awards at the Cyprus International Film Festival. The...

Turkish PM Travels to Athens to Meet with Papandreou

An extensive exchange of views on bilateral and multilateral issues will be discussed between Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan and Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou during...

Turkey Reinstates Legal Title of Prinkipo Orphanage

The General Directorate of Foundations Council decided unanimously on Wednesday to reinstate the legal title of Prinkipo (Buyukada) Orphanage to the Ecumenical Patriarchate, in...

Suspended sentence to Metropolitan for the reconstruction of a Church in Chalki

An imprisonment sentence was imposed by the Turkish Court of Princes’ Island against the Metropolitan of Moschonissia, Apostolos Daniilidis and a member of the...

Chinese Presence at Pireaus Port Worries Turkey

The exploitation of Piraeus from COSCO is of particular concern to Turkey. Turkish businessmen are worried that Chinese products will reach Europe via Greece....