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First Byzantine Monastery Discovered in Spain

By Ola Goroveci Archaeological experts from the University of Alicante in Spain have recently identified the first Byzantine monastery ever found on the Iberian peninsula. They...

What Lies Hidden Under Hagia Sophia?

The former Basilica of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul (Constantinople) is the undisputed symbolic center of the Greek Orthodox faith, hosting millions of visitors each...

Meet the Woman Who Builds Bridges Between Greece and Catalonia

By Ola Goroveci Nafsika Tomara, a Greek woman originally from Athens, has been living in Barcelona, Spain for the last twenty years. Three years ago,...

New Guidelines May Force the British Museum to Return the Parthenon Marbles

New hopes emerged last week that the Parthenon Marbles could eventually be returned to their rightful home after the British authorities ordered the country's...

Britain Confirms it Will Not Deport Unregistered EU Citizens After Brexit

The authorities of the United Kingdom will not deport any European Union citizen from the country after Brexit, even after the conclusion of the...

EU Expresses ”Strong Concern” About Turkish Decision to Send Troops to Libya

Peter Stano, the lead spokesperson for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the European Union, issued a statement on Friday condemning the Turkish Parliament's...

President Erdogan Says Turkey Will Send Troops to Libya

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced on Thursday that the government will submit a parliamentary motion to send troops to Libya in early January,...

Germany Rejects EU Plea to Host Migrant Children From Greece

Germany rejected an appeal made by the the European Commission on Monday urging Berlin to accept children from overcrowded migrant camps in Greece. "The Commission...

Anarchists Storm Greek Embassy in Berlin

A group of approximately fifteen anarchists stormed the premises of the Consular office of the Greek Embassy in Berlin on Monday. The group squatted in...

British-Cypriot MP Bambos Charalambous Re-elected in UK General Election

Bambos Charalambous, the only British Member of Parliament of Cypriot descent, was re-elected in Thursday's snap elections which were held in the United Kingdom. Charalambous...