Ahead of the upcoming EU summit with Turkey in Brussels, on Monday, March 7, President Prokopis Pavlopoulos is chairing a special meeting with the political leaders today Friday (4.3) in an attempt to find common ground for a national strategy on the…

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More than 20,000 migrants and refugees were stranded in Greece over the weekend after neighboring states to its north decided unilaterally to shut down their borders to migrant flows, as the European Union and Athens hammered out emergency measu…

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Over 12,000 refugees and migrants have been trapped in Greece since the beginning of the week, whilst Athens is taking diplomatic action to counter the border restrictions to its north that are causing the buildup. The Greek Ministry of Foreign Affai…

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Greek lawmakers approved on Saturday (20.2) the coalition government’s "parallel programme", a package of social justice measures meant to soften the social impact of the austerity measures agreed under Greece's third bailout programme. &n…

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In view of the EU summit on the migrant crisis and U.K.’s future in the EU (18-19.2), Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met yesterday in Athens (16.2) with the President of the European Council andEU summit chairman, Donald Tusk, as Greece ann…

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Commenting on the progress report on the refugee crisis published on Wenesday (10.02) by the European Commision, Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos praised Athens and Rome for a "spectacular" increase in how many arrivals they are…

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Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, heading a broad delegation of 60 government officials and businessmen, paid a two-day official visit early this week to Iran for top-level talks with the Iranian leadership, in order to strengthen political and economic…

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2016 has been designated as a cross-cultural year between Russia and Greece that will strengthen bilateral relations in many fields. This special partnership was sealed with a Joint Declaration, signed by the two countries in October 2013, while its…

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Following the signing of a joint declaration two weeks ago, between Greece and the German State of North Rhine-Westphalia regarding the fight against corruption and tax evasion, more encouraging news come to light about Greece with a new re…

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The European Commission accepted a draft report finding "serious deficiencies" in Greece's management of the external EU borders regarding the migrant inflows, European Commission Vice President Valdis Dombrovskis announced this Wednesday (27.01…

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