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Greece, Israel & USA conclude trilateral “Nobel Dina” exercise
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Greece, Israel & USA conclude trilateral “Nobel Dina” exercise

Panos - Apr 25, 2019

Israel has recently completed the three-week long trilateral Noble Dina 2019 exercise alongside the American and Hellenic naval forces in…

Turkish aircraft carrier “Anadolu” ready in 2020
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Turkish aircraft carrier “Anadolu” ready in 2020

Panos - Apr 18, 2019

The Turkish aircraft carrier “Anadolu”, which has been under construction since April 2016 will be ready at the end of…

Ex-FM Kotzias insists on Parliament vote to lift immunity of former DM Kammenos
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Ex-FM Kotzias insists on Parliament vote to lift immunity of former DM Kammenos

Panos - Apr 15, 2019

A bitter feud between one-time co-Cabinet members in the current Tsipras government, former foreign minister Nikos Kotzias and former defense…

Budding, albeit unofficial, interest in F-35 purchase by Greece
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Budding, albeit unofficial, interest in F-35 purchase by Greece

Panos - Apr 09, 2019

Reports of Athens' interest in acquiring US-made F-35s warplanes - although not officially stated - swirled in the Greek capital…

Turkey says “irresponsible” Netanyahu cannot change West Bank status
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Turkey says “irresponsible” Netanyahu cannot change West Bank status

Panos - Apr 08, 2019

Turkey on Sunday criticized Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as “irresponsible” for saying he would annex Israeli settlements in the…

Greek DM refers to ‘concern’ over ‘incident’ in Aegean
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Greek DM refers to ‘concern’ over ‘incident’ in Aegean

Panos - Mar 29, 2019

Greek Defense Minister Evangelos Apostolakis on Wednesday referred to "concerns" over the prospect of an "incident" in the Aegean involving…

EU28 do not recognise Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights
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EU28 do not recognise Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights

Panos - Mar 28, 2019

European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini released a statement on behalf of all 28 union states, stressing the EU…

US to Turkey: No F-35 only if it buys Patriot missiles and not S-400
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US to Turkey: No F-35 only if it buys Patriot missiles and not S-400

Panos - Mar 27, 2019

Acting US Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Tuesday that he wanted NATO ally Turkey to remain in the F-35…

Russia allows glimpse at “monster” submarine “Vladimir the Great”
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Russia allows glimpse at “monster” submarine “Vladimir the Great”

Panos - Mar 22, 2019

Russia permitted the first glimpse of its monster submarine – dubbed “Vladimir the Great” – as it goes on sea…

Russia recognizes North Macedonia under new name
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Russia recognizes North Macedonia under new name

Panos - Mar 19, 2019

The Kremlin on Monday finally recognized the newly christened Republic of North Macedonia under its new constitutional name, despite previous…

Unprecedented provocation by Erdogan: “Smyrna! You throw the infidels in the sea”!
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Unprecedented provocation by Erdogan: “Smyrna! You throw the infidels in the sea”!

Panos - Mar 18, 2019

The Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan appeared along with Gray Wolves leader Develet Bahceli and in a delusional and provocative…

Meet the Englishman in the Greek Evzones!
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Meet the Englishman in the Greek Evzones!

Panos - Mar 13, 2019

One of the most popular attractions for foreigners visiting in Athens is the changing of the Presidential Guards, known as…

Greek Defence Minister warns of a “serious accident” with Turkey in the Aegean Sea
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Greek Defence Minister warns of a “serious accident” with Turkey in the Aegean Sea

Panos - Mar 05, 2019

Greece’s National Defence Minister, Evangelos Apostolakis, warned of the dangers of a possible serious accident in the Aegean because of…

Τop US diplomat in Athens: Prespa deal’s implementation won’t be easy
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Τop US diplomat in Athens: Prespa deal’s implementation won’t be easy

Panos - Feb 28, 2019

US Deputy Assistant Secretary Matthew Palmer, in Athens on Wednesday, told reporters that application of the recently ratified Prespa agreement…

NATO researchers used social media to learn details of a military exercise & manipulate troops!
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NATO researchers used social media to learn details of a military exercise & manipulate troops!

Panos - Feb 26, 2019

NATO affiliated researchers recently conducted a test to see whether they could use some of the same social media techniques…

Over 50 Turkish experts to work in Russian-built Akkuyu Nuclear Powerplant
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Over 50 Turkish experts to work in Russian-built Akkuyu Nuclear Powerplant

Panos - Feb 26, 2019

Over 50 new Turkish specialists, receiving diplomas from the Moscow Engineering Physics Institute (MEPhI) of Russia’s National Research Nuclear University…

With elections ahead, Greece’s opposition is promising lower taxes & “aggressive” growth
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With elections ahead, Greece’s opposition is promising lower taxes & “aggressive” growth

Panos - Feb 21, 2019

Greece’s opposition leader has promised sweeping changes to the economy at a time when the country is slowly back from…

US Congress blocks delivery of F-35 fighter jets to Turkey
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US Congress blocks delivery of F-35 fighter jets to Turkey

Panos - Feb 20, 2019

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed a spending bill that blocks the transfer of the country’s F-35 new generation…

Russia to complete delivery of S-400 missile systems to Turkey by the end of 2019
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Russia to complete delivery of S-400 missile systems to Turkey by the end of 2019

Panos - Feb 19, 2019

Russia will complete the deliveries of advanced S-400 surface-to-air missile systems to Turkey by the end of this year, CEO…

Erdogan to Tsipras: If you want the Chalki Theological school open, let’s reopen the Fethiye mosque in Athens
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Erdogan to Tsipras: If you want the Chalki Theological school open, let’s reopen the Fethiye mosque in Athens

Panos - Feb 18, 2019

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has revealed what he has discussed with the Greek Prime Minister during his last meeting…