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Greek, Turkish DMs meet in Brussels on sidelines of NATO meeting
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Greek, Turkish DMs meet in Brussels on sidelines of NATO meeting

Panos - Feb 14, 2019

New Greek Defense Minister Evangelos Apostolakis was meeting with his Turkish counterpart Hulusi Akar at roughly noon (local time) in…

Tender for 23 new patrol boats worth 49 mln€
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Tender for 23 new patrol boats worth 49 mln€

Panos - Feb 11, 2019

The relevant shipping and island policy ministry this week announced an international tender for the purchase of 23 new patrol…

“Turkey cannot purchase Russian S-400s and Patriots”: US official
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“Turkey cannot purchase Russian S-400s and Patriots”: US official

Panos - Feb 08, 2019

A U.S. official told a group of Turkish reporters in Ankara that Turkey would not be able to acquire U.S.…

European Commission: Growth in Greece linked to continuation of reforms
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European Commission: Growth in Greece linked to continuation of reforms

Panos - Feb 08, 2019

The European Commission sent a message to Athens that growth was largely linked to the continuation of the implementation of…

How ISIS led these Muslims to become Christian
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How ISIS led these Muslims to become Christian

Panos - Feb 07, 2019

Four years have gone by since the Islamic State group’s jihadists were run out of Kobani, a strategic, Kurdish-dominated city…

Tsipras in Ankara: Both countries investing in a positive agenda
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Tsipras in Ankara: Both countries investing in a positive agenda

Panos - Feb 06, 2019

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras referred to "sincere talks" with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday afternoon, followed by…

Turkish spokesman: “The natural resources that are found in the Mediterranean must be exploited equally”!
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Turkish spokesman: “The natural resources that are found in the Mediterranean must be exploited equally”!

Panos - Feb 05, 2019

The Turkish Presidency’s Spokesman Ibrahim Kalin stated on Monday afternoon in light of Greek PM Alexis Tsipras’ two-day visit to…

Why Turkish F-35s are a threat to the US & NATO: Analysis
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Why Turkish F-35s are a threat to the US & NATO: Analysis

Panos - Feb 04, 2019

Imagine, for a moment, a hypothetical country rapidly spiraling towards autocracy, illegally arresting American citizens, imprisoning journalists, and attacking American-supported…

NATO: Accession protocol for “North Macedonia” to be signed on February 6
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NATO: Accession protocol for “North Macedonia” to be signed on February 6

Panos - Feb 04, 2019

The Secretary-General of NATO, Jens Stoltenberg announced that the accession protocol of “North Macedonia”, as he calls FYROM, would be…

Turkish Islamic fanatics call for Hagia Sophia to be converted into Mosque
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Turkish Islamic fanatics call for Hagia Sophia to be converted into Mosque

Panos - Jan 30, 2019

A group of Turkish Islamic fundamentalists is calling for Muslims to protest outside the Hagia Sophia in Constantinople, Turkey demanding…

F-22 vs. F-35: Which Stealth Fighter Wins in a Shootout?
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F-22 vs. F-35: Which Stealth Fighter Wins in a Shootout?

Panos - Jan 17, 2019

The U.S. Air Force’s original plan was for the F-22 to be its high-end air superiority fighter while the F-35…

Equipping & secret weapons of the Turkish armed forces breached
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Equipping & secret weapons of the Turkish armed forces breached

Panos - Jan 14, 2019

The “Anonymous Greece” a group of Greek hackers claim that they breached the Turkish company that manufactures weapons and relevant…

Chief of the HNDGS Admiral Apostolakis will be the next Minister of Defence
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Chief of the HNDGS Admiral Apostolakis will be the next Minister of Defence

Panos - Jan 14, 2019

The Greek Chief of General Staff Admiral Evangelos Apostolakis’ sea parachute jump & a scuba dive! (VIDEO-PHOTOS) The Chief of…

It’s official: Kammenos leaves coalition government
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It’s official: Kammenos leaves coalition government

Panos - Jan 14, 2019

“The issue of Macedonia does not allow me not to sacrifice the (ministerial) chair. I thanked the Prime Minister for…

DM withdraws suprise F16-related off-sets amendment from Parliament debate
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DM withdraws suprise F16-related off-sets amendment from Parliament debate

Panos - Jan 10, 2019

Controversial Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos on Wednesday hastily withdrew an amendment regarding off-set benefits included in a lucrative contract…

USNS Carson City Navy ship arrives in Volos
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USNS Carson City Navy ship arrives in Volos

Panos - Jan 07, 2019

USNS Carson City (T-EPF-7), a US Navy expeditionary Fast Transport ship arrived at the port of Volos shortly after two o’clock on…

Italy: North Korean diplomat reportedly goes into hiding, sparking defection rumours
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Italy: North Korean diplomat reportedly goes into hiding, sparking defection rumours

Panos - Jan 04, 2019

A North Korea top diplomat has reportedly gone into hiding with his wife, said a South Korean MP on Thursday…

Turk FM Cavusoglu warns of risk of ‘accident’ in Aegean due to Kammenos’ comments
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Turk FM Cavusoglu warns of risk of ‘accident’ in Aegean due to Kammenos’ comments

Panos - Jan 03, 2019

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu continued official Ankara's saber-rattling into the new year this week, warning that an "accident" could…

Doubts over Turkey ability to ‘eradicate’ IS after US pull-out
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Doubts over Turkey ability to ‘eradicate’ IS after US pull-out

Panos - Dec 27, 2018

A withdrawal of American ground forces in Syria will give Turkey freer rein to target Washington’s Kurdish partners in the…

Turkey says US missile deal does not affect S-400 purchase from Russia
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Turkey says US missile deal does not affect S-400 purchase from Russia

Panos - Dec 27, 2018

Ankara’s purchase of US missiles worth $3.5 billion will not affect a deal to acquire rival S-400 missiles from Russia,…