Browsing category

Greece

OFFICIAL: Russia, Turkey Reach Agreement Over Another S-400 Batch

MOSCOW/ANKARA – Jun 10, 2020 – Turkey and Russia have agreed on the delivery of new batteries of the advanced Russian-made S-400 missile defense systems, the head of Turkey’s Defense Industry said.  “The parties have concluded an agreement in principle on the supply of the second batch. The roadmap of the deal includes the transfer […]

Advertisements

North Macedonia officially joins NATO

SKOPJE – Northern Macedonia officially became the 30th member of NATO; its flag will be hoisted in Brussels above the headquarters of the alliance on March 30. This is stated in a statement circulated today, March 27, by US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo . “On March 27, 2020, the United States, as the depositary of the […]

Turkish Brute Force: Migrants Forced to Cross Greek Border at Gunpoint

By Adam Larson, Libyan War Blogspot Using Migration From the last days of February, thousands of migrants appeared at the Turkish-Greek border,  with others crossing by sea, over the following week rising to the tens of thousands at least. These are largely young men, but also include women and children. It seems a relative few […]

Turkey Lets Over 100,000 Refugees Cross the Border With the EU

ANKARA – Turkish Minister of the Interior Suleyman Soylu announced that the number of immigrants crossing the border from Turkey to Europe has grown to 47,113 as of Saturday evening after Ankara stopped complying with a key agreement with the EU that prevented migrants and asylum-seekers from arriving in Europe. The development comes as reports […]

Why Russia Needs To Prioritize Greece As Relations Rift With Turkey

A revealing poll released earlier last week by the highly-reliable Pew Research Center found that the majority of people in Greece and Turkey viewed NATO unfavourably – the only states of the 16 NATO members surveyed to view the U.S.-led organization in this way.  In fact, in the case of Greece, it was one of […]