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News from Greece

Welcome to "News from Greece" section. Here you can stay informed with regard to the latest news and announcements by the Hellenic Ministry of Foreign Affairs as well as with news and highlights from Greece by the "Greek News Agenda", a daily bulletin in english, issued by the Secretariat General of Information and Communication.

Speeches of the President of the Republic, Prokopis Pavlopoulos, and the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Kotzias, at the graduation ceremony for the 22nd Class of Embassy Attachés

N. KOTZIAS: Mr. President, dear Mr. President, dear Ministers, Secretaries General, Ministry personnel, new Ministry Personnel arriving from the Diplomatic Academy, welcome, parents and friends of our young diplomats. I think that one of the happiest moments one can experience as a Minister, and at the same time as a university...

Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias’ statements at his joint press conference with the Foreign Minister of Libya, Mohamed TahaSiala (Tripoli, 28 November 2016)

N. KOTZIAS: I am very thankful to Mohamed and to Mr President for the hospitality. The people of Libya and Greece have a very long, common history, many common elements in their culture and in their civilization. Today I talked with the Prime Minister and the Foreign Minister of Libya...

Foreign Minister N. Kotzias’ statements to journalists following his talks in Libya (Tripoli, 28 November 2016)

N. KOTZIAS: We picked up the thread of foreign policy over the last two-to-three years overall. We came to re-strengthen our relations with Libya and to talk with my colleague, the country’s Foreign Minister, about matters of political, economic, cultural and educational cooperation. We looked at ways in which we...

Foreign Minister N. Kotzias’ statement to ERT TV following the meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council (Brussels, 14 November 2016)

Following the proceedings of today’s meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council (Brussels, 14 November 2016), the Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Kotzias, made the following statements to Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation (ERT) TV: JOURNALIST: Mr. Minister, what is the message from yesterday’s informal dinner of the 28? N. KOTZIAS: The EU...

Foreign Minister Kotzias’ statements at a joint press conference with the Foreign Ministers of Lebanon and Cyprus (Beirut, 9 November 2016)

N. KOTZIAS: It is a great pleasure to be here in Lebanon, which I am visiting for the first time. We have fine weather. The country has a new President. We are moving ahead together in a friendly atmosphere, contemplating the future of our three countries.This past September, in Rhodes,...

Rethinking Greece: Gerassimos Moschonas on European Democracy, the Radical Left, Greek history and SYRIZA

Gerassimos Moschonas, PhD (Doctorat d’Etat), University of Paris-II, is currently an associate professor in comparative politics in the Department of Political Science and History, Panteion...

Rethinking Greece: Yiorgos Anagnostou on Greek America, Greek American studies and the diasporic perspective as syncretism and hybridity

Yiorgos Anagnostou is Professor of Modern Greek and American ethnic studies at the Ohio State University. He has published widely on ethnicity and immigration in various scholarly disciplines,...

A Hopeful Comeback for Endangered Sea Turtles and Seals in Greece

Long term protection pays off in Greece and this year marked a preservation status improvement of the Caretta Caretta Sea Turtle and the Mediterranean Monk Seal in the global Red List of Threatened...

Reading Greece: Interview with Evangelia Avloniti and Katerina Fragou on Greek Literature Abroad & the Greek Book Market

Reading Greece is a new venture of Greek News Agenda. It will encompass a number of interviews with the new generation of Greek writers, who have attracted the attention of foreign readers and are...

Fact Sheet: The Refugee / Migration Crisis and Greece

With over 1 million refugees / migrants having arrived via the Turkish coast in Greece since 2015, our country is one of the EU countries most affected by the ongoing crisis. This...

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