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Statement of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Dendias, to Greek correspondents following his meeting with U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo (Washington, 17 July 2019)

N. DENDIAS: I am pleased that one of my first meetings as the new Minister of Foreign Affairs of the new Greek government, the government of Kyriakos Mitsotakis, was with the U.S. Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo. We all know that the close relations between Greece and the United States...

Statement of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Dendias, following today’s meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council (Brussels, 15 July 2019)

“Today I had the pleasure of participating in the Foreign Affairs Council. Beyond that, I was very impressed by the shared positions of all the colleagues on issues concerning Turkey’s provocations against the sovereign rights of the Republic of Cyprus.I am certain that, following this extensive discussion and the unanimous...

Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias to participate in the EU Foreign Affairs Council (Brussels, 15 July 2019)

Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias will be in Brussels on Monday, 15 July, to participate in the EU Foreign Affairs Council (FAC).The Foreign Affairs Council will discuss Turkey's illegal actions in the Eastern Mediterranean and measures to be taken against Turkey.Also to be discussed are developments with regard to...

Statements of the outgoing Minister of Foreign Affairs, Giorgos Katrougalos, and the new Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Dendias, at the handover ceremony

G. KATROUGALOS: Minister, welcome to your Ministry. A Ministry whose human resources not only have nothing to envy of the European average, but, in my opinion, are above that average. You are coming to serve our country’s foreign policy, which has always been peaceful and founded on international law, implementing –...

Minister of Foreign Affairs Giorgos Katrougalos’ interview on ‘Athina 984’ radio, with journalist Noni Karagianni (27 June 2019)

JOURNALIST: The Minister of Foreign Affairs and MP candidate in the 2nd Electoral District of Athens – northern Athens – on the Syriza ticket, Mr. Katrougalos, is on the line. Good morning, Minister. G. KATROUGALOS: Good morning to you and our listeners. JOURNALIST: Thank you. Minister, how much more complicated, and therefore...

Arts in Greece | Sakis Tolis of Rotting Christ "Greek metal bands are probably our biggest music export right now"

For Greek “metalheads”, Rotting Christ needs no introduction; the same goes for many more music fans worldwide. The band’s core, brothers Sakis (vocals/guitars) and Themis Tolis...

One more reason to film in Greece: A new legal framework of economic incentives

Greece, boasting one of the oldest cinematic traditions in Europe, is for more than one reasons a film friendly country; its unique light and locations as well as its versatile architecture have...

Rethinking Greece: Johanna Hanink on Ancients, Moderns and the politics of cultural indebtedness

Johanna Hanink is Associate Professor of Classics at Brown University, US. Her work focuses on ancient theater and performance, the cultural life of classical Athens, and the idea of the "Greek...

Study in Greece: International Master's Programmes taught in English

Did you know that Greece offers many studying opportunities at Master’s degree level exclusively in English? In Greece you can find some challenging and innovative fully English-taught Master's...

Thinking of a Greek smart city? Think of Trikala!

Central Bridge @Trikala (photo:Kouris©Greece-is) Built in the Thessalian plain in the middle of Greece, the medium-sized provincial city of Trikala is a unique destination for those who want to...

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