Anticipating Erdogan's Athens visit
Expectations in Athens ahead of President Erdogan's visit next Thursday are that both sides intend to secure an extension of period of 'calm waters' in Aegean
Mitsotakis' strategic mistake in Israel
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, who visited Israel, did not meet with Palestinian President Abbas. In the statement made by Syriza, the main opposition party of Greece, he evaluated what happened as a "strategic mistake". The fact that Mr Mitsotakis met only with his Israeli counterpart and bypassed Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas caused reactions in the Eastern European country.
'Kyiv cannot be financed at the expense of Europe'
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis opposed the financing of the Ukrainian Armed Forces to the detriment of the Europeans. Mitsotakis proposed to increase European resources for natural disasters by at least 2.5 billion euros to strengthen the European Solidarity Fund.
Great support for Greece from European Union
The European Union will support Greece with up to 2 billion 250 million euros due to fire and flood disasters. Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis emphasizing that the fire in Greece was the most devastating disaster ever seen in the country and that large parts of the country were affected by the floods that followed.
‘Türkiye-Greece meeting to be win-win’
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis are expected to meet in New York in the coming days. The Greek press reported that the two leaders are expected to take steps on the future of the political dialogue between the countries and that both sides can expect small victories.
First diplomatic visit from India to Greece in 40 years
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis in the Greek capital Athens. The meeting of the two leaders was the first prime ministerial-level meeting between the countries in 40 years. Both countries agreed to strengthen military ties and the defense industry.
Greece to support Ukraine on F-16 issue
After Denmark and the Netherlands donated dozens of F-16s to Ukraine, a remarkable decision came from Greece. Greek prime minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said that Greece will support Ukraine for the training of F-16 pilots.
Mitsotakis compared to Trump over election promise
Greek Prime Minister Mitsotakis' election pledge to build a wall on the border with Türkiye was met with reaction in the West. European media likened Mitsotakis to former US President Trump in his attempt to blame the cost of the wall on the West.
Greece follows Türkiye's election
Speaking about the election process in Türkiye, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis made important statements. Mitsotakis, who refrained from making any predictions about the election result, said, "I will personally call the winner to congratulate him."
It will determine the state of relations: Mitsotakis
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis made statements about how Türkiye-Greece relations would look if President Recep Tayyip Erdogan wins the elections. Greek Prime Minister Mitsotakis said, "This will determine the state of Türkiye-Greece relations," and said, "Türkiye should take a major strategic decision after the elections."
Greek elections approved to be held on 21 May
Greek Prime Minister Mitsotakis visited President Ekaterini Sakellaropoulou. Mitsotakis notified the Greek President of the decision to hold the general elections on May 21, 2023, and the process officially started after the symbolic approval.