Greek PM asks lawmakers to donate half of salary to coronavirus fight

By |marec 30th, 2020|Kyriakos Mitsotakis, News|

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis today (30 March) called on the lawmakers of his New Democracy party (EPP) to set aside half of their salary for the coronavirus special account for the next two months.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Greek PM asks lawmakers to donate half of salary to coronavirus fight

Stern-faced EU leaders warn Erdogan to respect migrants deal

By |marec 10th, 2020|Charles Michel, EU-Turkey deal, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Nato, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Syria war, Turkey, Ursula von der Leyen|

Stern-faced EU leaders warned President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Monday (9 March) to respect the terms of a previous deal to keep migrants away from Europe's borders, after the Turkish leader came to Brussels to demand more support.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Stern-faced EU leaders warn Erdogan to respect migrants deal

EU pledges €700 million to Greece, Bulgaria’s Borissov obtains ‘compliments’

By |marec 4th, 2020|Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, Greece, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, migrant crisis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey, Ursula von der Leyen|

European Union officials on Tuesday (3 March) promised more cash for Greece during a visit to its border with Turkey which tens of thousands of migrants and refugees have been trying for days to breach. The officials urged Turkey to...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU pledges €700 million to Greece, Bulgaria’s Borissov obtains ‘compliments’

Borissov meets Erdogan, gets assurance Bulgaria’s border will stay calm

By |marec 3rd, 2020|Andrej Plenković, Angela Merkel, Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, Croatian Presidency, Greece, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, migrant crisis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey|

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov failed on Monday (2 March) in his mediation mission in Ankara which aimed to bring Greece, Turkey and EU leaders to a summit in Sofia to prevent a new refugee crisis in Europe

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Borissov meets Erdogan, gets assurance Bulgaria’s border will stay calm

Migrants clash with Greek police, diplomatic efforts underway

By |marec 2nd, 2020|Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, Charles Michel, Greece, Greek islands, hotspots, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, refugee crisis, Turkey|

Greek police fired tear gas to repel hundreds of stone-throwing migrants who tried to force their way across the border from Turkey on Sunday (1 March), with thousands more behind them after Ankara relaxed curbs on their movement.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Migrants clash with Greek police, diplomatic efforts underway

Greece to start setting up closed-type migrant camps

By |februar 11th, 2020|asylum policy, Greece, Greek islands, hotspots, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, News, refugee crisis, UNHCR|

Greece will begin setting up closed-type camps for asylum seekers on its Aegean islands in March, the country's migration minister said Monday (10 February), in response to growing tensions over the migrants' current overcrowded facilities.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Greece to start setting up closed-type migrant camps

Greek PM expels MEP Zagorakis amid escalating football spat

By |januar 28th, 2020|football, Greece, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, News|

Greece's conservative Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has expelled MEP and former footballer Thodoris Zagorakis from the ruling New Democracy party amid growing tensions between the country's two football giants, Olympiakos and PAOK. But the spat ov...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Greek PM expels MEP Zagorakis amid escalating football spat

Diplomacy heats up in the Mediterranean amid escalating Greece-Turkey row

By |december 26th, 2019|Emmanuel Macron, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Libya crisis, News, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan|

The memorandum of understanding (MoU) recently signed between Turkey and Libya to demarcate maritime zones has shaken up politics in the Mediterranean, with Greece preparing a diplomatic counter-offensive.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Diplomacy heats up in the Mediterranean amid escalating Greece-Turkey row

Greece says EastMed pipeline deal to be signed on 2 January

By |december 23rd, 2019|Benjamin Netanyahu, EastMed pipeline, Greece, Israel, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, News, Nikos Anastasiades, offshore gas, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey|

The Greek government said Sunday (22 December) it will sign an agreement for a huge pipeline project with Cyprus and Israel next month that is designed to ship gas from the eastern Mediterranean to Europe.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Greece says EastMed pipeline deal to be signed on 2 January

Athens claims advantage over Poland on Just Transition Mechanism

By |december 20th, 2019|Kyriakos Mitsotakis, lignite, News|

The Greek government plans to take advantage of Poland staying away from the new Green Deal to push forward its own priorities since the very start of the talks about the Just Transition Fund, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has said.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Athens claims advantage over Poland on Just Transition Mechanism