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Binali Yıldırım

New tension between Greece and Turkey over flag claim

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim claimed early Monday morning that the Turkish Coast Guard took down a Greek flag from an Aegean islet in a 'disputed area' that was reportedly raised by three Greeks on a speedboat on Friday.

Cyprus lodges formal complaint with the UN

On Saturday, Cyprus lodged a formal complaint with the United Nations against what it claims to be repeated "Turkish violations" of its airspace and maritime territory, and specifically noted that Turkish commercial aircraft have been using…

Greek sovereignty over islands and islets is indisputable

“We will not tolerate any challenges over the current status of the Aegean”, sources from the Hellenic Ministry of Foreign Affairs state and reiterate the country’s fixed position with regards to Turkey that “the respect of International…