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Imia Islets

Imia is a pair of two greek small uninhabited islets in the Aegean Sea, situated between the Greek island chain of the Dodecanese and Turkey.

George Koumoutsakos: No grey zones in the Aegean

In a new statement on the latest developments in relations with Ankara, main opposition New Democracy shadow foreign minister Giorgos Koumoutsakos on Wednesday accused Turkey showing utter disregard for international law and good neighbour relations through its provocative statements about the Imia islets.

ND’s Kikilias reacts on Turkish Foreign ministry’ statement

It is "the first time that the Turkish government is claiming Turkish sovereignty at Imia islets through a foreign ministry statement," Vassilis Kikilias, shadow defence minister for main opposition New Democracy (ND), said on Wednesday, in…

Second flight over Imia by Turkish helicopter

A Turkish AB-412 military helicopter flew over Imia islet complex for a second time on Friday, at 9.41 and at an altitude of 800 feet. Earlier, another Turkish helicopter flew over the same islet complex at an altitude of 100 feet at 07.59,…

Turkish helicopter flies over Imia; infringes on Athens FIR

A Turkish AB-412 military helicopter flew over the Imia islet complex at an altitude of 100 feet on Friday at 07.59, infringing on the Athens Flight Information Region (FIR). The helicopter left the Athens FIR a few minutes later, according…