Middle East

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras visits shut orthodox school in Turkey

Why the reopening of the religious school could help end a bitter dispute between Greece and Turkey.

North Macedonia

North Macedonia signs accord to join NATO amid Russian concerns

Russia accuses the West of 'destabilising' the Balkans by pushing Macedonia and Montenegro to join NATO.

North Macedonia signs accord to join NATO amid Russian concerns

Europe

Why turbulent Greek-Turkish ties are likely to worsen

Greece PM Tsipras's visit to Ankara receives criticism at home amid worsening of ties between the two countries.

Why turbulent Greek-Turkish ties are likely to worsen

Turkey

Turkey, Greece 'open' to dialogue to settle disputes

President Erdogan says Turkey expected more cooperation from Greece in extraditing soldiers linked to 2016 failed coup.

Erdogan: Turkey-Greece disputes can be resolved peacefully

Middle East

Territorial disputes to top agenda of Greece-Turkey talks

The two nations' tussle over oil and gas riches off the coast of Cyprus is also expected to be on the agenda.

Europe

Name row: Greece, North Macedonia have work cut out for them

The prickliest issues emanating from the name change to North Macedonia are cultural and will take time to carry out.

Name row: Greece, North Macedonia have work cut out for them

Europe

Greek rugby league struggle puts World Cup place under threat

Greece are on the verge of qualifying for their first-ever World Cup, but the Greek authorities could ruin their chances.

Cyprus

What to expect from the 2019 South EU Summit

Spain, Portugal, France, Malta, Italy, Greece and Cyprus will meet to discuss security, energy and migration.

What to expect from the 2019 South EU Summit

Greece

Greek parliament approves Macedonia's new name

Amid deep divisions, Greek parliament approves Macedonia name-change deal to end neighbours' protracted dispute.

Greek parliament approves Macedonia's new name

Greece

Thousands protest as Greek parliament delays Macedonia vote

Vote pushed back as high number of MPs ask to address parliament amid rising tensions over deal to end name dispute.

Thousands protest as Greek parliament delays Macedonia vote

North Macedonia

Greek parliament set for historic Macedonia name vote

Long-running dispute over identity and security reaches decisive moment, as Greek MPs vote on 'North Macedonia' name.

Greek parliament set for historic Macedonia name vote

Greece

Violent clashes in Athens over Macedonia name change

The name-change agreement is the result of a dispute between Macedonia and Greece that has lasted 27 years.

Thousands protest in Athens against Macedonia name change

Greece

Greek PM wins confidence vote, eyes Macedonia deal

Victory clears major obstacle for Greece's approval of a deal to end Macedonia name dispute.

Greek PM Alexis Tsipras wins confidence vote

Greece

Greek government splits over Macedonia name change

PM Tsipras calls confidence vote after defence minister resigns and withdraws party from coalition government.

Greek government splits over Macedonia name change

Europe

Greece's PM faces confidence vote after coalition ally quits

Alexis Tsipras left with six seats short of a majority after junior coalition partner resigns over deal to end decades-long dispute with Macedonia.