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Greece, Azerbaijan may expand customs co-op

Greece does not eliminate the possibility of signing an agreement on customs cooperation with Azerbaijan in the future, Head of the International Relations Department of the Greek Customs Administration
Azernews: December 1, 2014

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew welcomes Pope Francis to Istanbul

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew on Saturday welcomed Pope Francis at the Ataturk International airport in Istanbul for a two-day visit.
November 30, 2014

Russia tests new sub-launched missile

Russia has successfully tested a new submarine-launched intercontinental missile designed to carry nuclear warheads.
November 30, 2014

Pope Francis receives ‘Ottoman gifts’ in Turkey

Turkish authorities presented two Ottoman-themed gifts to Pope Francis during the first day of the pontiff’s historic visit to Turkey.
Free Press Journal: November 29, 2014

Pope’s Turkish visit blighted by Erdogan’s comments

Those from outside Muslim world ‘like seeing us, our children, die’, says president
Irish Times: November 29, 2014

Turkish Cypriot leader announces candidacy for 2015 election

Turkish Cypriot President Derviş Eroğlu has thrown his hat into the ring by announcing that he will run as an independent candidate in the country’s presidential election to be held in April 2015.
Hurriyet Daily News: November 29, 2014

Pope visits Istanbul amid tight security

Pope Francis arrived in Istanbul on Saturday following his visit to Ankara, amid tight security measures against any possible radical attacks.
Xinhua: November 29, 2014

The Greek Orthodox Church under Ottoman rule

Following the fall of Constantinople, the Greek Orthodox Church was both protected and restricted by the decrees of Fatih Sultan Mehmed
NFL News and Rumors: November 29, 2014

Turkey and Greece support restart of Cyprus talks

Turkey and Greece are supportive for the restart of negotiations between Turkish and Greek Cypriots on how to reunify the divided eastern Mediterranean island, the two countries' top diplomats have said.
Daily Sabah: November 29, 2014

Pope Francis begins Turkey visit

The Vatican says Pope Francis aims to strengthen ties with Muslim leaders during a three-day visit to Turkey that begins Friday.
November 28, 2014