Relaxed about Brexit? Brits on Greek island shielded from exit anxiety

So far, Britain’s fast approaching departure from the European Union has not changed the status of Corfu as a favorite holiday destination. Local hotel owner Claire Harris says bookings from Britain are better than last year. And Linda Kontomares, a pub manager, says she believes Brexit is unlikely to affect her business.

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Frontex mission rescues children off coast of Lesbos island

The Portuguese Maritime Police team on a mission to the Greek island of Lesbos rescue 34 migrants, including 20 children as part of a Frontex mission named Operation Poseidon in support of the Greek Coast Guard.

Top EU conservative slams Greece over Venezuela

Manfred Weber, the conservative candidate for the EU’s top job, claims the Greek government has blocked European initiatives to try and resolve the Venezuelan crisis.

Greek PM Tsipras meets Greek Oxthodox Patriarch in Istanbul

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras meets Greek Oxthodox Patriarch Bartholomew of Constaninople in Istanbul. Tsipras earlier met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday for talks to ease tensions over bilateral disputes and the long-running Cyprus problem. Tsipras is the first Greek premier to visit Turkey in six years. IMAGES of Tsipras arriving and meeting with Greek Oxthodox Patriarch Bartholomew of Constaninople, and of the religious service

Greek PM meets Turkish President for talks to ease tensions

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras meets Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for talks to ease tensions over bilateral disputes and the long-running Cyprus problem. IMAGES of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras meeting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Austrian Chancellor welcomes Republic of Northern Macedonia PM

Chancellor of Austria Sebastian Kurz welcomes the Prime Minister of the Republic of Northern Macedonia in Vienna. Zaev’s trip comes just days after Greek lawmakers voted to approve a deal that entails the renaming of the country to “Northern Macedonia”, settling a decades-old dispute. IMAGES of the handshake between Zoran Zaev and Sebastian Kurz