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  • Photo by Andrea Bonetti/Fosphotos New attempt to get Cyprus talks back on track

    PoliticsForeign Policy

    Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades is to meet with United Nations Secretary General Antonio Gutteres in New York on Wednesday in an apparent move to seek ways for the stalled talks to begin again soon.

  • Photo by MacroPolis Kotzias visit to Washington still leaves some doubts about US stance

    PoliticsForeign Policy

    A trip by Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias to Washington this week provided an opportunity for the Greek government to exchange views with the US administration but did not necessarily clear up the doubts about Washington’s stance on a range of issues that are of particular interest to Athens.

  • Photo by Andrea Bonetti/Fosphotos All-round concern about Greek-Turkish tension in run-up to referendum

    PoliticsForeign Policy

    Diplomatic sources and analysts are concerned about a possible escalation of tension in the Aegean as Turkey heads for a referendum on April 16 that would pave the way for the introduction of an executive presidency to replace the existing parliamentary system and the abolition of the office of Prime Minister among other institutional changes.

  • Optimism in Athens as Cyprus talks move into delicate phase

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    The Cyprus issue has entered a critical phase ahead of a new round of talks between Cyprus President Nikos Anastasiades and Turkish-Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci in Mont Pelerin, Switzerland, this coming Sunday.

  • Photo by Andrea Bonetti/Fosphotos Athens digests Trump victory, sees economic complications

    PoliticsForeign Policy

    The Greek government is digesting the unexpected result of the US elections, which is particularly inopportune for Athens as the current US President Barack Obama is due to visit Greece next week.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Lavrov visit yields little for Athens, which denies Iranian bank veto

    PoliticsForeign Policy

    Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov's visit to Athens this week did not produce any concrete results even though the Greek government had been expecting at least a positive sign with regards to the prospects of a bilateral cooperation in the energy sector.

  • Photo via US State Dept http://www.state.gov/ Broad agenda for Kerry's visit to Athens

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    US Secretary of State, John Kerry is expected in Athens on Friday, some three weeks after his scheduled visit to Greece on November 14 was postponed due to an extraordinary meeting on the Syrian crisis in Vienna.

  • Photo by David Gibson via Flickr https://flic.kr/p/oATenb Greece changing direction on energy policy, warms to US-backed projects

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    Following a meeting with his Bulgarian counterpart Daniel Mitov in Athens on Wednesday, Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias commented that “the world is changing and energy sources are changing,” which appears to be confirmation of the Greek government’s switch in energy policy.

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