COMMENT Cyprus Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades speaks during his meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May at 10 Downing Street in London, Tuesday.

Sacrificing Cyprus for Erdogan?


Despite the efforts of the international community to convey a message of optimism over the prospect of a Cyprus peace deal, the past few days have seen increasing concern among Greek Cypriot officials, as well as in talks on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly.


Safeguarding institutions

The Council of State, the country’s highest administrative court, is one of Greece’s most important institutions. It has succeeded in maintaining its independence on many difficult occasions in our history.


A picture of decay

The recent destruction of historical monuments in the center of the Greek capital gives rise to feelings of sadness and anger.


Fortress Reason


The mini-summit of states on the so-called Balkan migration route and the United Nations General Assembly both fell short of bringing about meaningful change regarding the universal problem of migration.


Useful conclusions

The recent developments regarding the country’s broadcasting licenses ended up following the same old well-worn path.



Police seeking Ben Needham on Kos find ancient graves

Members of the South Yorkshire Police and a Greek search team are seen Thursday on the site of an excavation on Kos launched as part of a renewed investigation into the disappearance of Ben Needham, a 21-month-old British toddler who went missing in 1991 on the island while on holiday with his family. Police said Thursday that they had found evidence of "decomposition" but could not determine whether it was human. Meanwhile local reports indicated that the police search had unearthed ancient graves. [Eurokinissi]