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Greek, Turkish ships face off in the Aegean, but no hostile engagement

Ekathimerini 24 Jul 2024
Greek and Turkish ships have not engaged in any hostile way, diplomatic sources have told Kathimerini. Greek and Turkish officials are in constant communication ...Scandalous remarks by Greek minister,” said daily Milliyet on its front page.

Santorini Official Sparks Outrage with Cruise Ship Warning

Greek City Times 24 Jul 2024
Santorini—A local official’s plea for residents to limit their movements due to an influx of cruise ship passengers has sparked outrage on the popular Greek island ... with Cruise Ship Warning 3.

Greek and Turkish Forces Mobilize Amidst Maritime Dispute

Greek City Times 24 Jul 2024
The situation intensified as Turkish vessels deployed just outside Greek territorial waters in response to the presence of the Italian ship ... Despite these developments, the Greek government has conveyed a message of calm and control.

ICS Mourns Passing of Former Chairman Spyros Polemis

The Maritime Executive 23 Jul 2024
Polemis, a pillar of Greek shipping and a past chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), has passed away ... He became head of London-based Seacrest Shipping, served as chairman of ...

Spyros Polemis passes away

Splash24/7 23 Jul 2024
The Greek owner, who ran Seacrest Shipping, served as chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) from 2006 to 2012 and had a long ...

“Continental shelf violation” sees Turkish and Greek naval ships arrive at Kasos

Famagusta Gazette 23 Jul 2024
After claiming a “continental shelf violation”, Turkey has dispatched warships off the coast of Kasos, just outside the Greek territorial waters, causing alarm in the region.

Turkish Navy, Provocative Rhetoric Raise Greece-Turkey Tension

Greek Reporter 23 Jul 2024
Initially, Turkey sent two frigates and a corvette, while only one Greek ship, a gunboat, was present. The arrival of two Turkish missile cutters prompted the appearance of a Greek frigate.

Greek MEPs elected to leadership positions in European Parliament committees

Ekathimerini 23 Jul 2024
According to public broadcaster ERT, Vozemberg thanked her colleagues and highlighted Greek interests, especially in shipping.Greek Solution’s Emmanouil Fragkos was elected fourth vice-chair on the subcommittee on Public Health.

Spyros M Polemis Dies at 86

MarineLink 23 Jul 2024
The Board of Directors of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) are deeply saddened by the death of Spyros M Polemis, who served as Chairman of ICS from 2006 to 2012 ... Union of Greek Shipowners.

Tensions rise again in the Aegean

Ekathimerini 23 Jul 2024
Initially Turkey sent two frigates and a corvette, while only one Greek ship, a gunboat, was present. The arrival of two Turkish missile cutters prompted the appearance of a Greek frigate.

You and the Law | Living on a cruise ship in retirement

Times Standard 23 Jul 2024
I asked his advice for anyone curious about buying into a residential ship ... If your ship makes a repeat circuit – the Caribbean, Greek Islands, Western European countries – how many times do you want to visit the same places over and over again?.

The Greek islands are grappling with a water crisis as tourist season kicks into gear

CNN 23 Jul 2024
The Greek Islands, known for their idyllic towns, rugged landscapes ... Earlier this month, the Greek Navy and defense ministry sent ships carrying water to the island to meet the community’s basic needs.

Greek shipping stalwart and ex-ICS chairman Spyros M Polemis dies

Tradewinds 22 Jul 2024
A senior member of one of Greece’s best-known shipping families, with ...

From The Past Pages Of Dawn: 1974: Fifty Years Ago: Greek convoy routed

Dawn 22 Jul 2024
Ships of the Greek and Turkish Navies clashed near the port, the sources added ... said that the Turkish Forces had prevented a Greek landing at Paphos, the birthplace of [Cypriot] President Archbishop Makarios.

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