Greek and Egyptian foreign ministers to discuss bilateral relations and regional issues in Athens

Greek Foreign Minister George Gerapetritis will meet with his Egyptian counterpart Sameh Shoukry in Athens on Monday at noon. Following the talks between the delegations, the two ministers will address the press at 1.15 p.m.

Nine Egyptians to stand trial over deadly shipwreck

Almost a year after the deadly shipwreck some 80 kilometers southwest of the town of Pylos in southern Greece, nine Egyptians will stand trial on Tuesday before a criminal appeal court in Kalamata.

According to the indictment, they allegedly took turns piloting the vessel, or were tasked with maintaining order. Two harbor guards have been named as witnesses.

Turkey’s Erdogan says US, Europe not doing enough to pressure Israel into Gaza truce

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that the United States and European countries were not doing enough to pressure Israel to agree a ceasefire in Gaza, after Palestinian militant group Hamas' move to accept a truce proposal.