Ετικέτα: Germany

French-Greek alliance in the works - German pressure and the missed opportunity with the USA

 (transnational agreement, official announcement, or simple declaration of intent) and aspects of the mutual military assistance clause. Although the new agreement is essentially based on...

Germany-Turkey: Confirming a timeless geopolitical romance

Berlin's persistent attempt to prevent effective sanctions against Turkey (due to its refusal to withdraw the Oruc Reis) brings back to the fore the...

The Greek-Turkish crisis at a dangerous impasse

Contacts with foreign mediators present a picture of the failure of most versions of a quick and peaceful solution to the Greek-Turkish crisis or,...

"Blue Homeland" the Turkish version of the German expansionist Lebensraum

The outcome of the extraordinary meeting of EU foreign ministers, during which Germany did not agree to the publication of the joint statement proposed...

Macron and Merkel are looking for common ground, but the rift is widening

Emmanuel Macron welcomes Angela Merkel today at the Breganson Tower, the official summer residence of the current President of France, located just outside Toulouse....

Debts to Germany, Berlin's ace up the sleeve

For those who do not want to hide behind their finger, it is obvious that Greece has been dealing with another tough geopolitical rival...

Greece between Scylla and Charybdis

Greece is sailing between Scylla and Charybdis. Between Turkey's aggression to revise international law defining land and sea borders and the resurgence of a...

What is the price for de-escalation?

For a few days now the signs for a de-escalation on the Greek-Turkish front were apparent. German mediation, and secondarily US mediation brought about...

Why Germany targeted Greek shipowners

In the last decade, Germany became one of the countries with the largest privately owned merchant fleets in the world. Specifically, it was in...

Revealed: The message Athens sent to Erdogan during the German tripartite meeting.

It's an indisputable fact that the constant and constantly escalating Turkish expansionist pressure is causing irritation and haphazard moves on the part of Athens. One...