Greece and parts of Cyprus have been added to Scotland’s quarantine list.
Rescue teams have saved two girls from the wreck of their collapsed apartment building in the Turkish city of Izmir, three days after an earthquake.
The death toll has risen after a strong earthquake struck in the Aegean Sea between the Turkish coast and the Greek island of Samos, with officials saying least 26 people are dead and more than 800 have been injured.
A strong earthquake has struck in the Aegean Sea between the Turkish coast and the Greek island of Samos, killing at least 19 people and injuring hundreds amid collapsed buildings and flooding, officials said.
A strong earthquake has struck in the Aegean Sea between the Turkish coast and the Greek island of Samos, collapsing buildings in the city of Izmir in western Turkey and killing at least six people.
A strong earthquake has struck between the Turkish coast and the Greek island of Samos, collapsing several buildings in Turkey’s western Izmir province and causing some damage in Samos.
Nato Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says Greece and Turkey are going to cancel war games scheduled for next week on each other’s national holidays.
Travellers to Scotland from Italy, San Marino and the Vatican will soon have to self-isolate for 14 days after arrival.
A Greek court sentenced the leadership of the extreme-right Golden Dawn party to 13 years in prison on Wednesday, imposing the near-maximum penalty for running a criminal organisation blamed for numerous violent hate crimes.
Greece has accused Turkey of undermining efforts to ease a crisis over eastern Mediterranean drilling rights.
Five Greek islands have been added to the Government’s quarantine exemption list, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said.
David Beckham stepped up when his country needed him on October 6 in 2001 to score a last-gasp free kick which salved a 2-2 draw against Greece and booked England’s place at the 2002 World Cup.
Microsoft has announced plans to build three data centre sites in greater Athens, providing a badly needed investment of up to one billion US dollars (£772m) to the Greek economy which has been hammered by the pandemic.
Quarantine restrictions are increasingly likely to be imposed on travellers arriving in the UK from Italy, mainland Greece and Sweden, new figures suggest.
Greece and Turkey have agreed to safety measures aimed at preventing stand-offs between their warships and military aircraft in the Mediterranean Sea from breaking out into open conflict, Nato said.
Health inspectors in Greece say an emergency docking order for a cruise ship near Athens can be lifted after crew members suspected of being infected with Covid-19 tested negative.
Health inspectors in Greece are carrying out additional Covid-19 tests on crew members of a cruise ship with more than 1,500 people on board, ordering the ship to stop at a testing area at the country’s largest port near Athens.
Mainland Greece could be removed from the Government’s quarantine-exemption list this week, figures suggest.
Two people have died and another has been reported missing in the central Greek region of Thessaly after a storm pounded parts of the country overnight.
Greek authorities launched a large search and rescue operation on Friday following a distress call from a vessel carrying dozens of migrants, which was caught in a powerful storm that lashed western Greece with hurricane-force winds and heavy rain.
A Greek police operation is under way on the island of Lesbos to move thousands of migrants and refugees left homeless after a fire destroyed their overcrowded camp into a new facility on the island.
A second fire in Greece’s notoriously overcrowded Moria migrant camp destroyed nearly everything that had been spared in the original blaze, Greece’s migration ministry said Thursday, leaving thousands more people in need of emergency housing.
Greek firefighters backed by water-dropping aircraft are battling a string of wildfires near Athens and in other parts of the country.
Fire has swept through Greece’s largest refugee camp, which had been placed under Covid-19 lockdown, leaving more than 12,000 migrants in emergency need of shelter on the island of Lesbos.
Aviation industry leaders have urged the Government to commit to a coronavirus testing regime for international arrivals, after a new regional approach to England’s quarantine policy was announced.
EasyJet has announced it is cutting flights following the Government’s decision to impose quarantine restrictions for seven Greek islands.
England is to start applying a regional approach to its quarantine policy for international arrivals, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said.
Activists have set up thousands of chairs outside the German parliament in Berlin to underline their calls to take in migrants from an overcrowded camp on a Greek island.
Divisions in the UK are set to be laid bare with people returning from Portugal to Scotland facing a 14-day quarantine but not those returning to England and Northern Ireland.
The Transport Secretary has acknowledged that varying advice for quarantining when arriving in different UK nations from abroad “creates confusion”, amid holidaymakers’ calls for clarity.