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World - Region
1/6/2024 11:38:08 AM
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken discusses the Israeli war on Gaza with Turkey's leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday before flying to Crete to address Greek worries about the looming sale of US fighter jets to Ankara.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
3/11/2023 10:05:31 PM
A Greek court in Crete sentenced a 45-year-old Egyptian man on Wednesday to 280 years in prison for human trafficking and smuggling migrants into Greece after he participated in the steering of a boat that was transporting migrants from Libya to Greece.

World - Region
11/22/2022 7:11:02 PM
A dilapidated fishing boat crammed with hundreds of migrants that lost its steering and had been drifting in the Mediterranean Sea south of the Greek island of Crete has been successfully towed to port, Greek authorities said Tuesday.

World - Region
11/22/2022 2:58:00 PM
A boat believed to be carrying hundreds of migrants was towed to safety Tuesday to the Greek island of Crete after a dramatic rescue complicated by near gale-force winds, the coastguard said.

Egypt - Society
11/21/2022 10:57:15 AM
Many residents in northern Egypt, including in Delta cities and Greater Cairo felt tremors early on Monday as a strong 5.6 magnitude earthquake struck off the Greek island of Crete with no reports of casualties or damage.

World - International
10/15/2022 2:53:30 PM
A man was found dead and two others were missing on Saturday after torrential rain brought major flooding to the Greek island of Crete, emergency workers said.

Egypt - Society
10/2/2022 11:58:20 AM
An earthquake measuring 5.26 on the Richter scale hit Sunday south of the Mediterranean Greek island of Crete, approximately 430 kilometres north of Egypt’s Marsa Matrouh, the National Research Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics (NRIAG) announced.

Egypt - Society
12/29/2021 12:13:52 PM
A 5.9-magnitude earthquake hit the island of Crete earlier Wednesday, said chairman of the National Research Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics (NRIAG) Gad El-Qadi, adding that the jolt was felt in Egypt.

World - International
12/26/2021 8:02:00 PM
A 5.2-magnitude earthquake has jolted Greece's southern islands, but no damage or casualties have been reported so far.

Egypt - Society
10/12/2021 1:20:47 PM
Egypt’s National Research Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics (NRIAG) recorded on Tuesday a 6.4-magnitude earthquake south of Crete island, 314 km north of Egypt’s Marsa Matrouh governorate at 11:24 am.

World - International
10/12/2021 1:17:14 PM
A strong earthquake has jolted the Greek island of Crete, three weeks after another temblor killed a man on the island and damaged hundreds of buildings.

Egypt - Society
9/27/2021 10:20:21 PM

World - International
9/27/2021 12:02:23 PM
A strong earthquake struck the Greek island of Crete early Monday, killing a man who was working in a church that collapsed and injuring nine others.

World - Region
7/23/2021 7:31:55 PM
Greek and Turkish coast guards are searching for at least eight people who remained missing after a boat carrying 45 migrants sank off the coast of Crete, officials said on Friday

World - Region
9/19/2020 6:00:00 AM

World - International
9/14/2020 10:28:11 PM
The Greek coast guard said three died, 53 have been saved and efforts continued deep into the evening to locate other people who might be in the water.

World - International
8/24/2020 1:56:36 PM
The discovery of major natural gas deposits in waters surrounding Cyprus and the Greek island of Crete has triggered a scramble for energy riches and revived old regional rivalries

World - Region
8/11/2020 11:38:22 AM
Marine tracking on Tuesday located the vessel southeast of the island of Crete. It is escorted by a Turkish navy flotilla and shadowed by Greek warships

Egypt - Politics
5/2/2020 5:34:13 PM
The earthquake’s magnitude was recorded at 2:51 pm local time around 200 km north of Egypt’s Marsa Matrouh

World - International
5/2/2020 4:39:20 PM

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