• Artem Hrachov Kamianets-Podilskyi National Ivan Ohiienko University, 61, Ohiienka Street, Kamianets-Podilskyi, 32300, Ukraine
Keywords: Great Britain, Greece, Foreign Office, First World War, Balkans, Macedonia, diplomacy, foreign policy


The article sheds light on British policy of bringing Greece into the First World War on Entente’s side. Interests of mutual cooperation between Greek political circles and Foreign Office, the course of negotiations about terms of Greek participation in the war, and requirements of the sides are analyzed. Factors that made an influence on Great Britain’s diplomacy are researched, namely: a danger of joining Ottoman Empire and Bulgaria to Central Powers after entering into the war by Greece in the first months of the conflict, an influence of Dardanelles operation on the positions of Greece and British diplomacy, an activity of French foreign service. Methods of British diplomacy, notably territorial compensations, financial assistance and bribery, were discovered


Hrachov, A. (2020). Greek Issue in British Foreign Policy (1914-1917). Mìžnarodnì zv’âzki Ukraïni: naukovì pošuki ì znahìdki – The International relations of Ukraine: scientific searches and findings, 29, 94-112 [in English].


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Hrachov, A. (2020). GREEK ISSUE IN BRITISH FOREIGN POLICY (1914-1917) . International Relations of Ukraine: Scientific Searches and Findings, (29), 94-112.