Golden Dawn MP’s Immunity Lifted Again

The Greek Parliament, by an overwhelming vote of 205-3, voted to again lift the immunity of the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party MP and spokesman...

Anti-Terror Raid Nets Weapons Cache

A police raid on an apartment in the anarchist stronghold of Exarchia in central Athens led to the discovery iof a large amount of...

Greek Tax Cheat Breaks Withdrawn

After hostile reaction, the Greek government said it would not go ahead with plans to give tax cheats an 80 percent discount on fines...

Papaconstantinou Relatives Won’t Testify

The relatives of former Finance Minister George Papaconstantinou, whose names were deleted from a list of 2,062 Greeks with $1.95 billion in secret deposits...

Dendias Takes Swipe At Golden Dawn

In a transparent shot at the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party accused by critics of leading assaults on immigrants, Greek Public Order Minister Nikos Dendias...

Tsochatzopoulos Says Conviction Was Political

As he awaits trial on more serious charges of money-laundering and embezzling as much as one billion euros ($1.3 billion) from contracts he awarded,...

Proton Bank Suspect Fled As Priest

Petros Kyriakides, one of the principals wanted in connection with corruption that forced the government to take over the Proton Bank, fled Greece dressed...

High-Level Corruption Sentences Surprise Greeks

Greece's recent crackdown on corruption has led to a life sentence for a former mayor and an eight-year term for a former defence minister....

Metal Busts of Kazantzakis, El Greco Stolen

Scavengers roaming Greek streets and even tearing apart buildings in search of copper – in one case trying to take down an entire bridge...

Greece Starts Sweep Of Drug Addicts

A roundup of 132 drug users by the government has upset critics, including coalition partner Democratic Left (DIMAR) and opposition party Coalition of the...

Greek Crisis Cuts Bribe Demands Too

Greece's crushing economic crisis is so bad that even the corrupt are asking for smaller and fewer bribes. The percentage of Greek households asked...

Greece Charges 3 Ex-Ministers For Hiding Wealth

Greece's intensified crackdown on corruption, which has already led to  life sentence for a former mayor and eight years in jail for a former...

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