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Greek PM Inaugurates New Paros Airport

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras inaugurated the new Paros airport at noon on Friday, with Paronaxia Metropolitan Kallinikos sanctifying the project with holy water. "This...

New Bill Allows Unlimited Spending on Trips of Top Greek Government Officials

A new amendment voted by the ruling coalition says that when a top government official travels, all accompanying parties will be staying at the...

Nobody Listening to PM’s ‘Pompous Pronouncements,’ ND’s Koumoutsakos Says

The countdown for Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his government had begun and nothing that he says or does will now be able...

Snap Eelections in Greece Possible, says Eurasia Group

The government's proposal for revision of the Constitution is a political move that might lead to early elections in Greece, says a Eurasia Group...

Greek PM Introduces Seven Pillars of the Government’s Social Policy

The old political establishment has left the social majority unprotected in the economic crisis, said Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras addressing the meeting of the...

Government Rejects ND Proposal for Inquiry Into 3rd Memorandum

The proposal to set up a Parliamentary Examination Committee to probe into the events that led to Greece signing the third bailout agreement (memorandum)...

Government Presents Proposals for Constitutional Review

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras presented the Radical Left Coalition (SYRIZA) government's position on the new constitution ahead of planned reforms. He invited party...

Tsipras: A New Constitution will be a Milestone for Greece

"The 24th of July is a milestone for democracy," Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in his message for the 42nd anniversary of the post-Junta...

179 MPs Vote in Favor of Election Law, But SYRIZA Fails to Pass 200-Vote...

  The Greek government was strategically defeated on the matter of pushing through a draft bill to introduce a proportional representative electoral system without the...

Tsipras-Lew Agree on Debt Relief and Greece’s Role as ‘Pillar of Stability’

During a meeting in Athens on Thursday, Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and visiting U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew agreed on the...

Greece Between Rock and Hard Place on Extradition of Turkish Soldiers

The Greek government is under tremendous pressure regarding the eight Turkish soldiers who sought asylum in Greece, as Ankara wants them extradited and the...

PM Tsipras: We Hope That Normalcy Will Be Restored in Turkey

Developments in Turkey dominated the brief dialogue between Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and the president of the Democratic Socialists Movement George Papandreou on camera...