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Another Poll Shows New Democracy Leading in Voters’ Preference

New Democracy leads in yet another voting intention poll, this time being 8 percentage points ahead of SYRIZA, with leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis appearing more...

Prime Minister Attacks Opposition in Greek Parliament

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras launched a scathing attack against the opposition and the "old political system" in Greek Parliament. Tsipras chose the strategy "the best...

WSJ: Greece’s Economic Recovery Elusive

Economic recovery in Greece seems elusive, despite the optimistic forecasts of the country's government and foreign creditors, a Wall Street Journal report says. The International...

Education Minister Takes Back Accusations Against Church of Greece

Education Minister Nikos Filis on Monday took back his accusations against the Church of Greece for its role during the German occupation and the...

Why Is Greece Suffering? EC VP Dombrovskis Points Finger at Tsipras’ Populism

European Commission Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis said on Monday that Greece has had to go through tougher austerity than would otherwise have been required because...

SYRIZA Cabinet Discusses Prior Actions Required for Bailout Tranche

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his close aides and members of cabinet discussed the current review of Greece's program during a meeting on Monday....

Greek Education Minister: I Have Tsipras’ Support on Religious Studies Issue

Greece's Education Minister Nikos Filis said that he is not backing down on his decision to change religious study courses in Greek schools because...

Government Officials and Creditors Agree on Composition of New Privatization Fund

According to sources, creditors and Greek officials have reached an agreement regarding the composition of a new privatization fund. Reaching an agreement regarding the fund...

Welt: Germany to Take 6,000 Migrants Per Year from Greece and Italy

"Our goal is to stop irregular migration. So we will be accepting a few hundred refugees on a monthly basis," German Chancellor Angela Merkel made...

Two New Polls Show Greece’s Conservatives More Popular than Goverment

Two new opinion polls confirm that conservative New Democracy is presently more popular than leftist SYRIZA and that Alexis Tsipras' popularity is waning. The first...

Former Tsipras’ Partners Join Forces Against Austerity in Greece

Former SYRIZA minister Panagiotis Lafazanis and Alexis Tsipras' mentor Alekos Alavanos are to join forces in a new anti-euro, anti-austerity party. After leaving the ruling...

Greek PM Tsipras: Migration and Refugees Issue Needs Our Solidarity

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said that the management of the refugee and migration flows should not be considered a problem just for the...

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