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Tsipras-Mitsotakis Clash in Greek Parliament over Lawlessness

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and New Democracy Chief Kyriakos Mitsotakis exchanged strong words on Friday, after the latter accused the government of being responsible for...

Greece and Spain in Diplomatic Spat Over Catalonia

Greece called on Spain’s ambassador to Athens on Sunday to revoke statements  suggesting that the Greek government was not supportive of Spanish unity. The Spanish...

Tsipras in Parliament: Solid Growth for 2018

Speaking in Greek parliament on Friday, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was more optimistic than ever about the country's primary budget surplus in 2017, and...

Tsipras: Cost of Greek F-16s Upgrade to Reach 1.1 Billion Euros

Alexis Tsipras defended his government’s decision to upgrade the Greek F-16 fleet in a speech to parliament about his recent visit to the U.S.,...

Tsipras: Greece’s Surplus will be Distributed to Those in Need

Greece's surplus will be distributed to those most in need, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said during his speech at the 5th regional conference on...

ND Chief Mitsotakis: “Society Demands Greece to be a Normal Country”

"Society demands that Greece becomes a normal country," Kyriakos Mitsotakis said addressing the New Democracy Parliamentary Group on Wednesday, criticizing the SYRIZA-ANEL administration. "(Greek) citizens...

Former German FinMin: I Told Tsipras Why I Wish he Loses Election

Former German finance minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said that in 2014 he told Alexis Tsipras that he wishes him to lose in the 2015 election...

Tsipras and Bulgarian PM Present Rail Link Plan to EU Commission

On Friday, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov presented the Greece-Bulgaria agreement for the Sea To Sea rail link to...

Prime Minister Tsipras Proposes Five Measures to Tackle EU Migrant Crisis

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras proposed five measures to tackle migration and refugee flows on a European level, during his address at the two-day summit...

Political Repercussions of Trump-Tsipras Aircraft Deal Haunt Government

The F-16 aircraft upgrade deal between Alexis Tsipras and Donald Trump made in Washington; and allegedly costing about $2.4 billion, has caused a political...

Trump-Tsipras Meeting in White House Leaves Both Sides Satisfied

U.S. President Donald Trump said his country supports "responsible debt relief" for Greece, while Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said there is a "fruitful...

Debt-Ridden Greece to Spend $2.4bn Upgrading its F-16 Fighter Jet Fleet

The United States has approved the possible sale of more than 120 upgrade kits from Lockheed Martin to the Greeks for their F-16 fighter...

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