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Germany Turns to the Right: What does the Election Μean for Greece?

The election results in the German elections on Sunday confirmed the Greek government's worst fears. Athens is putting on a brave face, but the reality...

Greek Politicians Congratulate Merkel for her Victory in the German Elections

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras congratulated Angela Merkel on her election victory on Sunday, with a message that he posted on Twitter. "Congratulations to Angela Merkel...

Potential Merkel Gov’t Ally Proposes Greek Debt Relief in Exchange for Grexit

In an interview with Bloomberg, Christian Lindner, the pro-market German Free Democrats party (FDP) leader and potential partner in Angela Merkel's next government, proposes...

Angela Merkel Appears Optimistic About Growth in Greece

German Chancellor Angela Merkel held a traditional summer news conference on Tuesday, just less than a month before Germany's Sept. 24 federal election, and...

Merkel: “Unfair” for Greece and Italy to Carry the Burden of Refugee Crisis Alone

In an interview with the Welt am Sonntag newspaper on Sunday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel stood by her policies on the refugee crisis in...

Yet Again, Merkel Rules out a Greek Debt “Haircut”

Speaking to German media, Chancellor Angela Merkel, once more, ruled-out a haircut of the Greek debt. She said that under no circumstances could there be...

Stop Targeting the Greeks, says Merkel in First Pre-Election Rally

Chancellor Angela Merkel kicked off her re-election campaign on Saturday with a plea to European solidarity and the values that govern the European Union. Speaking...

Macron-Merkel: We Didn’t Talk About Greece and That Is Good

The fact that Greece was not on the Summit agenda has relieved a series of leaders with the President of France Emmanuel Macron saying...

Germany’s Social Democrats Seek Parliamentary Debate on Greece’s €8.5bln Loan

Germany's parliamentary budget committee is to discuss paying the next tranche of aid to Greece next week and must decide if the disbursement needs...

Greek Official Says ‘We are Far From a Solution at Tomorrow’s Eurogroup Meeting’

A Greek government official expressed pessimism in reference to the upcoming eurozone finance minister's meeting on Thursday. Commenting to Athens-Macedonia news agency, the anonymous...

Tsipras Meets with Trump, Merkel, Macron and Other Leaders on NATO Sidelines

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras held a series of brief meetings with world leaders on the sidelines of the NATO summit in Brussels, which was...

Tsipras, Merkel Agree on the Need to Find a Solution on the Greek Debt...

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed in a telephone conversation that a solution to the Greek debt issue is...

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