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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)...

Turkish PM Gives Greek Cypriots a ‘Last Chance’ for UN Peace Talks

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim issued a warning to Cyprus regarding UN-led reunification talks. He demanded that Greek Cypriots be more constructive regarding a solution following the...

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...

Greek Gov’t Takes Back Property Tax on Parcels

The Greek government has been forced to make some changes in the single property tax (ENFIA) in order to prevent citizens' reactions and inner-party...

Fire Raging on Chios Island, Villages Evacuated

A large fire that broke out early Monday morning is raging on Chios island destroying a forest and putting in danger nearby villages that...

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...

One Greek Among the Dead of the Munich Attack

Greek authorities have confirmed that a Greek national was among the nine people killed during an attack at Olympia shopping mall, in Munich, on Friday. The perpetrator...

8 Turkish Army Suspected Coup Plotters Transferred to Athens Olympic Village

The eight Turkish officials implicated for having taken part in the attempted coup in their country before escaping to Greece were sentenced to two...

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...

Greek Court Sentences 8 Turkish Army Officials to 2 Months in Prison for ‘Illegal...

A Greek court sentenced the eight Turkish army officials who fled to Greece aboard a Turkish military helicopter in the wake of an attempted...

U.S. Treasury Secretary: Greek Debt Must Soon be Rendered Sustainable

US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew on Thursday in a meeting with Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said that the Greek debt must be soon rendered...

Greek Budget Report: Economic Recovery Not Visible Yet

Greek Parliament's quarterly report points to growth prospects to follow the completion of the first review and "additional bailout." The report states that development...