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September 3 Marks 41st Anniversary of PASOK in Greek Politics

On September 3, 1974 Andreas Papandreou formed the Panhellenic Socialist Movement (PASOK), the party that ruled for 20 years and marked post-dictatorship politics in...

What Tsipras Had Stated About the Greek Referendum in 2011

Although Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has already called for a referendum on whether Greece should accept the creditors' demands, the SYRIZA leader had a different opinion...

Greek Investigator’s Report Finds Evidence of Plot Against Former PM’s Life, ‘Silver Drachma’ Plan

Evidence pointing to international espionage, a plot to murder former Greek Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis and a 2012 plan for Greece's exit from the euro...

PASOK Elects Fofi Gennimata as 5th Party President

Fofi Gennimata was elected as the 5th PASOK President with 51% of the votes. The election took place during the party's 10th conference. On Sunday...

Former Greek PM George Papandreou Denies Divorce Rumors

Former Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou has denied rumors that he and his wife Ada have decided to get a divorce after 26 years of...

Greek Court: Former FinMin Papakonstantinou Guilty of Misdemeanor, Not Felony

Greek Former Finance Minister of George Papandreou’s PASOK administration between October 2009 and June 2011, Giorgos Papakonstantinou, was found guilty by an Athens Court...

Greek Parliament Speaker Questions Validity of Past Bill Voting

Tabling bills under emergency procedures -- a practice abused in the last parliamentary period -- will not be repeated in this Parliament, nor can...

Former Financial Crime Squad Chief Allegedly Falsified ‘Lagarde List’

Former head of Financial Crime Squad (SDOE) and public prosecutor Yiannis Diotis is accused by former finance minister Giorgos Papakonstantinou that he is responsible...

Former PM Papandreou Sends Letters to Greece’s Creditors Asking for Agreement

Former Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou sent a letter to all representatives of the European Union, the European Central Bank and the International Monetary...

Former Greek PM Will Take Legal Action Over ‘Lagarde List’ Allegations

Former Prime Minister George Papandreou threatened legal action on Tuesday against anyone reproducing excerpts from a forthcoming book by former HSBC employee Herve Falciani,...

Greek Politicians Fight for a Better Office in Parliament Building

After the war between parties during the campaign, a new war has started among Greek politicians over who will get a better office in...

Greek Election Result a ‘Heavy Defeat’ for PASOK and its Leader

PASOK leader Evangelos Venizelos on Thursday addressed a joint meeting of the party’s new parliamentary group and political council, and referred to the...