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Athens Hosts Mediterranean EU Member-states Meeting in September

Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has called for a conference of the Mediterranean EU Member-states on September 9 in Athens. According to the Greek newspaper...

Germany Still Refusing to Pay Billions of Euros in War Reparations to Greece

On Tuesday Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras renewed his commitment to pursuing German war reparations from World War II, stating that the Greek government...

Greek Government to Recruit 20,000 Civil Servants

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras looks to make changes to the constitution as well as initiate a hiring spree of some 20,000 civil servants over the...

Parliament Prepares for Second Bailout Review and Tsipras Makes Plans for New Referendums

According to sources as Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has a busy agenda set in place for the spring of 2017 as he is planning...

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...

Erdogan Thanks Tsipras for Stand on Failed Coup as They Discuss the Fate of...

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had telephone contact with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday night at the request of the latter. The Turkish...

Greek Support for Nice: Flags at Half Mast, Buildings Lit With Colors of French...

  To express solidarity for France in the aftermath of the attack, Greek flags on all public buildings in the country will fly at half-mast...

New Democracy Calls for ‘truth and transparency’ of Tsipras’ Role in Plan X

New Democracy, Greece’s conservative opposition party, has once again called for a parliamentary inquiry into the specific events that lead up to the country’s...

Tsipras, Obama Discuss Economic Reforms at NATO Summit

Greek Prime Minister Tsipras met with US President Obama at the NATO summit on Saturday, the White House has reported. The meeting between the two...

Plan B Causes Uproar: Did Tsipras-Varoufakis Work With Galbraith for Grexit?

A political storm was fueled a year after the Greek referendum with the release of American economist James Galbraith's book about Plan B for...

Tsipras Meets with Party Leaders on Electoral Reforms

Greece's Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras, will be meeting with party leaders to discuss electoral reforms this Sunday. The proposed changes to the electoral law that Tsipras...

Christine Lagarde Sends Letter to Greek PM over Wikileaks IMF “Disaster”

IMF managing director Christine Lagarde sent a letter to Greek PM Alexis Tsipras regarding an IMF staff conversation that was leaked and described that...