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Varoufakis: Tsipras Warned Me of a Goudi Coup

Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis said that Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras warned him that if he doesn't succumb to creditors' demands in the...

Varoufakis: Syriza became a light version of Samaras’ policies

Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis says in his new book that the SYRIZA administration accepted the creditors' memoranda and turned into a light...

Yanis Varoufakis: ‘EU Anniversary is Nothing to Celebrate’

At the 60th anniversary summit of the European Union, European leaders celebrated the signing of the Declaration of Rome. Simultaneously the former right hand to...

Varoufakis, Die Linke MEP Reveal Request to ECB for Information on 2015 Closure of...

Regarding the events in 2015 that led to a bank holiday and capital controls in Greece on his watch, the country's former finance minister...

Varoufakis Calls on PM Tspiras to Ditch Bailout Restructuring

Yanis Varoufakis wrote in an op-ed in Efimerida ton Syntakton on Saturday. The former finance minister called on Prime Minister Alexis Tspiras to adopt...

Varoufakis: Western Democracies Need a ‘New Deal’ (video)

Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis returned to the news on Wednesday with an interview with BBC where he expressed the view that western...

Varoufakis: German FinMin Decided to Topple the Previous Greek Government

Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis claimed that German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble told him that he essentially toppled the Antonis Samaras government in...

Varoufakis: U.S. President’s Visit to Greece was Meaningless

The U.S. President's visit to Greece was meaningless, said Greece's former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis, commenting on Barack Obama's visit to Athens on Tuesday. The...

EU Finance Commissioner: Varoufakis Was a Narcissist Who Cannibalized Discussions

Yanis Varoufakis disliked the Eurogroup president, refused to negotiate and caused Greece to lose six precious months," writes EU Commissioner for financial affairs, Pierre...

Cases Filed Against Varoufakis, Two Health Ministers Sent to Greek Parliament

Greek prosecutors on Thursday forwarded to parliament three case files against two current ministers and former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis. The file against Varoufakis sent...

Varoufakis Rejects Reports there were any Thoughts of Printing New Currency During his Term

Economist and former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis rejected press reports that he had any intention of printing a new currency during his term as...
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Opposition Parties Call for Inquiry Into Varoufakis Overstepping Authority

Claims that Greece's former finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis overstepped his authority while serving office and referred to his country as "bankrupt" are resulting in...

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