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Greek Government Continues to Worry About Intention of Visegrad Group Over Borders

The Greek government has asked to have an explicit commitment from Europe’s leaders that the borders will not be sealed off prior to the...

Closing Borders to the Balkans Would Trigger a ‘Major Humanitarian Crisis’ in Greece, Says...

Greece's Migration Minister Yannis Mouzalas said that if the plan of the Visegrad states -- the Czech Republic, Poland, Hungary and Slovakia -- goes...

Greek Island of Lesvos: Peace Symbol Made from Refugee Life Jackets

Volunteers from various non-governmental organizations located on the Greek island of Lesvos sent their own New Year message in a unique fashion. They collected...

Martin Schulz: Difficult Times Ahead for Greece

Martin Schulz, the President of the European Parliament called for people to respect Sunday's NO vote in the referendum, but also expressed his pessimism regarding Greece's future and warned of...

Varoufakis to NYTimes: ‘I am Terrified of the Greek Crisis’

A new article about Yanis Varoufakis, the "pugnacious economist" with the sardonic smile who has been screaming of the dangers of a humanitarian crisis in...

Piraeus Bank Writes Off Debts Under €20,000 for Poverty-Stricken Greeks

Piraeus Bank, one of the four major Greek banks, has decided to write off debts of up to 20,000 euros and freeze debts from...

EU Commission President Juncker: I’m Still Worried About Greece

Yet another concern was expressed by the European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker regarding Greece's track on reforms. As he characteristically said, Athens needs to...

Greek Parliament Adopts Anti-Poverty Law Despite EU Row

The Greek Parliament has passed a SYRIZA-proposed draft law to address the country's long-standing humanitarian crisis, despite objections expressed from the international creditors. This...

EU Considers Greek Bill on Humanitarian Crisis a Unilateral Action

The Mission Chief for the European Commission's team working on Greece, Declan Costello, appears to view the Greek government's bill to address the humanitarian...

Tsipras to Lenders: We Will Not Renege on Our Promises to Greek People

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in Greek Parliament on Wednesday that the government will honor the popular mandate and fulfill all election campaign...

New Democracy to Vote for Humanitarian Crisis Bill

Main opposition New Democracy party will vote the humanitarian crisis bill, its leader Antonis Samaras said on Wednesday. "It is the government's responsibility how...

Tension Between Greece and Lenders Over Draft Laws

New tension has been created between Athens and creditors as the draft laws aimed at tackling the humanitarian crisis and giving debtors to the...

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