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German Chancellor Merkel: Tsipras Stepping Down is Part of the Solution

After Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced his resignation and called for snap elections, German Chancellor Angela Merkel reportedly commented that "Tsipras stepping down is...

SYRIZA Left Platform Rebels Announce New Party ‘Popular Unity’

After the resignation of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his government and the decision for snap elections in Greece, the SYRIZA Left Platform announced the formation...

Tsipras to Decide Time of Snap Elections After Meeting with Key Advisers

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will decide the time of snap elections after a meeting with key advisers at 2:00 pm on Thursday. Tsipras wants to...

The Judge Who Could be Greece’s First Female Prime Minister

As scenarios of snap elections abound, Greece's Constitution requires that the current government resigns and a transitional Prime Minister is appointed. According to the law,...

Tsipras Ambivalent Over Timing of Snap Elections

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras postponed for next week his decision to ask parliament for a vote of confidence or go for snap elections...

Greece Goes to Elections if Tsipras Fails to Get Confidence Vote

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will call a confidence vote in Greek Parliament next week and if he fails to win that, then he...

With a Third Greek Bailout in Place, Questions About Snap Elections Arise

After the Eurogroup's blessing of a new Greek bailout deal, Greece’s short term financial problems appear to be temporarily resolved. With the first 26-billion-euro installment, the country...

Snap Elections in Greece? Oh, Not Again!

It seems that bailout deals kill Greek governments. The new agreement just voted in Greek Parliament seems it has just killed "the first leftist...

Greek State Minister: ‘Resorting to Snap Elections Soon Is a Possibility’

Greece may soon be forced to resort to elections once again, Greek State Minister Alekos Flabouraris said in an interview to newspaper "Epochi." "Elections, like a referendum,...

Top European Officials Say Greece has No Time for Elections

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem said that the Greek government must not look into the elections option because there is...

Scenarios of Greek Snap Elections in September

Greek Interior Minister Nikos Voutsis said it is very possible there will be snap elections in Greece in September or October. "If not in September, then...

Tsipras Govt Will Not Resign If Greeks Vote ‘Yes’ in Referendum – September Elections

Government officials revealed on Wednesday that if Greek citizens vote "Yes" in the July 5 referendum on the international creditors' proposed bailout deal, the Greek...

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