PM Tsipras asks off-the-agenda Parliamentary debate on justice issues

10 March 2016
653 Views

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras asked for an off-the-agenda debate in Parliament focusing exclusively on the latest developments concerning justice and the government’s policies in this area, with a letter sent to Parliament President Nikos Voutsis.

“Over the recent period, public debate has been inundated and poisoned by groundless and insincere claims concerning the manner of exercising government policy in the justice sector,” Mr. Tsipras said adding that “These claims are being promoted by specific centres that have reasons to fear an unobstructed and independent judicial process,”

Mr. Tsipras accused the opposition parties of reproducing the same claims.

According to sources, the date for the off-the-agenda debate will be announced on Thursday, after the Conference of Presidents meeting, and it is likely to be set for the upcoming week.

You may be interested

BBC: The last speakers of Ancient Sparta
GREECE
shares41 views
GREECE
shares41 views

BBC: The last speakers of Ancient Sparta

Panos - Feb 26, 2021

As you enter the mountainous village of Pera Melana in Greece’s southern Peloponnese peninsula, you’re likely to hear the roar of…

Coronavirus Greece: 1,784 new cases, 367 intubated, 39 deaths
GREECE
shares60 views
GREECE
shares60 views

Coronavirus Greece: 1,784 new cases, 367 intubated, 39 deaths

Panos - Feb 26, 2021

Greece announced today that the new laboratory confirmed cases of the disease recorded in the last 24 hours are 1,784, of…

60% of Greeks say they feel worse due to Covid-19 lockdown
GREECE
shares50 views
GREECE
shares50 views

60% of Greeks say they feel worse due to Covid-19 lockdown

Panos - Feb 26, 2021

Greeks say their daily lives have become worse after a year of experiencing the Covid-19 lockdown measures. A survey conducted by Focus…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.