Dep. education minister asked about possible new austerity measures: I ‘disagree with everything’

31 March 2017
274 Views

A controversial deputy education minister, who hails from the small rightist-populist party that serves as the junior coalition partner, on Friday said he “disagrees with everything”, when asked about new austerity measures being negotiated with creditors.

Costas Zouraris, an outspoken academic who is no stranger to television studios, appeared on a morning current affairs program amid widespread speculation over what exactly the Tsipras government will agree to, and moreover, whether measures will be ratified by a slim majority of MPs that backs the government.

“I disagree with everything because the country is under occupation; it’s a debt colony,” he said, adding, however: “Possibly countervailing measures could ameliorate the subjugation…”

Asked if he’ll vote on any new austerity measures brought to Parliament, he said: “I’ll see what I will do… ”

You may be interested

Lotto results: Saturday 21 July 2018
GREECE
shares40 views
GREECE
shares40 views

Lotto results: Saturday 21 July 2018

Panos - Jul 21, 2018

The winning numbers from the Lotto draw on Saturday 21 July 2018 are as follows:

The miracle berry that fueled Alexander & his Macedonian Army’s conquests
GREECE
shares43 views
GREECE
shares43 views

The miracle berry that fueled Alexander & his Macedonian Army’s conquests

makis - Jul 20, 2018

Scientists say that a superfood berry was widely consumed by Alexander the Great and his Macedonian army as they set…

14 injured in northern German city after knife attack
WORLD
shares40 views
WORLD
shares40 views

14 injured in northern German city after knife attack

makis - Jul 20, 2018

A man has reportedly used a knife on a bus and injured at least 14 more people injured after a…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.