Category: POLITICS

Pamphlet on how SYRIZA betrayed the workers of Greece
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Pamphlet on how SYRIZA betrayed the workers of Greece

makis - Dec 24, 2015

The International Committee of the Fourth International ICFI has created a pamphlet, titled “The Political Lessons of Syriza’s Betrayal in…

Meimarakis-Mitsotakis tension over New Democracy leadership escalates
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Meimarakis-Mitsotakis tension over New Democracy leadership escalates

makis - Dec 24, 2015

With just over two weeks left for the second round of elections for a new President in New Democracy, the…

Children sing Christmas carols to PM Tsipras
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Children sing Christmas carols to PM Tsipras

Panos - Dec 24, 2015

Children from the national kindergarten, the music school of Ilion and the association "Kostilata" from the city of Arta sang…

Standard & Poor’s fears the possibility of a Greek default in 2016
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Standard & Poor’s fears the possibility of a Greek default in 2016

makis - Dec 23, 2015

The Standard & Poor’s rating agency has expressed fears of a new default in Greece in 2016, due to the…

Gov’t aim is for 2016 to be a year of recovery for Greek economy
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Gov’t aim is for 2016 to be a year of recovery for Greek economy

makis - Dec 23, 2015

The government wants 2016 to be a year when the Greek economy will recover, government spokeswoman Olga Gerovasili said on…

Czech FM cools rhetoric by inviting Greek counterpart Kotzias to Prague
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Czech FM cools rhetoric by inviting Greek counterpart Kotzias to Prague

makis - Dec 23, 2015

Czech Foreign Minister Lubomír Zaorálek invited Greek counterpart Nikos Kotzias to visit Prague as soon as possible and vowed to…

Controversial same-sex partnership bill passes in Parliament
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Controversial same-sex partnership bill passes in Parliament

Panos - Dec 23, 2015

A controversial bill granting an extension of civil partnerships to same-sex couples passed in Parliament late on Tuesday with 193…

Rajoy claims mandate to start talks on forming government
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Rajoy claims mandate to start talks on forming government

Panos - Dec 22, 2015

The incumbent conservative prime minister in Spain says he has a mandate to start talks on the formation of a…

Tsipras to Abbas: ‘Resolution of the Palestinian issue is key for peace in region’
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Tsipras to Abbas: ‘Resolution of the Palestinian issue is key for peace in region’

makis - Dec 21, 2015

A resolution to the Palestinian issue is “key” for peaceful developments in the Middle East, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said…

P. Pavlopoulos: The Palestinian state must be viable, independent, sovereign and territorially integral
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P. Pavlopoulos: The Palestinian state must be viable, independent, sovereign and territorially integral

Panos - Dec 21, 2015

Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos welcoming earlier on Monday the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas referred to the sincere, traditional and enduring…

KKE leader to meet with Mahmoud Abbas on Monday
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KKE leader to meet with Mahmoud Abbas on Monday

Panos - Dec 21, 2015

Communist Party (KKE) secretary general Dimitris Koutsoumbas will meet with visiting Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas on Monday at 19:00 at…

Abbas in Athens for talks with Tsipras, Pavlopoulos
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Abbas in Athens for talks with Tsipras, Pavlopoulos

Panos - Dec 21, 2015

Mahmoud Abbas, the president of the Palestinian Authority, is visiting Athens for talks with Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos and Prime…

PM Tsipras congratulates Podemos leader Iglesias after Spanish electoral results
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PM Tsipras congratulates Podemos leader Iglesias after Spanish electoral results

Panos - Dec 21, 2015

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras spoke with Podemos party leader Pablo Iglesias late on Sunday, after electoral results showed that Spanish…

New Democracy candidates Meimarakis, Mitsotakis heading to run-off elections for president
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New Democracy candidates Meimarakis, Mitsotakis heading to run-off elections for president

Panos - Dec 21, 2015

Vangelis Meimarakis and Kyriakos Mitsotakis will be heading to run-off elections for the presidency of the main opposition New Democracy…

Skourletis: Agreement on ADMIE is a great success for the Greek gov’t
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Skourletis: Agreement on ADMIE is a great success for the Greek gov’t

chris1 - Dec 20, 2015

"The agreement for Independent Power Transmission Operator (ADMIE) has closed and its implementation is underway. The agreement clearly states the…

Kouroumblis: Agreement does not mean co-governance
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Kouroumblis: Agreement does not mean co-governance

chris1 - Dec 20, 2015

A call to the people of the traditionally democratic party to "rally with the clear mandate of September 20" for…

New high tech ID cards to feature greater security measures
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New high tech ID cards to feature greater security measures

ilias1 - Dec 20, 2015

The new identity cards will be difficult to forge and will have a cost of about 10 euros, revealed the…

ND leadership countdown: voting centers have opened
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ND leadership countdown: voting centers have opened

ilias1 - Dec 20, 2015

The voting centers for the conservative main opposition New Democracy (ND) party opened at 7 a.m. on Sunday and will…

Tsipras attempts to shift focus
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Tsipras attempts to shift focus

chris1 - Dec 20, 2015

Following the government’s embarrassment at having to temporarily shelve the so-called “parallel program” on Thursday, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras tried…

Greek MPs to deliver resolution during Palestinian leader’s visit
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Greek MPs to deliver resolution during Palestinian leader’s visit

Sokratis - Dec 19, 2015

The president of the Palestinian Authority, Mahmoud Abbas, is due to hold talks with Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos and Prime…