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Turkish parliament passes disputed bar associations law
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Turkish parliament passes disputed bar associations law

Panos - Jul 13, 2020

Turkey’s parliament passed a law on Saturday on changing the structure of bar associations, a move that lawyers argue will further undermine judicial independence in a country…

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Greek parliament approves 2020 budget

Panos - Dec 19, 2019

The Greek Parliament passed on Wednesday night the state budget for 2020 that provides for an increase in the economic growth rate as well as a rise…

Greek Parliament passes ex-pats expats voting bill with vast majority
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Greek Parliament passes ex-pats expats voting bill with vast majority

Panos - Dec 12, 2019

The Parliament approved with a broad majority late on Wednesday a bill that allows Greeks of the diaspora to exercise their voting rights from their place of…

Greek parliament officially dissolved
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Greek parliament officially dissolved

Panos - Jun 12, 2019

The Presidential Decree for the dissolution of the House of Representatives was affixed to the main entrance of the Parliament on Tuesday, officially marking the start of…

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Tsipras govt officially submits vote of confidence to Parliament in reax to censure motion against minister

Panos - May 07, 2019

The hard left Tsipras government on Monday officially submitted a vote of confidence measure in Parliament, following main opposition New Democracy (ND) threatened and ultimately tabled censure…

Turkish threats in the Greek Parliament: “Unilateral hydrocarbon exploration will have consequences”!
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Turkish threats in the Greek Parliament: “Unilateral hydrocarbon exploration will have consequences”!

makis - Mar 04, 2019

The model of the Prespa Agreement seems to be what the Alexis Tsipras’ government considers to be a model for the resolution of the Greek-Turkish strained relations…

FYROM’s accession to NATO ratified by the Hellenic Parliament
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FYROM’s accession to NATO ratified by the Hellenic Parliament

makis - Feb 08, 2019

The President of the main opposition party of New Democracy, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, explained his position on the ratification of FYROM’s accession to NATO in the Hellenic Parliament.…

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FYROM NATO accession protocol introduced to Greek parliament

Panos - Feb 07, 2019

The protocol for the accession of FYROM to NATO was brought to the Greek parliament as provided by the parliamentary ratification process. According to the schedule, the…

NATO accession protocol for “North Macedonia” to be voted on Friday in Greek parliament
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NATO accession protocol for “North Macedonia” to be voted on Friday in Greek parliament

makis - Feb 05, 2019

The protocol for the accession of “North Macedonia” to NATO will be debated and voted in the Greek parliament on Friday. On Thursday, the protocol will be…

Greek Parliament: The procedure that will lead to the vote of confidence is underway
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Greek Parliament: The procedure that will lead to the vote of confidence is underway

Panos - Jan 16, 2019

The procedure that will lead to the vote of confidence in the Greek Parliament, as requested by Tsipras’ SYRIZA government, has started. The Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’…

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Tsipras and Mitsotakis clash in parliament over Prespes Agreement

makis - Dec 11, 2018

Tensions were high in the Greek parliament Tuesday, as Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis clashed during the debate over the bill regarding the…

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Debate over Constitutional revision underway in Greek Parliament

makis - Nov 14, 2018

The discussion in the Greek parliament over revisions in the country’s constitution is underway. The Greek Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras proposed a specific term of office for…

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Parliament Budget Office: Caution necessary until bailout ends in Aug.; positive messages to markets needed

Panos - Aug 09, 2018

The first months that will follow Greece's exit from the current - and third - bailout will be particularly critical, Parliament Budget Office stated on Wednesday, in…

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Greek parliament to support family of Mirage pilot

makis - Apr 13, 2018

The Greek parliament announced on Friday it will support financially the family of 34-year-old Greek Air Force pilot Giorgos Baltadoros who died when his fighter jet plunged…

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Greek Parliament: Exchange of hard word between the MPs of Golden Dawn & SYRIZA!

makis - Mar 22, 2018

An exchange of hard words took place in the Greek Parliament on Thursday afternoon when the Golden Dawn’s MP Giannis Lagos was on the podium. The MP…

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ND leader blasts Greek PM in parliament over foreign policy

makis - Mar 08, 2018

ND President Kyriakos Mitsotakis expressed his support to two Greek servicemen detained and being held in Turkey and their families during his speech before the Greek Parliament…

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Golden Dawn loses a seat in Parliament

Sokratis - Mar 04, 2017

Golden Dawn lost an MP Saturday after Dimitris Koukoutsis declared himself an independent, reducing the far-right party’s representation in the 300-seat Parliament to 17 seats from 18.…

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Impasse remains on TV law

Panos - Nov 04, 2016

Talks in Greek parliament over the government’s amendments on the TV law, Thursday night, led to the passing of two changes in the current legislation, although agreement…

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Ieronymos: Ship is sinking at parliament session (photo)

Panos - Oct 03, 2016

‘Our houses are ablaze and we are singing. The ship is sinking and is taking us all down with it’, said the head of the Greek Church…

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New multi-bill with prior actions heads to Parliament

Panos - Sep 23, 2016

The government is expected to submit a new multi-bill to Parliament on Friday featuring some of the so-called prior actions that Greece must implement to unlock the…