Category: POLITICS

Former PM Samaras files lawsuit against Tsipras
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Former PM Samaras files lawsuit against Tsipras

makis - Feb 15, 2018

Former Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on Thursday filed a lawsuit against Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras for the involvement of Samaras’…

“Greece is a fly against the giant Turkey”, says Erdogan’s top adviser
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“Greece is a fly against the giant Turkey”, says Erdogan’s top adviser

makis - Feb 14, 2018

In the latest of Turkish official’s incendiary statements against Greece, president Erdogan’s senior adviser Yigit Bulut dubbed Greece a fly…

Speaking English using Greek: Flashback to Zolotas’ historic speech
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Speaking English using Greek: Flashback to Zolotas’ historic speech

Panos - Feb 14, 2018

As Greeks all over the world marked the International Greek Language Day, many recall the speeches in English — peppered…

Imia Crisis: Ankara is provoking while Athens is numb
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Imia Crisis: Ankara is provoking while Athens is numb

Panos - Feb 14, 2018

The Greek government seems surprised by the unexpected escalation of the Turkish provocations, as Ankara seems to seek to change…

EU Commission spokesman: Turkey needs to respect the sovereignty of EU member-states
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EU Commission spokesman: Turkey needs to respect the sovereignty of EU member-states

makis - Feb 13, 2018

The European Commission is closely monitoring the situation in the Aegean, Commission spokesman Margaritis Schinas said on Tuesday, while warning…

Turkish President Erdogan directly threatens Greece and Cyprus
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Turkish President Erdogan directly threatens Greece and Cyprus

makis - Feb 13, 2018

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sent a clear threat to Greece a few hours after the incident between Turkish patrol…

Thessaloniki Mayor Boutaris raises issue of city’s airport scrapping name “Macedonia”
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Thessaloniki Mayor Boutaris raises issue of city’s airport scrapping name “Macedonia”

Panos - Feb 13, 2018

The Mayor of Thessaloniki, Yiannis Boutaris reiterated his view that the Thessaloniki International Airport of “Macedonia” should change its name,…

Reactions among Albanian parties on the “Gorna Makedonija” proposal
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Reactions among Albanian parties on the “Gorna Makedonija” proposal

makis - Feb 12, 2018

The latest proposal for FYROM’s new name, “Gorna Makedonija” has been contested by Albanian parties. According to them, this name,…

Greek PM on Novartis issue: We do not target political opponents
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Greek PM on Novartis issue: We do not target political opponents

makis - Feb 12, 2018

Addressing his party’s parliamentary group on Monday, Greek PM Alexis Tsipras claimed his government was not targeting his political opponents.…

Parliamentary Committee on Novartis Case to be Decided after Clean Monday, House Speaker says
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Parliamentary Committee on Novartis Case to be Decided after Clean Monday, House Speaker says

Panos - Feb 12, 2018

The preliminary parliamentary committee to investigate the Novartis case will be decided after Clean Monday, Feb. 19, said House Speaker…

Explosion at office of ND President Kyriakos Mitsotakis’ wife Maeva
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Explosion at office of ND President Kyriakos Mitsotakis’ wife Maeva

Panos - Feb 12, 2018

An explosion occurred on Taki street in downtown Athens at 3.05am on Monday, near the entrance of the business owned…

EU economy commissioner talks Greek bailout, Germany, and Portuguese austerity
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EU economy commissioner talks Greek bailout, Germany, and Portuguese austerity

Panos - Feb 09, 2018

In the midst of constant change across the EU, the pressures on the economy are always a challenge. Euronews met…

President Pavlopoulos sends strong message to Turkey, Albania and FYROM
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President Pavlopoulos sends strong message to Turkey, Albania and FYROM

makis - Feb 08, 2018

The President of the Hellenic Republic, Prokopis Pavlopoulos sent a stern message towards Ankara, Skopje, and Tirana, during the reception…

Change in names of FYROM airport and national highway to start
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Change in names of FYROM airport and national highway to start

Panos - Feb 08, 2018

The placement of the road signs with the new names of the FYROM airport and the national highway will start…

Fuchtel reveals Greek-German Assembly plans for Greeks in Germany
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Fuchtel reveals Greek-German Assembly plans for Greeks in Germany

Panos - Feb 08, 2018

The Greek-German Representative Assembly (DGV) will reach out to the Greek communities in Germany over the coming period in order…

FYROM PM Zaev: No reason to change our Constitution
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FYROM PM Zaev: No reason to change our Constitution

Panos - Feb 08, 2018

“I do not see a reason to change our constitution,” FYROM PM Zoran Zaev said in response to the statement…

Mitsotakis: Tsipras is dangerous for Greece!
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Mitsotakis: Tsipras is dangerous for Greece!

makis - Feb 07, 2018

“Mr. Tsipras and his accomplices have led the country down some very treacherous paths. We can see it in the…

FYROM PM Zaev says country ready to accept geographical determination for its name
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FYROM PM Zaev says country ready to accept geographical determination for its name

Panos - Feb 07, 2018

FYROM’s Prime Minister Zoran Zaev said that his country was ready to accept a geographical definition in its name. Mr…

Saudi Arabia-Kammenos file goes to Greek Parliament for investigation
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Saudi Arabia-Kammenos file goes to Greek Parliament for investigation

makis - Feb 06, 2018

The file regarding the handling by the Ministry of National Defense and Minister Panos Kammenos of the sale of military…

Foreign Minister Kotzias: We would accept a name for FYROM with a “Slavic nuance”
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Foreign Minister Kotzias: We would accept a name for FYROM with a “Slavic nuance”

Panos - Feb 06, 2018

The Greek Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Kotzias said the government would consider a component name for FYROM with “a…