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DW
Fences and walls along the Balkan route |have been closed - like here on Bulgaria's frontier to Turkey Criticism of Gre
Fences and walls along the Balkan route |
DW / Posted 11 hours ago
have been closed - like here on Bulgaria's frontier to Turkey Criticism of Greece Greece can't do it! Once again, Alexis Tsipras had to listen to a lot of criticism - also from Angela Merkel. Currently, some 60,000 refugees are stuck in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Embattled Merkel wants migrant deals with other countriesBulgaria. "It is unacceptable that the countries that first receive (the migra
Embattled Merkel wants migrant deals with other countries
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
Bulgaria. "It is unacceptable that the countries that first receive (the migrants) bear the burden," Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in Vienna, according to ANA. "This is also a question that concerns destination countries." Bulgaria,... Read more
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EuroNews
'Balkan route' leaders meet in Vienna to tackle migration crisisthe coast of Libya where asylum requests from African refugees could be process
'Balkan route' leaders meet in Vienna to tackle migration crisis
EuroNews / Posted 15 hours ago
the coast of Libya where asylum requests from African refugees could be processed. Also present was Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, who has pleaded for more solidarity towards his country where the route’s closure has blocked tens of... Read more
16h
BBC News
Calais migrants: Hollande sets out plan to close Jungle campan election blow last week brought on in part by her controversial "open-door"
Calais migrants: Hollande sets out plan to close Jungle camp
BBC News / Posted 16 hours ago
an election blow last week brought on in part by her controversial "open-door" policy, met Hungary's premier Victor Orban, Alexis Tsipras of Greece, and Boyko Borisov of Bulgaria. Mr Orban has been openly critical of Mrs Merkel's approach and... Read more
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The Manila Times
Merkel meets Balkan leaders over migrantsinclude Prime Minister Victor Orban of Hungary who has been sharply critical of
Merkel meets Balkan leaders over migrants
The Manila Times / Posted 17 hours ago
include Prime Minister Victor Orban of Hungary who has been sharply critical of Merkel’s “open-door” policy, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of Greece, a country now home to 60,000 stranded migrants, and Boyko Borisov, premier of newly under-pressure... Read more
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iafrica.com
Wounded Merkel meets over migrantsalong the Balkan migrant route. They included Hungary's premier Victor Orban,
Wounded Merkel meets over migrants
iafrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
along the Balkan migrant route. They included Hungary's premier Victor Orban, scornful of Merkel's "open-door" stance, Alexis Tsipras of Greece, home to 60,000 stranded migrants, and Boyko Borisov of newly under-pressure Bulgaria. Austrian... Read more
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express
Furious migrants fight EACH OTHER as overcrowded camp turns to BLOODBATHblocking the entrance of the camp with dining tables and chairs, and turned ove
Furious migrants fight EACH OTHER as overcrowded camp turns to BLOODBATH
express / Posted 19 hours ago
blocking the entrance of the camp with dining tables and chairs, and turned over trash bins. The Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is expceted to join nine of his European counterparts, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel, in Vienna on... Read more
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The Manila Times
Wounded Merkel meets Balkan leaders over migrantsinclude Prime Minister Victor Orban of Hungary who has been sharply critical of
Wounded Merkel meets Balkan leaders over migrants
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
include Prime Minister Victor Orban of Hungary who has been sharply critical of Merkel’s “open-door” policy, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of Greece, a country now home to 60,000 stranded migrants, and Boyko Borisov, premier of newly under-pressure... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Wounded Merkel meets Balkan leaders over migrantsinclude Prime Minister Victor Orban of Hungary who has been sharply critical of
Wounded Merkel meets Balkan leaders over migrants
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
include Prime Minister Victor Orban of Hungary who has been sharply critical of Merkel's "open-door" policy, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of Greece, a country now home to 60,000 stranded migrants, and Boyko Borisov, premier of newly under-pressure... Read more
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Reuters
Greece submits reform bill to parliament to get bailout fundsprogress which may unlock 2.8 billion euros of loans. With 153 lawmakers in th
Greece submits reform bill to parliament to get bailout funds
Reuters / Posted yesterday
progress which may unlock 2.8 billion euros of loans. With 153 lawmakers in the 300-seat parliament, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' leftist-led government is expected to pass the vote, which will also signal the conclusion of the country's... Read more
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Swissinfo
Austria expresses modest goals for migration summiton Friday. The Saturday meeting of 10 national leaders including German Chance
Austria expresses modest goals for migration summit
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
on Friday. The Saturday meeting of 10 national leaders including German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will focus on migration along the Balkan route, a path into Europe that Austria and others largely shut down... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Austria expresses modest goals for migration summiton Friday. The Saturday meeting of 10 national leaders including German Chance
Austria expresses modest goals for migration summit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
on Friday. The Saturday meeting of 10 national leaders including German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will focus on migration along the Balkan route, a path into Europe that Austria and others largely shut down... Read more
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2d
Market Watch
Greek leader urges European unity to resolve migrant crisiscrisis despite the political cost, or else risk the future of the union. In an
Greek leader urges European unity to resolve migrant crisis
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
crisis despite the political cost, or else risk the future of the union. In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, Alexis Tsipras singled out Germany as his most important ally in helping Greece manage the flow of people streaming from the... Read more
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asianage
Greece rejects asylum claim of Turkish 'coup' officer: lawyerThe move came as Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met Turkish President Recep Tayy
Greece rejects asylum claim of Turkish 'coup' officer: lawyer
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
The move came as Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in New York early on Thursday. Athens: Greece has rejected the asylum claim of a Turkish military officer who fled after the failed coup of July 15, his lawyer... Read more
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asianage
Greece rejects asylum claim of Turkish 'coup' officer lawyerThe move came as Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met Turkish President Recep Tayy
Greece rejects asylum claim of Turkish 'coup' officer lawyer
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
The move came as Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in New York early on Thursday. Athens: Greece has rejected the asylum claim of a Turkish military officer who fled after the failed coup of July 15, his lawyer... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Refugee families dream of being reunitedfamilies and left Greece, already in a deep economic crisis, stuck with caring
Refugee families dream of being reunited
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
families and left Greece, already in a deep economic crisis, stuck with caring for 55,000 people. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras vowed in February 2016 that Greece would not become “a warehouse of souls,” threatening to reject any EU deal... Read more
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Deseret News
Worlds apart: Refugee families dream of being reunitedfamilies and left Greece, already in a deep economic crisis, stuck with caring
Worlds apart: Refugee families dream of being reunited
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
families and left Greece, already in a deep economic crisis, stuck with caring for 55,000 people. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras vowed in February 2016 that Greece would not become “a warehouse of souls,” threatening to reject any EU deal... Read more
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Eye Witness News
In interview, Tsipras sketches out path for Greece to exit crisis Alexis Tsipras told Reuters in a rare interview that government revenues and
In interview, Tsipras sketches out path for Greece to exit crisis
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
Alexis Tsipras told Reuters in a rare interview that government revenues and tourist flows have been strong. FILE: Former Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras takes part in a session... Read more
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Reuters
In interview, Tsipras sketches out path for Greece to exit crisiscrisis, holding out the possibility of positive growth this year and a partial
In interview, Tsipras sketches out path for Greece to exit crisis
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
crisis, holding out the possibility of positive growth this year and a partial return to the bond markets in 2017. Alexis Tsipras told Reuters in a rare interview that government revenues and tourist flows have been strong and that Greece... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2016 Could Be Deadliest Year for Refugees Crossing MediterraneanYork City, the political repercussions of the refugee crisis was a hot topic. A
2016 Could Be Deadliest Year for Refugees Crossing Mediterranean
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
York City, the political repercussions of the refugee crisis was a hot topic. Addressing the meeting, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras warned that not taking care of the refugee crisis would "give space to nationalistic, xenophobic forces." The... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
World leaders warn of rising xenophobiacommunity, Lebanon runs the risk of a serious collapse," he said. "My country i
World leaders warn of rising xenophobia
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
community, Lebanon runs the risk of a serious collapse," he said. "My country is in serious danger." Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said the stakes were also high for his country, which has seen more than 1.2 million migrants cross its border... Read more
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DW
2016 could be deadliest year for refugees crossing Mediterranean |York City, the political repercussions of the refugee crisis was a hot topic. A
2016 could be deadliest year for refugees crossing Mediterranean |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
York City, the political repercussions of the refugee crisis was a hot topic. Addressing the meeting, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras warned that not taking care of the refugee crisis would "give space to nationalistic, xenophobic forces." The... Read more
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The Manila Times
Warnings of xenophobia at UN refugee summitcommunity, Lebanon runs the risk of a serious collapse,” he said. “My country i
Warnings of xenophobia at UN refugee summit
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
community, Lebanon runs the risk of a serious collapse,” he said. “My country is in serious danger.” Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said the stakes were also high for his country, which has seen more than 1.2 million migrants cross its border... Read more
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4d
Zero Hedge
US Futures, Bonds Rise, Dollar Dips As Fed, BOJ Meetings Beginof the United Nations General Debate and runs through until the 26th. Speakers
US Futures, Bonds Rise, Dollar Dips As Fed, BOJ Meetings Begin
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
of the United Nations General Debate and runs through until the 26th. Speakers include Theresa May, Francois Hollande and Alexis Tsipras, so it’ll be interesting to see if there is anything interesting to come from this. US Event... Read more
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metro
Huge fire breaks out at migrant camp after clashes among rival nationalitiesplight of millions of refugees around the world. Speaking at the first UN refu
Huge fire breaks out at migrant camp after clashes among rival nationalities
metro / Posted 4 days ago
plight of millions of refugees around the world. Speaking at the first UN refugee summit in New York, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras warned that failure to confront the refugee crisis would unleash xenophobia. ‘If we fail to support this, the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Thousands of migrants flee as fire damages Greek campplight of millions of refugees around the world. Speaking at the first UN refu
Thousands of migrants flee as fire damages Greek camp
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
plight of millions of refugees around the world. Speaking at the first UN refugee summit in New York, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras warned that failure to confront the refugee crisis would unleash xenophobia. "If we fail to support this, the... Read more
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Aljazeera
Thousands flee fire at refugee camp on Greece's Lesbosplight of millions of refugees around the world. Speaking at the first UN refu
Thousands flee fire at refugee camp on Greece's Lesbos
Aljazeera / Posted 4 days ago
plight of millions of refugees around the world. Speaking at the first UN refugee summit in New York, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras warned that failure to confront the refugee crisis would unleash xenophobia. "If we fail to support this, the... Read more
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5d
EuroNews
Fire sweeps through Greek refugee camp as UN holds migrant summitis currently housing 5,600 refugees but it only has capacity for 3,600.challeng
Fire sweeps through Greek refugee camp as UN holds migrant summit
EuroNews / Posted 5 days ago
is currently housing 5,600 refugees but it only has capacity for 3,600.challenge Meanwhile in New York, Greek Premier Alexis Tsipras addressed the UN. “In Greece today, the challenge of humane and affective refugee and migration management is... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Thousands of migrants flee as fire damages Greek campplight of millions of refugees around the world. Speaking at the first UN refu
Thousands of migrants flee as fire damages Greek camp
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
plight of millions of refugees around the world. Speaking at the first UN refugee summit in New York, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras warned that failure to confront the refugee crisis would unleash xenophobia. “If we fail to support this, the... Read more
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Rappler
Warnings of xenophobia at UN refugee summitcommunity, Lebanon runs the risk of a serious collapse," he said. "My country i
Warnings of xenophobia at UN refugee summit
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
community, Lebanon runs the risk of a serious collapse," he said. "My country is in serious danger." Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said the stakes were also high for his country, which has seen more than 1.2 million migrants cross its border... Read more
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DW
Non-binding UN deal on refugees gets mixed reception |more than 135,000 people in the Mediterranean Sea en route to Europe since the
Non-binding UN deal on refugees gets mixed reception |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
more than 135,000 people in the Mediterranean Sea en route to Europe since the beginning of 2015. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said that managing the flow of refugees could only work "on the basis of shared responsibility and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Warnings of xenophobia at UN refugee summitcommunity, Lebanon runs the risk of a serious collapse," he said. "My country i
Warnings of xenophobia at UN refugee summit
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
community, Lebanon runs the risk of a serious collapse," he said. "My country is in serious danger." Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said the stakes were also high for his country, which has seen more than 1.2 million migrants cross its border... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
EU leaders gather for summit to jumpstart stalling bloc-- on one-side pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other more social
EU leaders gather for summit to jumpstart stalling bloc
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 6 days ago
-- on one-side pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other more social-minded governments. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, whose country has been at the center of the region's debt crisis and seen the arrival of hundreds of... Read more
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7d
Channel NewsAsia
Greek central banker denies rift with governmentATHENS: Greece's central banker on Saturday (Sep 17) denied that the leftist go
Greek central banker denies rift with government
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
ATHENS: Greece's central banker on Saturday (Sep 17) denied that the leftist government of Alexis Tsipras was seeking to squeeze him out as he probes the loans of a politically sensitive bank. "There is no plan to defenestrate me," Yannis Stournaras... Read more
7d
Reuters
Greek central bank chief says no friction with governmentis no plan to sideline me," Stournaras told reporters in response to a question
Greek central bank chief says no friction with government
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
is no plan to sideline me," Stournaras told reporters in response to a question after a meeting with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Saturday evening. He said he and Tspiras had a "very good discussion about the banking system and the... Read more
8d
Lake Placid News
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dreamon one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more soci
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dream
Lake Placid News / Posted 8 days ago
on one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more social-minded governments. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, whose country has been at the center of the region's debt crisis and seen the arrival of hundreds of... Read more
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The Columbian
EU leaders look at 6 months of rebuilding EU dream— on one-side pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other more sociall
EU leaders look at 6 months of rebuilding EU dream
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
— on one-side pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other more socially-minded governments. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, whose country has been at the center of the region’s debt crisis and seen the arrival of hundreds of... Read more
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Boston Globe
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dreamon one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more soci
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dream
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
on one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more social-minded governments. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, whose country has been at the center of the region’s debt crisis and seen the arrival of hundreds of... Read more
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The Hindu
EU is in a critical situationPresident Francois Hollande said before the meeting in the Slovak capital. Fin
EU is in a critical situation
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
President Francois Hollande said before the meeting in the Slovak capital. Finding common ground Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said: “Europe should stop sleepwalking in the wrong direction.” The aim in Bratislava is to agree a “road... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dreamon one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more soci
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dream
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
on one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more social-minded governments. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, whose country has been at the center of the region's debt crisis and seen the arrival of hundreds of... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
After Brexit, EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dreamon one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more soci
After Brexit, EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dream
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
on one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more social-minded governments. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, whose country has been at the center of the region's debt crisis and seen the arrival of hundreds of... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dreamon one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more soci
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dream
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
on one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more social-minded governments. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, whose country has been at the center of the region's debt crisis and seen the arrival of hundreds of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
EU ready for Brexit negotiations 'tomorrow'of dilution, or we work together to inject new momentum, we relaunch the Europe
EU ready for Brexit negotiations 'tomorrow'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
of dilution, or we work together to inject new momentum, we relaunch the European project." Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Europe needed to "stop sleep-walking in the wrong direction". Any reform may not be possible until late... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dreamon one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more soci
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dream
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 days ago
on one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more social-minded governments. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, whose country has been at the center of the region's debt crisis and seen the arrival of hundreds of... Read more
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Boston Herald
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dreamon one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more soci
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dream
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
on one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more social-minded governments. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, whose country has been at the center of the region's debt crisis and seen the arrival of hundreds of... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dreamon one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more soci
EU leaders look at 6 months for rebuilding EU dream
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
on one side are pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other, more social-minded governments. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, whose country has been at the center of the region's debt crisis and seen the arrival of hundreds of... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
EU leaders look at 6 months of rebuilding EU dream— on one-side pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other more sociall
EU leaders look at 6 months of rebuilding EU dream
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 8 days ago
— on one-side pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other more socially-minded governments. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, whose country has been at the center of the region's debt crisis and seen the arrival of hundreds of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Post-Brexit EU situation 'critical', Merkel tells leadersof dilution, or we work together to inject new momentum, we relaunch the Europe
Post-Brexit EU situation 'critical', Merkel tells leaders
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
of dilution, or we work together to inject new momentum, we relaunch the European project." Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Europe needed to "stop sleep-walking in the wrong direction". National elections may delay lofty... Read more
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heraldscotland
EU leaders to prepare 'roadmap' for life after Brexit- on one-side pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other more sociall
EU leaders to prepare 'roadmap' for life after Brexit
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
- on one-side pro-austerity countries led by Germany, on the other more socially-minded governments. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, whose country has been at the centre of the region's debt crisis and seen the arrival of hundreds of... Read more
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Times of Malta
Fiscal discipline rules should have exceptions, says Greek PM TsiprasThe European Union should refocus its attention on ways to spur economic growth
Fiscal discipline rules should have exceptions, says Greek PM Tsipras
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
The European Union should refocus its attention on ways to spur economic growth in the bloc, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said today, saying flexibility was needed on fiscal issues. Tsipras, whose country has received three international... Read more
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