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Channel NewsAsia
Latest Greek poll shows Syriza party neck-and-neck with conservative rivalATHENS: Greek leftist Syriza party is running neck-and-neck with its main conse
Latest Greek poll shows Syriza party neck-and-neck with conservative rival
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
ATHENS: Greek leftist Syriza party is running neck-and-neck with its main conservative rival, the New Democracy party, before a snap election on Sept. 20, according to an opinion poll published on Friday. Syriza's poll lead has shrivelled since its... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Latest Greek poll shows Syriza party neck-and-neck with conservative rivalA worker hangs a banner with an image of former Greek prime minister and leader
Latest Greek poll shows Syriza party neck-and-neck with conservative rival
Reuters UK Edition / Posted an hour ago
A worker hangs a banner with an image of former Greek prime minister and leader of leftist Syriza party Alexis Tsipras at the party's pre-election kiosk in Athens, Greece, September 4, 2015. ATHENS Greek leftist Syriza party is running neck-and-neck... Read more
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The Star
Latest Greek poll shows Syriza party neck-and-neck with conservative rivalATHENS (Reuters) - Greek leftist Syriza party is running neck-and-neck with its
Latest Greek poll shows Syriza party neck-and-neck with conservative rival
The Star / Posted an hour ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek leftist Syriza party is running neck-and-neck with its main conservative rival, the New Democracy party, before a snap election on Sept. 20, according to an opinion poll published on Friday. Syriza's poll lead has shrivelled... Read more
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Swissinfo
Latest Greek poll shows Syriza party neck-and-neck with conservative rivalATHENS (Reuters) - Greek leftist Syriza party is running neck-and-neck with its
Latest Greek poll shows Syriza party neck-and-neck with conservative rival
Swissinfo / Posted an hour ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek leftist Syriza party is running neck-and-neck with its main conservative rival, the New Democracy party, before a snap election on Sept. 20, according to an opinion poll published on Friday. Syriza's poll lead has shrivelled... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Ahead of election, Syriza’s youth deserts Tsipras Published: 4 September 2015 7:06 PM Former Greek Prime Minister and leader o
Ahead of election, Syriza’s youth deserts Tsipras
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 4 hours ago
Published: 4 September 2015 7:06 PM Former Greek Prime Minister and leader of leftist Syriza party Alexis Tsipras delivers a speech during a pre-election rally in Athens, Greece, September 3, 2015.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ahead of Greek election, Syriza's 'lost generation' deserts TsiprasATHENS: So divided has Syriza's youth wing become over the direction of Greece'
Ahead of Greek election, Syriza's 'lost generation' deserts Tsipras
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 hours ago
ATHENS: So divided has Syriza's youth wing become over the direction of Greece's leftist party, that when its council planned to convene at the end of August, the meeting was abandoned. Too many of its 71 members were on the point of quitting. The... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Ahead of Greek election, Syriza's 'lost generation' deserts TsiprasFormer Greek Prime Minister and leader of leftist Syriza party Alexis Tsipras d
Ahead of Greek election, Syriza's 'lost generation' deserts Tsipras
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 9 hours ago
Former Greek Prime Minister and leader of leftist Syriza party Alexis Tsipras delivers a speech during a pre-election rally in the western suburb of Egaleo, in Athens, Greece, September 3, 2015. ATHENS So divided has Syriza's youth wing become over... Read more
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The Star
Ahead of Greek election, Syriza's 'lost generation' deserts TsiprasATHENS (Reuters) - So divided has Syriza's youth wing become over the direction
Ahead of Greek election, Syriza's 'lost generation' deserts Tsipras
The Star / Posted 9 hours ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - So divided has Syriza's youth wing become over the direction of Greece's leftist party, that when its council planned to convene at the end of August, the meeting was abandoned. Too many of its 71 members were on the point of... Read more
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Swissinfo
Ahead of Greek election, Syriza's 'lost generation' deserts TsiprasBy Renee Maltezou ATHENS (Reuters) - So divided has Syriza's youth wing become
Ahead of Greek election, Syriza's 'lost generation' deserts Tsipras
Swissinfo / Posted 9 hours ago
By Renee Maltezou ATHENS (Reuters) - So divided has Syriza's youth wing become over the direction of Greece's leftist party, that when its council planned to convene at the end of August, the meeting was abandoned. Too many of its 71 members were on... Read more
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iol.co.za
ECB caps Greece’s emergency fundingEPAEuropean Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks during an ECB press conf
ECB caps Greece’s emergency funding
iol.co.za / Posted 13 hours ago
EPAEuropean Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks during an ECB press conference in Frankfurt, Germany, on September 3, 2015. Picture: Fredrik Von Erichsen Athens - The European Central Bank reduced the amount of emergency funding available to... Read more
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Independent
Diplomacy board game: Treachery is the way to win - which makes it just like the real thingAfter his first act of treachery, he took me to one side. It had been a test; n
Diplomacy board game: Treachery is the way to win - which makes it just like the real thing
Independent / Posted 23 hours ago
After his first act of treachery, he took me to one side. It had been a test; now I had proved my reliability, now he knew what sort of man he was dealing with, he was willing to enter into a genuine alliance. It was at this moment I knew that I... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Greek leftists put on brave face as poll shows conservatives pulling ahead Alexis Tsipras's leftist Syriza party said on Thursday it remained confident
Greek leftists put on brave face as poll shows conservatives pulling ahead
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Alexis Tsipras's leftist Syriza party said on Thursday it remained confident of winning an outright victory. Former Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras. Picture:... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Central Banker Urges Lying To The Public About Bank HealthFor years, many - and certainly this website - had mocked both European and US
Central Banker Urges Lying To The Public About Bank Health
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
For years, many - and certainly this website - had mocked both European and US stress tests as futile exercises in boosting investor and public confidence, which instead of being taken seriously repeatedly failed to highlight failing banks such as... Read more
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The Star
Greece's Syriza party clings to slight lead in latest pollATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's leftist Syriza party maintained a slim lead in the
Greece's Syriza party clings to slight lead in latest poll
The Star / Posted yesterday
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's leftist Syriza party maintained a slim lead in the latest opinion poll published on Thursday, winning 25.5 percent of votes compared to 25 percent held by its main conservative rivals, the New Democracy party. Syriza's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greece's Syriza party clings to slight lead in latest pollATHENS: Greece's leftist Syriza party maintained a slim lead in the latest opin
Greece's Syriza party clings to slight lead in latest poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
ATHENS: Greece's leftist Syriza party maintained a slim lead in the latest opinion poll published on Thursday, winning 25.5 percent of votes compared to 25 percent held by its main conservative rivals, the New Democracy party. Syriza's poll lead has... Read more
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Sky News Australia
230,000 migrants arrive in Greece in 2015More than 230,000 refugees and migrants have arrived in Greece by sea this year
230,000 migrants arrive in Greece in 2015
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
More than 230,000 refugees and migrants have arrived in Greece by sea this year, a huge rise from 17,500 in the same period in 2014, deputy shipping minister Nikos Zois says. 'It's an exponential rise - I don't know how anyone could prepare for it,'... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Greek leftists put on brave face as poll shows conservatives pulling aheadFormer Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras stands at his office door inside the
Greek leftists put on brave face as poll shows conservatives pulling ahead
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
Former Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras stands at his office door inside the Maximos Mansion, before a meeting with the Archbishop of Albania, Anastasios, (unseen) in Athens, Greece August 25, 2015. ATHENS Former Greek prime minister Alexis... Read more
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The New Age
Over 230,000 migrants arrive in Greece this year: officialMore than 230,000 refugees and migrants have arrived in Greece by sea this year
Over 230,000 migrants arrive in Greece this year: official
The New Age / Posted yesterday
More than 230,000 refugees and migrants have arrived in Greece by sea this year, a huge rise from 17,500 in the same period in 2014, deputy shipping minister Nikos Zois said Thursday. "It's an exponential rise -- I don't know how anyone could... Read more
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International Business Times
EU migrant crisis: What Europe's leaders are saying about refugee chaos Many countries across Europe and its borders are affected by the ongoing migran
EU migrant crisis: What Europe's leaders are saying about refugee chaos
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Many countries across Europe and its borders are affected by the ongoing migrant and refugee crisis, as millions of people flee war, oppression and poverty across the world. But there is growing tension and disagreement among countries caught in the... Read more
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Times of Malta
Press digestThe following are the top stories in the national and international press today
Press digest
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
The following are the top stories in the national and international press today. Times of Malta speaks to the owner of a Sliema apartment being investigated by police after at least 50 foreigners submitted the address as their official residence who... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Greek opposition ahead in pollGreece's conservative opposition party has for the first time taken a slender l
Greek opposition ahead in poll
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
Greece's conservative opposition party has for the first time taken a slender lead over the ruling left-wing Syriza, according to the latest opinion poll. The poll was released on Wednesday and comes just eighteen days ahead of the country's snap... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
The left's hopes for Greece fadeCOMMENT The political left in Europe had high hopes when the left-wing party S
The left's hopes for Greece fade
Mail & Guardian / Posted yesterday
COMMENT The political left in Europe had high hopes when the left-wing party Syriza came into power in Greece at the beginning of the year with promises to stop austerity policies in that country. Even in South Africa, far from the Greek shores,... Read more
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citybizlist Dallas
British MP’s Rise Powered by SocialismJeremy Corbyn, a hard-left Labour Party member of the British parliament, is se
British MP’s Rise Powered by Socialism
citybizlist Dallas / Posted yesterday
Jeremy Corbyn, a hard-left Labour Party member of the British parliament, is set to change the face of both British and Western European politics. According to the latest polls, Corbyn is likely to become the leader of Britain's Labour Party when... Read more
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TheBull
Greek opposition conservatives nudge ahead of Syriza: pollEighteen days ahead of snap elections, Greece's conservative opposition New Dem
Greek opposition conservatives nudge ahead of Syriza: poll
TheBull / Posted yesterday
Eighteen days ahead of snap elections, Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party has for the first time taken a slender lead over the ruling left-wing Syriza, an opinion poll showed Wednesday. New Democracy has 25.3 percent support among... Read more
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Business Spectator
Greek opposition hits lead in pollGreece's conservative opposition party has for the first time taken a slender l
Greek opposition hits lead in poll
Business Spectator / Posted yesterday
Greece's conservative opposition party has for the first time taken a slender lead over the ruling left-wing Syriza, according to the latest opinion poll. The poll was released on Wednesday and comes just eighteen days ahead of the country's snap... Read more
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The New Age
Greek opposition conservatives nudge ahead of Syriza: pollEighteen days ahead of snap elections, Greece's conservative opposition New Dem
Greek opposition conservatives nudge ahead of Syriza: poll
The New Age / Posted yesterday
Eighteen days ahead of snap elections, Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party has for the first time taken a slender lead over the ruling left-wing Syriza, an opinion poll showed Wednesday. New Democracy has 25.3 percent support among... Read more
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Swissinfo
Syriza falls behind conservatives ahead of Greek election - pollBy Renee Maltezou and Matthias Williams ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek leftist Syriz
Syriza falls behind conservatives ahead of Greek election - poll
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
By Renee Maltezou and Matthias Williams ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek leftist Syriza party on Wednesday fell behind its main conservative rivals for the first time since former premier Alexis Tsipras resigned, offering further evidence that his decision... Read more
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Reuters
Greece's Syriza party falls behind conservatives in latest pollGreek former Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras waves during a meeting with members
Greece's Syriza party falls behind conservatives in latest poll
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Greek former Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras waves during a meeting with members of his Syriza party in Athens, August 29, 2015. ATHENS The leftist Syriza party of former Greek premier Alexis Tsipras has fallen behind its main conservative opponents... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greece's Syriza party falls behind conservatives in latest pollATHENS: The leftist Syriza party of former Greek premier Alexis Tsipras has fal
Greece's Syriza party falls behind conservatives in latest poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
ATHENS: The leftist Syriza party of former Greek premier Alexis Tsipras has fallen behind its main conservative opponents for the first time since a snap election was called in August, a new poll by GPO showed on Wednesday. The poll said Syriza... Read more
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The Star
Greece's Syriza party falls behind conservatives in latest pollATHENS (Reuters) - The leftist Syriza party of former Greek premier Alexis Tsip
Greece's Syriza party falls behind conservatives in latest poll
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - The leftist Syriza party of former Greek premier Alexis Tsipras has fallen behind its main conservative opponents for the first time since a snap election was called in August, a new poll by GPO showed on Wednesday. The poll said... Read more
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iol.co.za
Double act is over for Greek heavyweightsREUTERSWhen Alexis Tsipras (above) swept to power as Greece's prime minister in
Double act is over for Greek heavyweights
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
REUTERSWhen Alexis Tsipras (above) swept to power as Greece's prime minister in January, he hired maverick economist Yanis Varoufakis as his finance minister and vowed to stand up to Athens' much-loathed creditors. File picture: Francois... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Greece raises €1.4bn in treasury bill saleGreece raised Wednesday 1.137 billion euros ($1.280 billion) in an auction of s
Greece raises €1.4bn in treasury bill sale
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 2 days ago
Greece raised Wednesday 1.137 billion euros ($1.280 billion) in an auction of six-month treasury bills at the same 2.97 percent interest rate it last sold them at last month, the Greek Public Debt Management Agency said. Since the last auction on... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Syriza's lead shrivels ahead of Greek electionFormer Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras stands at his office door inside the
Syriza's lead shrivels ahead of Greek election
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
Former Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras stands at his office door inside the Maximos Mansion, before a meeting with the Archbishop of Albania, Anastasios, (unseen) in Athens, Greece August 25, 2015. ATHENS Greece's leftist Syriza party's lead... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Greece announces measures for refugees on islandsATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece's caretaker government announced measures Wednesda
Greece announces measures for refugees on islands
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 2 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece's caretaker government announced measures Wednesday to improve conditions for the tens of thousands of refugees and migrants arriving on eastern Greek islands, and to bolster support for the islands' residents. The... Read more
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Washington Post
What happens to the left when it gains power? Look at Greece’s Syriza party.Alexis Tsipras, now Greece’s prime minister and leader of the ruling party Syri
What happens to the left when it gains power? Look at Greece’s Syriza party.
Washington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Alexis Tsipras, now Greece’s prime minister and leader of the ruling party Syriza, is greeted by supporters during a protest in Athens in October 2014. (Lefteris Pitarakis/AP) On Sept. 20, Greeks are once again going to the polls. Despite all the... Read more
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Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening bellChinese stocks saw a wild session. China's Shanghai Composite opened to a loss
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Chinese stocks saw a wild session. China's Shanghai Composite opened to a loss of more than 4% before seeing a late-morning surge into positive territory ahead of the break. Stocks dipped back into negative territory after trade resumed and regained... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Messy split for Greece’s Tsipras, Varoufakis Published: 2 September 2015 6:36 PM Alexis Tsipras (pic) and Yanis Varoufaki
Messy split for Greece’s Tsipras, Varoufakis
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 2 days ago
Published: 2 September 2015 6:36 PM Alexis Tsipras (pic) and Yanis Varoufakis shared a vision once, but the double act of the Greek debt drama's most colourful characters now appears well and truly over.... Read more
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Independent
The 10 things to watch in business on Wednesday September 2ndThe Shanghai Composite lost more than 4 per cent of its value in early deals bu
The 10 things to watch in business on Wednesday September 2nd
Independent / Posted 2 days ago
The Shanghai Composite lost more than 4 per cent of its value in early deals but came back strongly. At the break the benchmark Shanghai Composite index rose to 3176.335, an increase of 0.31 per cent. The FTSE gained 0.5 per cent in early trading... Read more
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TheBull
Tsipras and Varoufakis: a messy split for Greece's double actAlexis Tsipras and Yanis Varoufakis shared a vision once, but the double act of
Tsipras and Varoufakis: a messy split for Greece's double act
TheBull / Posted 2 days ago
Alexis Tsipras and Yanis Varoufakis shared a vision once, but the double act of the Greek debt drama's most colourful characters now appears well and truly over. When Tsipras swept to power as prime minister in January, hiring maverick economist... Read more
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EuroNews
New Democracy tries to win back lost conservative supportGreece’s September snap election is fast approaching and New Democracy leader E
New Democracy tries to win back lost conservative support
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
Greece’s September snap election is fast approaching and New Democracy leader Evangelos Meimarakis is on the campaign trail, holding a rally in central Athens trying to lure back traditional centre-right voters. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras remains... Read more
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Reuters
Greek ship ferries hundreds more migrants to mainlandRefugees and migrants disembark from the passenger ship 'Tera Jet', following t
Greek ship ferries hundreds more migrants to mainland
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Refugees and migrants disembark from the passenger ship 'Tera Jet', following their trip from the island of Lesbos to the port of Piraeus, near Athens, Greece September 1, 2015. Refugees and migrants disembark from the passenger ship 'Tera Jet',... Read more
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Swissinfo
Greece's Syriza party lead shrinks further in election race - pollBy Angeliki Koutantou ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's Syriza party is on course to
Greece's Syriza party lead shrinks further in election race - poll
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
By Angeliki Koutantou ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's Syriza party is on course to win 26 percent of votes in a snap election in September, just one point ahead of the conservative New Democracy party, a poll published by the Pulse for Action 24... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greek ship ferries hundreds more migrants to mainlandATHENS: A ship bringing about 1,800 migrants and refugees from an eastern Greek
Greek ship ferries hundreds more migrants to mainland
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
ATHENS: A ship bringing about 1,800 migrants and refugees from an eastern Greek island to the port of Piraeus arrived on Tuesday night, the Greek coastguard said. Greece has seen a spike in the number of refugees and migrants arriving on the islands... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greece's Syriza party lead shrinks further in election race - pollATHENS: Greece's Syriza party is on course to win 26 percent of votes in a snap
Greece's Syriza party lead shrinks further in election race - poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
ATHENS: Greece's Syriza party is on course to win 26 percent of votes in a snap election in September, just one point ahead of the conservative New Democracy party, a poll published by the Pulse for Action 24 television channel said on... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Greek ship ferries hundreds more migrants to mainlandRefugees and migrants disembark from the passenger ship 'Tera Jet', following t
Greek ship ferries hundreds more migrants to mainland
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 2 days ago
Refugees and migrants disembark from the passenger ship 'Tera Jet', following their trip from the island of Lesbos to the port of Piraeus, near Athens, Greece September 1, 2015. Refugees and migrants disembark from the passenger ship 'Tera Jet',... Read more
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The Star
Greek ship ferries hundreds more migrants to mainlandATHENS (Reuters) - A ship bringing about 1,800 migrants and refugees from an ea
Greek ship ferries hundreds more migrants to mainland
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - A ship bringing about 1,800 migrants and refugees from an eastern Greek island to the port of Piraeus arrived on Tuesday night, the Greek coastguard said. Greece has seen a spike in the number of refugees and migrants arriving on... Read more
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The Star
Greece's Syriza party only 1 point ahead in election raceATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's Syriza party is on course to win 26 percent of vote
Greece's Syriza party only 1 point ahead in election race
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece's Syriza party is on course to win 26 percent of votes in a snap election in September, just one point ahead of the conservative New Democracy party, a poll published by the Pulse for Action 24 television channel said on... Read more
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Swissinfo
Greek ship ferries hundreds more migrants to mainlandATHENS (Reuters) - A ship bringing about 1,800 migrants and refugees from an ea
Greek ship ferries hundreds more migrants to mainland
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - A ship bringing about 1,800 migrants and refugees from an eastern Greek island to the port of Piraeus arrived on Tuesday night, the Greek coastguard said. Greece has seen a spike in the number of refugees and migrants arriving on... Read more
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Reuters
Greece's Syriza party only 1 point ahead in election raceATHENS Greece's Syriza party is on course to win 26 percent of votes in a snap
Greece's Syriza party only 1 point ahead in election race
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
ATHENS Greece's Syriza party is on course to win 26 percent of votes in a snap election in September, just one point ahead of the conservative New Democracy party, a poll published by the Pulse for Action 24 television channel said on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greece's Syriza party only 1 point ahead in election race - pollATHENS: Greece's Syriza party is on course to win 26 percent of votes in a snap
Greece's Syriza party only 1 point ahead in election race - poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
ATHENS: Greece's Syriza party is on course to win 26 percent of votes in a snap election in September, just one point ahead of the conservative New Democracy party, a poll published by the Pulse for Action 24 television channel said on... Read more
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