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express
Greek PM steps up threat to take Germany to COURT over £230bn WW2 paymentshas heightened since Greece plunged into near-bankruptcy as a result of the eur
Greek PM steps up threat to take Germany to COURT over £230bn WW2 payments
express / Posted 7 days ago
has heightened since Greece plunged into near-bankruptcy as a result of the eurozone crisis, with Mr Tspiras’s leftist Syriza party regularly raising the divisive subject. Over the past few years Athens has regularly been required to haggle... Read more
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express
Greece ‘could take legal action’ against Germany to recover £230bn WW2 reparationshave demanded severe austerity measures be implemented by Athens. Last week, M
Greece ‘could take legal action’ against Germany to recover £230bn WW2 reparations
express / Posted 9 days ago
have demanded severe austerity measures be implemented by Athens. Last week, Mr Tspiras - who leads the left-wing Syriza party in the Greek government - reminded Germany how its own debts were cancelled after the Second World War, as his... Read more
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express
Greek PM tells Germany: We cancelled your debt after WW2 so cancel ours nowto “the future by signing a new social contract that will guarantee the prosper
Greek PM tells Germany: We cancelled your debt after WW2 so cancel ours now
express / Posted 15 days ago
to “the future by signing a new social contract that will guarantee the prosperity of its peoples”. Mr Tsipras’s left-wing Syriza party have often raised the issue of German war reparations in the context of Greece’s ongoing battle with... Read more
20d
News 24 South Africa
Amid migrant crisis, Greece to build Athens mosqueto implement the project that had previously faced opposition from the country'
Amid migrant crisis, Greece to build Athens mosque
News 24 South Africa / Posted 20 days ago
to implement the project that had previously faced opposition from the country's Orthodox Church. The governing left-wing Syriza party backed the $1m state-funded mosque, but it was opposed by its nationalist coalition partner, the Independent... Read more
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Salon.com
Amid migrant crisis: Greece to build Athens mosquethe project that had previously faced opposition from the country’s powerful Or
Amid migrant crisis: Greece to build Athens mosque
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
the project that had previously faced opposition from the country’s powerful Orthodox Church. The governing left-wing Syriza party backed the 950,000-euro ($1 million) project, but it was opposed by its nationalist coalition partner, the... Read more
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27d
Canberra Times
Creditors withhold Greek bailout paymentstrike this year. The 24-hour walkout would be the first general strike under
Creditors withhold Greek bailout payment
Canberra Times / Posted 27 days ago
strike this year. The 24-hour walkout would be the first general strike under the government of Mr Tsipras' leftist Syriza party, which came to power in January on a promise to fight austerity and was re-elected in September on a pledge to... Read more
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27d
The Age
Creditors withhold Greek bailout paymentstrike this year. The 24-hour walkout would be the first general strike under
Creditors withhold Greek bailout payment
The Age / Posted 27 days ago
strike this year. The 24-hour walkout would be the first general strike under the government of Mr Tsipras' leftist Syriza party, which came to power in January on a promise to fight austerity and was re-elected in September on a pledge to... Read more
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27d
Sydney Morning Herald
Creditors withhold Greek bailout paymentstrike this year. The 24-hour walkout would be the first general strike under
Creditors withhold Greek bailout payment
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 27 days ago
strike this year. The 24-hour walkout would be the first general strike under the government of Mr Tsipras' leftist Syriza party, which came to power in January on a promise to fight austerity and was re-elected in September on a pledge to... Read more
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28d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Greece: anarchists evicted from illegally occupied buildingsso, private accommodations, police say. In response, some activists have occup
Greece: anarchists evicted from illegally occupied buildings
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 28 days ago
so, private accommodations, police say. In response, some activists have occupied the local offices of the ruling leftist Syriza party. The party itself condemned the police action as "contrary to the Left's principles and values." Copyright 2016... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Greece: anarchists evicted from illegally occupied buildingsso, private accommodations, police say. In response, some activists have occup
Greece: anarchists evicted from illegally occupied buildings
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 28 days ago
so, private accommodations, police say. In response, some activists have occupied the local offices of the ruling leftist Syriza party. The party itself condemned the police action as "contrary to the Left's principles and values." Copyright 2016... Read more
30d
Rappler
Greek PM proposes constitutional change for 'direct democracy'the country's first-ever prime minister to take a civil oath on his election la
Greek PM proposes constitutional change for 'direct democracy'
Rappler / Posted 30 days ago
the country's first-ever prime minister to take a civil oath on his election last year. And the PM must also sway his own Syriza party, where a sizable faction sees no need for constitutional revision. He said discussion groups would be formed... Read more
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The Economic Times
Greece eyes constitution overhaul limiting MPs terms, defining role of Churchreligion, Tsipras said. Constitutional reforms have been a rallying cry of Tsi
Greece eyes constitution overhaul limiting MPs terms, defining role of Church
The Economic Times / Posted 30 days ago
religion, Tsipras said. Constitutional reforms have been a rallying cry of Tsipras's government since his left-wing Syriza party swept to power in early 2015 on a tide of anti-austerity sentiment by a public clobbered by years of economic... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greece eyes constitution overhaul limiting MPs terms, defining role of Churchreligion, Tsipras said. Constitutional reforms have been a rallying cry of Tsi
Greece eyes constitution overhaul limiting MPs terms, defining role of Church
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
religion, Tsipras said. Constitutional reforms have been a rallying cry of Tsipras's government since his left-wing Syriza party swept to power in early 2015 on a tide of anti-austerity sentiment by a public clobbered by years of economic... Read more
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Reuters
Greece eyes constitution overhaul limiting MPs terms, defining role of Churchreligion, Tsipras said. Constitutional reforms have been a rallying cry of Tsi
Greece eyes constitution overhaul limiting MPs terms, defining role of Church
Reuters / Posted 30 days ago
religion, Tsipras said. Constitutional reforms have been a rallying cry of Tsipras's government since his left-wing Syriza party swept to power in early 2015 on a tide of anti-austerity sentiment by a public clobbered by years of economic... Read more
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Swissinfo
Greece eyes constitution overhaul limiting MPs terms, defining role of Churchreligion, Tsipras said. Constitutional reforms have been a rallying cry of Tsi
Greece eyes constitution overhaul limiting MPs terms, defining role of Church
Swissinfo / Posted 30 days ago
religion, Tsipras said. Constitutional reforms have been a rallying cry of Tsipras's government since his left-wing Syriza party swept to power in early 2015 on a tide of anti-austerity sentiment by a public clobbered by years of economic... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
8 Turks who fled to Greece are a diplomatic 'hot potato'also test the country's relatively new coalition government, which came to powe
8 Turks who fled to Greece are a diplomatic 'hot potato'
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 1 months ago
also test the country's relatively new coalition government, which came to power last year and consists of the left-wing Syriza party, which had never been in government before 2015, and the small nationalist Independent Greeks party, whose... Read more
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Salon.com
8 Turks who fled to Greece are a diplomatic ‘hot potato’also test the country’s relatively new coalition government, which came to powe
8 Turks who fled to Greece are a diplomatic ‘hot potato’
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
also test the country’s relatively new coalition government, which came to power last year and consists of the left-wing Syriza party, which had never been in government before 2015, and the small nationalist Independent Greeks party, whose... Read more
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Daily Herald
8 Turks who fled to Greece are a diplomatic 'hot potato'also test the country's relatively new coalition government, which came to powe
8 Turks who fled to Greece are a diplomatic 'hot potato'
Daily Herald / Posted 1 months ago
also test the country's relatively new coalition government, which came to power last year and consists of the left-wing Syriza party, which had never been in government before 2015, and the small nationalist Independent Greeks party, whose... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
8 Turks who fled to Greece are a diplomatic 'hot potato'also test the country's relatively new coalition government, which came to powe
8 Turks who fled to Greece are a diplomatic 'hot potato'
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 1 months ago
also test the country's relatively new coalition government, which came to power last year and consists of the left-wing Syriza party, which had never been in government before 2015, and the small nationalist Independent Greeks party, whose... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
8 Turks who fled to Greece are a diplomatic 'hot potato'also test the country's relatively new coalition government, which came to powe
8 Turks who fled to Greece are a diplomatic 'hot potato'
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 1 months ago
also test the country's relatively new coalition government, which came to power last year and consists of the left-wing Syriza party, which had never been in government before 2015, and the small nationalist Independent Greeks party, whose... Read more
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Boston Herald
8 Turks who fled to Greece are a diplomatic 'hot potato'also test the country's relatively new coalition government, which came to powe
8 Turks who fled to Greece are a diplomatic 'hot potato'
Boston Herald / Posted 1 months ago
also test the country's relatively new coalition government, which came to power last year and consists of the left-wing Syriza party, which had never been in government before 2015, and the small nationalist Independent Greeks party, whose... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Greece lowers voting age to 17and the next polls are due in 2019. Introducing proportional representation had
Greece lowers voting age to 17
News 24 South Africa / Posted 1 months ago
and the next polls are due in 2019. Introducing proportional representation had been a long-standing pledge of his Syriza party. However, Tsipras' coalition government rests on a fragile three-seat majority and it is widely assumed that he... Read more
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Reuters
Greek MPs approve end to bonus seats, lower voting ageGreeks, are clinging to a narrow majority with 153 seats in parliament, against
Greek MPs approve end to bonus seats, lower voting age
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
Greeks, are clinging to a narrow majority with 153 seats in parliament, against 147 for the opposition. Tsipras' Syriza party has been ranking second in opinion polls but is more popular than the conservative opposition among younger age... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greek MPs set to lower voting age, abolish bonus seatsvoting age by a year to 17, a move the Interior Ministry says will 'sharpen dem
Greek MPs set to lower voting age, abolish bonus seats
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
voting age by a year to 17, a move the Interior Ministry says will 'sharpen democratic reflexes' among youngsters. Tsipras' Syriza party has been ranking second in opinion polls but is more popular than the conservative opposition among younger age... Read more

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