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Salon.com
Socialism or barbarism: Only the far left can defeat the rise of the radical rightat the heels of a European-establishment aligned Socialist Party just two years
Socialism or barbarism: Only the far left can defeat the rise of the radical right
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
at the heels of a European-establishment aligned Socialist Party just two years after its founding. In Greece, the leftist Syriza party, despite failing to overturn brutal austerity conditions while in power coincided with the continued electoral... Read more
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Breitbart
Spain’s Conservatives Steal Show From Podemos In Polls— the PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise o
Spain’s Conservatives Steal Show From Podemos In Polls
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
— the PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of Unidos Podemos, which like Greece’s ruling Syriza party rejects EU-backed austerity and pledges to fight for the least well-off. Rajoy has argued that since the PP... Read more
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The China Post
Spain's Rajoy claims right to form government after poll winthe PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of
Spain's Rajoy claims right to form government after poll win
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
the PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of Unidos Podemos, which like Greece's ruling Syriza party rejects EU-backed austerity. Spain's Podemos coalition party leader Pablo Iglesias, fourth right, shout slogans... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Spain's Rajoy claims right to form government after poll win- the PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise o
Spain's Rajoy claims right to form government after poll win
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
- the PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of Unidos Podemos, which like Greece's ruling Syriza party rejects EU-backed austerity. Rajoy has argued that since the PP came to power in 2011, it has brought Spain... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Spain’s Rajoy claims right to form govt after poll win— the PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise o
Spain’s Rajoy claims right to form govt after poll win
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
— the PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of Unidos Podemos, which like Greece’s ruling Syriza party rejects EU-backed austerity. Rajoy has argued that since the PP came to power in 2011, it has brought Spain... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Spain's Rajoy claims right to form govt after poll winthe PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of
Spain's Rajoy claims right to form govt after poll win
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
the PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of Unidos Podemos, which like Greece's ruling Syriza party rejects EU-backed austerity. Rajoy has argued that since the PP came to power in 2011, it has brought Spain... Read more
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Rappler
Spain's conservatives steal show from Podemos in polls– the PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise o
Spain's conservatives steal show from Podemos in polls
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
– the PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of Unidos Podemos, which like Greece's ruling Syriza party rejects EU-backed austerity and pledges to fight for the least well-off. Rajoy has argued that since the PP... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Spain conservatives finish stronger in polls: partial resultsthe PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of
Spain conservatives finish stronger in polls: partial results
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
the PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of Unidos Podemos, which like Greece's ruling Syriza party rejects EU-backed austerity and pledges to fight for the least well-off. The coalition had responded with a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Spain conservatives finish stronger in polls: Partial results- the PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise o
Spain conservatives finish stronger in polls: Partial results
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
- the PP had hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of Unidos Podemos, which like Greece's ruling Syriza party rejects EU-backed austerity and pledges to fight for the least well-off. The coalition had responded with a... Read more
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5d
Zero Hedge
In Latest Shock To Status Quo, Spanish Left-Wing Parties Set To Win Parliamentary Majoritya conservative-led government in 2012, only to find itself subsequently humilia
In Latest Shock To Status Quo, Spanish Left-Wing Parties Set To Win Parliamentary Majority
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
a conservative-led government in 2012, only to find itself subsequently humiliated by the rise to power of the far-left Syriza party -- which is close to Podemos. It is not clear what impact the result of the British referendum will have on the... Read more
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Reuters
Spain votes to break political deadlock, far left set to risea conservative-led government in 2012, only to find itself subsequently humilia
Spain votes to break political deadlock, far left set to rise
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
a conservative-led government in 2012, only to find itself subsequently humiliated by the rise to power of the far-left Syriza party -- which is close to Podemos. After Britain's vote to quit the EU, Greece's Syriza prime minister, Alexis... Read more
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CNBC
Why the Spanish elections could be another shock to Europea conservative-led government in 2012, only to find itself subsequently humilia
Why the Spanish elections could be another shock to Europe
CNBC / Posted 5 days ago
a conservative-led government in 2012, only to find itself subsequently humiliated by the rise to power of the far-left Syriza party -- which is close to Podemos. After Britain's vote to quit the EU, Greece's Syriza prime minister, Alexis... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Change or safety? Spain decides in repeat election- the PP has hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise o
Change or safety? Spain decides in repeat election
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
- the PP has hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of Unidos Podemos, which like Greece's ruling Syriza party rejects EU-backed austerity and pledges to fight for the least well-off. The coalition, led by charismatic,... Read more
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The China Post
Change or safety? Spain decides in repeat electionthe PP has hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of
Change or safety? Spain decides in repeat election
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
the PP has hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of Unidos Podemos, which like Greece's ruling Syriza party rejects EU-backed austerity and pledges to fight for the least well-off. The coalition, led by charismatic,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Change or safety? Spain decides in repeat electionthe PP has hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of
Change or safety? Spain decides in repeat election
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
the PP has hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of Unidos Podemos, which like Greece's ruling Syriza party rejects EU-backed austerity and pledges to fight for the least well-off. The coalition, led by charismatic,... Read more
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Rappler
Change or safety? Spain decides in repeat election– the PP has hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise o
Change or safety? Spain decides in repeat election
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
– the PP has hammered away at the need for stability in reference to the rise of Unidos Podemos, which like Greece's ruling Syriza party rejects EU-backed austerity and pledges to fight for the least well-off. The coalition, led by charismatic,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Far left set to become a political force in Spain's electiona conservative-led government in 2012, only to find itself subsequently humilia
Far left set to become a political force in Spain's election
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
a conservative-led government in 2012, only to find itself subsequently humiliated by the rise to power of the far-left Syriza party - which is close to Podemos. After Britain's vote to quit the EU, Greece's Syriza prime minister, Alexis... Read more
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The Star
Far left set to become a political force in Spain's electiona conservative-led government in 2012, only to find itself subsequently humilia
Far left set to become a political force in Spain's election
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
a conservative-led government in 2012, only to find itself subsequently humiliated by the rise to power of the far-left Syriza party -- which is close to Podemos. After Britain's vote to quit the EU, Greece's Syriza prime minister, Alexis... Read more
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Swissinfo
Far left set to become a political force in Spain's electiona conservative-led government in 2012, only to find itself subsequently humilia
Far left set to become a political force in Spain's election
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
a conservative-led government in 2012, only to find itself subsequently humiliated by the rise to power of the far-left Syriza party -- which is close to Podemos. After Britain's vote to quit the EU, Greece's Syriza prime minister, Alexis... Read more
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Swissinfo
Tsipras blames Brexit on austerity, deficiencies in EU leadershipsaid on Saturday he did not blame the British people for voting to leave but ra
Tsipras blames Brexit on austerity, deficiencies in EU leadership
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
said on Saturday he did not blame the British people for voting to leave but rather EU leaders. Speaking to his leftist Syriza party's central committee, Tsipras blamed the Brexit outcome on the "chronic deficiencies" of European leaders and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tsipras blames Brexit on austerity, deficiencies in EU leadershipsaid on Saturday he did not blame the British people for voting to leave but ra
Tsipras blames Brexit on austerity, deficiencies in EU leadership
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
said on Saturday he did not blame the British people for voting to leave but rather EU leaders. Speaking to his leftist Syriza party's central committee, Tsipras blamed the Brexit outcome on the "chronic deficiencies" of European leaders and... Read more
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The Star
Tsipras blames Brexit on austerity, deficiencies in EU leadershipsaid on Saturday he did not blame the British people for voting to leave but ra
Tsipras blames Brexit on austerity, deficiencies in EU leadership
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
said on Saturday he did not blame the British people for voting to leave but rather EU leaders. Speaking to his leftist Syriza party's central committee, Tsipras blamed the Brexit outcome on the "chronic deficiencies" of European leaders and... Read more
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The Washington Times
Greece watching British vote closely, new party chief saysGramatidis said, arguing that Greece is in even worse shape than it was three y
Greece watching British vote closely, new party chief says
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
Gramatidis said, arguing that Greece is in even worse shape than it was three years ago, due to the missteps of the ruling Syriza party, which ironically came to power in early 2015 claiming it would secure easier terms and relief from the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
ECB offers helping hand to Greek bankskept to the terms of its international bailout programme. But when Greek Prime
ECB offers helping hand to Greek banks
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
kept to the terms of its international bailout programme. But when Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his radical Syriza party stormed to power in January 2015, threatening to rescind on the terms of its international bailout, the ECB... Read more
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DW
ECB lends a helping hand to Greece |measures in exchange for bailout funds, and the debt-ridden Greek government, l
ECB lends a helping hand to Greece |
DW / Posted 9 days ago
measures in exchange for bailout funds, and the debt-ridden Greek government, led by the newly-in-power and anti-austerity Syriza party. Since then, the banks were kept afloat via an Emergency Liquidity Assistance (ELA) program whose loans were... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
ECB to readmit Greek banks to regular refinancing operationskept to the terms of its international bailout programme. But when Greek Prime
ECB to readmit Greek banks to regular refinancing operations
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
kept to the terms of its international bailout programme. But when Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his radical Syriza party stormed to power in January 2015, threatening to rescind on the terms of its international bailout, the ECB... Read more
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Quartz
The loudest supporters of Brexit are on the right, but plenty on the left want to leave, tooimposed austerity. Nineham suggests that a similar fate could befall the UK, w
The loudest supporters of Brexit are on the right, but plenty on the left want to leave, too
Quartz / Posted 10 days ago
imposed austerity. Nineham suggests that a similar fate could befall the UK, with the Labour party in the role of Greece’s Syriza party. Labour took a hard left turn last year when it elected self-described socialist Jeremy Corbyn, who is in favor... Read more
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Fortune
Rome Just Elected This 37-Year-Old Lawyer As Its First Female Mayorin Barcelona and Madrid, dealing a blow to the nation’s traditional two-party s
Rome Just Elected This 37-Year-Old Lawyer As Its First Female Mayor
Fortune / Posted 11 days ago
in Barcelona and Madrid, dealing a blow to the nation’s traditional two-party system. In September 2015, the far-left Syriza party won Greece’s general election also by promising to end years of austerity. And in Austria last month, rightwing... Read more
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Salon.com
Spain’s Socialists battle new group for control of the leftparty in the country’s June 26 repeat election. The scenario is reminiscent of
Spain’s Socialists battle new group for control of the left
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
party in the country’s June 26 repeat election. The scenario is reminiscent of what happened in Greece in 2012 when the Syriza party overtook Greece’s long dominant Socialist Pasok party. The far left party last year became Greece’s governing... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Greek TV stations face sign-off in licensing rowchannels is a ploy by Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to replace powerful T
Greek TV stations face sign-off in licensing row
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 19 days ago
channels is a ploy by Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to replace powerful TV barons who have opposed his leftist Syriza party Authorities say they want to clean up an industry known for its workforce exploitation and rumoured... Read more
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The Manila Times
Greek TV stations face sign-off in licensing rowthe overhaul is merely a ploy by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to replace power
Greek TV stations face sign-off in licensing row
The Manila Times / Posted 19 days ago
the overhaul is merely a ploy by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to replace powerful TV barons — who have opposed his leftist Syriza party in the past — with others more to his liking. Opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis has accused the government... Read more
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BBC News
Podemos gains as Spain launches new election campaignlatest polls Judging by the current polls, Spain's result could mirror what ha
Podemos gains as Spain launches new election campaign
BBC News / Posted 20 days ago
latest polls Judging by the current polls, Spain's result could mirror what happened in Greece, where the new left-wing Syriza party wooed voters away from the traditional Pasok socialists. The fourth significant national party, according to... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Spanish Elections: EU Watershed?with center-right parties tend to do badly come election time. The Greek Socia
Spanish Elections: EU Watershed?
Op-Ed News / Posted 21 days ago
with center-right parties tend to do badly come election time. The Greek Socialist Party was decimated by the left-wing Syriza Party after the former went into a grand coalition with the right. The Liberal Party's alliance with the Conservative... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
The Spanish Challenge. Categorywith center-right parties tend to do badly come election time. The Greek Socia
The Spanish Challenge. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 21 days ago
with center-right parties tend to do badly come election time. The Greek Socialist Party was decimated by the left-wing Syriza Party after the former went into a grand coalition with the right. The Liberal Party’s alliance with the Conservative... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Leftist Podemos gaining support before Spanish election - pollat risk of suffering the same fate as the once powerful Greek centre-left Pasok
Leftist Podemos gaining support before Spanish election - poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
at risk of suffering the same fate as the once powerful Greek centre-left Pasok party, which was eclipsed by the leftist Syriza party amid Greece's financial crisis. If the Socialists backed a PP-led 'grand coalition', they would probably... Read more
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The Star
Leftist Podemos gaining support before Spanish electionat risk of suffering the same fate as the once powerful Greek centre-left Pasok
Leftist Podemos gaining support before Spanish election
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
at risk of suffering the same fate as the once powerful Greek centre-left Pasok party, which was eclipsed by the leftist Syriza party amid Greece's financial crisis. If the Socialists backed a PP-led 'grand coalition', they would probably... Read more
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Swissinfo
Leftist Podemos gaining support before Spanish election - pollat risk of suffering the same fate as the once powerful Greek centre-left Pasok
Leftist Podemos gaining support before Spanish election - poll
Swissinfo / Posted 22 days ago
at risk of suffering the same fate as the once powerful Greek centre-left Pasok party, which was eclipsed by the leftist Syriza party amid Greece's financial crisis. If the Socialists backed a PP-led 'grand coalition', they would probably... Read more
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The China Post
Spain's Podemos leads ahead of election: pollscapture 22 percent of the vote, just ahead of Podemos, which got 20.7 percent.
Spain's Podemos leads ahead of election: polls
The China Post / Posted 25 days ago
capture 22 percent of the vote, just ahead of Podemos, which got 20.7 percent. Podemos, a close ally of Greece's ruling Syriza party, in May formed an alliance with Izquierda Unida, a coalition led by the country's communist party, to run... Read more
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Business Standard India
Spain's Podemos overtakes Socialists ahead of election: polls22% of the vote during the last election, just ahead of Podemos which got 20.7%
Spain's Podemos overtakes Socialists ahead of election: polls
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
22% of the vote during the last election, just ahead of Podemos which got 20.7%. Podemos, a close ally of Greece's ruling Syriza party, in early May formed an alliance with Izquierda Unida, a far-left party, to run together in the June 26 repeat... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Exposing The ECB's Illusory IndependenceJanuary 2015. By December 2014, it had become clear that the previous governmen
Exposing The ECB's Illusory Independence
Zero Hedge / Posted 28 days ago
January 2015. By December 2014, it had become clear that the previous government was on its last legs and that the leftist Syriza party was on its way to power. The governor of Greece’s central bank, an arm of the ECB, “predicted” that markets were... Read more
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Market Watch
Greek lawmakers OK changes for next bailout moneydebts, including bonds held by the ECB. The amendments voted on Thursday were
Greek lawmakers OK changes for next bailout money
Market Watch / Posted 28 days ago
debts, including bonds held by the ECB. The amendments voted on Thursday were backed by the 153 lawmakers from the ruling Syriza party and its junior coalition partner, the Independent Greeks, and involved changes in pension reform, public sector... Read more
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Fortune
Why Greece’s Syriza Party Is Embracing Austerity Nowit still has a long way to go before it returns to economic and political stabi
Why Greece’s Syriza Party Is Embracing Austerity Now
Fortune / Posted 28 days ago
it still has a long way to go before it returns to economic and political stability. In 2015, the victory of the far left Syriza Party (acronym for Coalition of the Radical Left) and the formation of a coalition government with the far-right... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greece, Brexit in focus at ECB meeting in Viennaas long as Athens kept to the terms of its international bailout programme. Bu
Greece, Brexit in focus at ECB meeting in Vienna
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
as long as Athens kept to the terms of its international bailout programme. But when Alexis Tsipras and his radical Syriza party stormed to power in January 2015, threatening to rescind on the terms of its international bailout, the ECB... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
ECB holds key rates unchanged, silent on Greek debtas long as Athens kept to the terms of its international bailout programme. Bu
ECB holds key rates unchanged, silent on Greek debt
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 29 days ago
as long as Athens kept to the terms of its international bailout programme. But when Alexis Tsipras and his radical Syriza party stormed to power in January 2015, threatening to rescind on the terms of its international bailout, the ECB... Read more
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The Moscow Times
Why Greece Is Fighting Russia's Cornerwill take place in the wider region, mainly regarding any negative shift in the
Why Greece Is Fighting Russia's Corner
The Moscow Times / Posted a month ago
will take place in the wider region, mainly regarding any negative shift in the refugee crisis and the ongoing turbulence in the Arab World. Dimitris Papadimoulis is vice president of the European Parliament and head of the Syriza party delega... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
For sale: Greek islands, hotels and historic sitesEurope of our dreams?” The criticism is not lost on Pitsiorlas, a veteran left
For sale: Greek islands, hotels and historic sites
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 1 months ago
Europe of our dreams?” The criticism is not lost on Pitsiorlas, a veteran leftist and lawyer by training. The ruling Syriza party, which he helped found from its previous incarnation as Synaspismos, or the left coalition, lost a deputy when... Read more
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Reuters
Greece tells lenders it can't implement some extra demands: letterwhich has a narrow parliamentary majority with 153 of the 300 lawmakers. One la
Greece tells lenders it can't implement some extra demands: letter
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
which has a narrow parliamentary majority with 153 of the 300 lawmakers. One lawmaker has resigned from Tsipras's Syriza party in protest over the measures. (Additional reporting by Francesco Guarascio in Brussels; Editing by Gareth... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Putin visits Russian Orthodox monastic community in Greecelong-anticipated visit left some disappointed. Panagiotis Lafazanis, a former
Putin visits Russian Orthodox monastic community in Greece
Lake Placid News / Posted 1 months ago
long-anticipated visit left some disappointed. Panagiotis Lafazanis, a former energy minister who has left the ruling Syriza party, said the Greek government had de-emphasized the Putin visit in order to curry favor with U.S. and NATO... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Putin visits Russian Orthodox monastic community in Greecelong-anticipated visit left some disappointed. Panagiotis Lafazanis, a former
Putin visits Russian Orthodox monastic community in Greece
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
long-anticipated visit left some disappointed. Panagiotis Lafazanis, a former energy minister who has left the ruling Syriza party, said the Greek government had de-emphasized the Putin visit in order to curry favor with U.S. and NATO... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Putin visits Russian Orthodox monastic community in Greecelong-anticipated visit left some disappointed. Panagiotis Lafazanis, a former
Putin visits Russian Orthodox monastic community in Greece
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 1 months ago
long-anticipated visit left some disappointed. Panagiotis Lafazanis, a former energy minister who has left the ruling Syriza party, said the Greek government had de-emphasized the Putin visit in order to curry favor with U.S. and NATO... Read more
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