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asianage
Greek theatre cancels play on political violenceThe cancellation of a Greek National Theatre play critics had attacked as glori
Greek theatre cancels play on political violence
asianage / Posted yesterday
The cancellation of a Greek National Theatre play critics had attacked as glorifyingconvicted killers has ignited a debate on political violence andart censorship in the country that began staging theatre around 2,600 years ago. The Nash... Read more
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walesonline
The left-wing argument for leaving the EU burns with passionThink of a eurosceptic and who springs to mind? You might picture Ukip’s Nigel
The left-wing argument for leaving the EU burns with passion
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
Think of a eurosceptic and who springs to mind? You might picture Ukip’s Nigel Farage or former Conservative Welsh Secretary David Jones, who is now actively involved in a campaign to persuade voters to take Britain out of the European Union. Take... Read more
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The Columbian
40,000 protest pension reform as general strike grips GreeceATHENS, Greece — Sporadic clashes broke out in central Athens on Thursday as te
40,000 protest pension reform as general strike grips Greece
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
ATHENS, Greece — Sporadic clashes broke out in central Athens on Thursday as tens of thousands marched to the Greek Parliament during a general strike called to protest planned pension reforms that are part of the country’s third international... Read more
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The China Post
40,000 strike in Greece, protest pension reform ATHENS -- Sporadic clashes broke out in central Athens Thursday as tens of th
40,000 strike in Greece, protest pension reform
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS -- Sporadic clashes broke out in central Athens Thursday as tens of thousands marched to the Greek Parliament during a general strike called to protest planned pension reforms that are part of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Meanwhile In Greece, Familiar Scenes Are Back: General Strike, Molotov Cocktails, Tear GasGreece was fixed for a few months, when the so-called "anti-austerity" governme
Meanwhile In Greece, Familiar Scenes Are Back: General Strike, Molotov Cocktails, Tear Gas
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
Greece was fixed for a few months, when the so-called "anti-austerity" government of PM Tsipras which came to power just over a year ago did what each on its predecessors did by kicking the can and trading off what little sovereignty Greece has left... Read more
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express
Angry Greeks protest as impoverished workers warn they 'cannot live' with EU cuts GREECE was plunged into chaos once more today as thousands of workers went on
Angry Greeks protest as impoverished workers warn they 'cannot live' with EU cuts
express / Posted 5 days ago
GREECE was plunged into chaos once more today as thousands of workers went on strike in protest at "unsurvivable" cuts to pensions enforced on the country by its EU... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
40,000 protest pension reform as general strike grips Greece Published: February 4, 2016 9:00 AM ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Sporadic clashes b
40,000 protest pension reform as general strike grips Greece
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 5 days ago
Published: February 4, 2016 9:00 AM ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Sporadic clashes broke out in central Athens Thursday as tens of thousands marched to the Greek Parliament during a general... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
40,000 protest pension reform as general strike grips GreeceATHENS, Greece (AP) � Sporadic clashes broke out in central Athens Thursday as
40,000 protest pension reform as general strike grips Greece
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) � Sporadic clashes broke out in central Athens Thursday as tens of thousands marched to the Greek Parliament during a general strike called to protest planned pension reforms that are part of the country's third international... Read more
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Inquirier.net
40,000 protest pension reform as general strike grips GreeceProtesting members of the PAME Communist-affiliated gather outside the Greek Pa
40,000 protest pension reform as general strike grips Greece
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Protesting members of the PAME Communist-affiliated gather outside the Greek Parliament during a 24-hour nationwide general strike in Athens on Thursday, Feb. 4. Unions called the strike to protest pension reforms that are part of Greece’s third... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Greek general strike leads to violent clashes in Athens Anti-austerity protests in central Athens (AP) Sporadic clashes have broken
Greek general strike leads to violent clashes in Athens
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Anti-austerity protests in central Athens (AP) Sporadic clashes have broken out in central Athens as tens of thousands marched to the Greek parliament during a general strike called to protest... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
40,000 protest pension reform as general strike grips GreeceATHENS, Greece (AP) - Sporadic clashes broke out in central Athens Thursday as
40,000 protest pension reform as general strike grips Greece
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Sporadic clashes broke out in central Athens Thursday as tens of thousands marched to the Greek Parliament during a general strike called to protest planned pension reforms that are part of the country's third international... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike against pension reformsATHENS, Greece (AP) - Services across Greece ground to a halt Thursday as worke
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike against pension reforms
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Services across Greece ground to a halt Thursday as workers joined in a massive general strike that canceled flights, ferries and public transport, shut down schools, courts and pharmacies, and left public hospitals with... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Greece general strike brings services to a halt Anti-austerity protests in central Athens (AP) Services across Greece have g
Greece general strike brings services to a halt
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Anti-austerity protests in central Athens (AP) Services across Greece have ground to a halt as workers joined in a massive general strike that cancelled flights, ferries and public transport, shut... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike against pension reformsATHENS, Greece (AP) - Services across Greece ground to a halt Thursday as worke
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike against pension reforms
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Services across Greece ground to a halt Thursday as workers joined in a massive general strike that canceled flights, ferries and public transport, shut down schools, courts and pharmacies, and left public hospitals with... Read more
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Denver Post
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike against pension reformsMembers of the PAME Communist-affiliated hold a banner reads in Greek ''Social
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike against pension reforms
Denver Post / Posted 5 days ago
Members of the PAME Communist-affiliated hold a banner reads in Greek ''Social Security'' during a 24-hour nationwide general strike in Athens, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. Unions called the strike to protest pension reforms that are part of Greece's... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike against pension reformsATHENS, Greece (AP) - Services across Greece ground to a halt Thursday as worke
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike against pension reforms
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Services across Greece ground to a halt Thursday as workers joined in a massive general strike that canceled flights, ferries and public transport, shut down schools, courts and pharmacies, and left public hospitals with... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Major general strike hits Greek transport and services | Irish Examiner Thursday, February 04, 2016 - 08:45 am Services across Gr
Major general strike hits Greek transport and services
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
| Irish Examiner Thursday, February 04, 2016 - 08:45 am Services across Greece have ground to a halt in a massive general strike which... Read more
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Times of Malta
Major general strike hits Greek transport and servicesServices across Greece have ground to a halt in a massive general strike which
Major general strike hits Greek transport and services
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
Services across Greece have ground to a halt in a massive general strike which has cancelled flights, ferries and public transport, shut down schools, courts and pharmacies, and left public hospitals with only emergency staff. Unions called the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Major general strike hits Greek transport and services Anti-austerity protests in central Athens (AP) Services across Greece have g
Major general strike hits Greek transport and services
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Anti-austerity protests in central Athens (AP) Services across Greece have ground to a halt in a massive general strike which has cancelled flights, ferries and public transport, shut down... Read more
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News.com.au
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike agains Services across Greece have ground to a halt as workers walk off their jobs i
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike agains
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
Services across Greece have ground to a halt as workers walk off their jobs in a massive general strike to protest pension reforms. It has halted flights, ferries and public transport, shut down schools,... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike against pensioATHENS, Greece (AP) — Services across the country ground to a halt Thursday as
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike against pensio
The Oklahoman / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Services across the country ground to a halt Thursday as Greeks walked off the job in a massive general strike that canceled flights, ferries and public transport, shut down schools, courts and pharmacies, and left public... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike agains Services across Greece have ground to a halt as workers walk off their jobs i
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike agains
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Services across Greece have ground to a halt as workers walk off their jobs in a massive general strike to protest pension reforms. It has halted flights, ferries and public transport, shut down schools,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike agains Services across Greece have ground to a halt as workers walk off their jobs i
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike agains
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
Services across Greece have ground to a halt as workers walk off their jobs in a massive general strike to protest pension reforms. It has halted flights, ferries and public transport, shut down schools,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike against pensioA man fishing during a 24-hour general strike at the Athens' port of Piraeus, o
Services paralyzed as Greeks strike against pensio
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
A man fishing during a 24-hour general strike at the Athens' port of Piraeus, on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. Services across the country have ground to a halt as Greeks walk off the job in a massive general strike that cancelled flights, ferries and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greeks set to strike against leftist government's pension plansATHENS: Greeks will stage a 24-hour general strike on Thursday to protest again
Greeks set to strike against leftist government's pension plans
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
ATHENS: Greeks will stage a 24-hour general strike on Thursday to protest against the pension reform plans of the left-led government that will slash workers' salaries and recalculate pensions to meet targets set by Greece's foreign... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greek theater lowers curtain on political violence play as censorship row buildsATHENS: The cancellation of a Greek National Theatre play critics had attacked
Greek theater lowers curtain on political violence play as censorship row builds
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
ATHENS: The cancellation of a Greek National Theatre play critics had attacked as glorifying convicted killers has ignited a debate on political violence and art censorship in the country that began staging theater around 2,600 years ago. The "Nash... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greek theatre lowers curtain on political violence play as censorship row buildsATHENS: The cancellation of a Greek National Theatre play critics had attacked
Greek theatre lowers curtain on political violence play as censorship row builds
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
ATHENS: The cancellation of a Greek National Theatre play critics had attacked as glorifying convicted killers has ignited a debate on political violence and art censorship in the country that began staging theatre around 2,600 years ago. The "Nash... Read more
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News.com.au
Petrol bombs at Greek minister's house A group of unknown assailants has thrown makeshift petrol bombs outside the h
Petrol bombs at Greek minister's house
News.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
A group of unknown assailants has thrown makeshift petrol bombs outside the house of a Greek minister in central Athens, causing damage but no injuries. police said. The attack took place outside the house of... Read more
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Perth Now
Petrol bombs at Greek minister's house A group of unknown assailants has thrown makeshift petrol bombs outside the h
Petrol bombs at Greek minister's house
Perth Now / Posted 10 days ago
A group of unknown assailants has thrown makeshift petrol bombs outside the house of a Greek minister in central Athens, causing damage but no injuries. police said. The attack took place outside the house of... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Petrol bombs at Greek minister's house A group of unknown assailants has thrown makeshift petrol bombs outside the h
Petrol bombs at Greek minister's house
Adelaide Now / Posted 10 days ago
A group of unknown assailants has thrown makeshift petrol bombs outside the house of a Greek minister in central Athens, causing damage but no injuries. police said. The attack took place outside the house of... Read more
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Herald Sun
Petrol bombs at Greek minister's house A group of unknown assailants has thrown makeshift petrol bombs outside the h
Petrol bombs at Greek minister's house
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
A group of unknown assailants has thrown makeshift petrol bombs outside the house of a Greek minister in central Athens, causing damage but no injuries. police said. The attack took place outside the house of... Read more
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Weekly Times
Petrol bombs at Greek minister's house A group of unknown assailants has thrown makeshift petrol bombs outside the h
Petrol bombs at Greek minister's house
Weekly Times / Posted 10 days ago
A group of unknown assailants has thrown makeshift petrol bombs outside the house of a Greek minister in central Athens, causing damage but no injuries. police said. The attack took place outside the house of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Petrol bombs at Greek minister's house A group of unknown assailants has thrown makeshift petrol bombs outside the h
Petrol bombs at Greek minister's house
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
A group of unknown assailants has thrown makeshift petrol bombs outside the house of a Greek minister in central Athens, causing damage but no injuries. police said. The attack took place outside the house of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Petrol bombs thrown outside Greek minister's houseATHENS: A group of unknown assailants threw makeshift petrol bombs outside the
Petrol bombs thrown outside Greek minister's house
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
ATHENS: A group of unknown assailants threw makeshift petrol bombs outside the house of a Greek minister in central Athens early on Saturday, causing damage but no injuries, police officials said. The attack took place outside the house of State... Read more
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Times of Malta
Petrol bombs thrown outside Greek minister's houseA group of unknown assailants threw makeshift petrol bombs outside the house of
Petrol bombs thrown outside Greek minister's house
Times of Malta / Posted 10 days ago
A group of unknown assailants threw makeshift petrol bombs outside the house of a Greek minister in central Athens early this mornin, causing damage but no injuries, police officials said. The attack took place outside the house of State Minister... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Populist Revolution: Bernie and BeyondThe world is undergoing a populist revival. From the revolt against austerity l
The Populist Revolution: Bernie and Beyond
Op-Ed News / Posted 12 days ago
The world is undergoing a populist revival. From the revolt against austerity led by the Syriza Party in Greece and the Podemos Party in Spain, to Jeremy Corbyn's surprise victory as Labour leader in the UK, to Donald Trump's ascendancy in the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Jan. 25, 2016Today is Monday, Jan. 25, the 25th day of 2016. There are 341 days left in the
This day in history, Jan. 25, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Today is Monday, Jan. 25, the 25th day of 2016. There are 341 days left in the year. Today's highlight in history: On Jan. 25, 1915, America's first official transcontinental telephone call took place as Alexander Graham Bell, who was in New York,... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Bell made America's first transcontinental phone callToday in history: "A first-rate organizer is never in a hurry. He is never la
Bell made America's first transcontinental phone call
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
Today in history: "A first-rate organizer is never in a hurry. He is never late. He always keeps up his sleeve a margin for the unexpected." — Arnold Bennett, English poet, author and critic... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Bell made America's first transcontinental phone callToday in history: "A first-rate organizer is never in a hurry. He is never la
Bell made America's first transcontinental phone call
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Today in history: "A first-rate organizer is never in a hurry. He is never late. He always keeps up his sleeve a margin for the unexpected." — Arnold Bennett, English poet, author and critic... Read more
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The Star
Today in history: Bell made America's first transcontinental phone call "A first-rate organizer is never in a hurry. He is never late. He always keep
Today in history: Bell made America's first transcontinental phone call
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
"A first-rate organizer is never in a hurry. He is never late. He always keeps up his sleeve a margin for the unexpected." — Arnold Bennett, English poet, author and critic... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Greece's Tsipras set to promise that Greek upturn is nearATHENS - He came to power vowing a debt revolution, but after a rollercoaster y
Greece's Tsipras set to promise that Greek upturn is near
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 17 days ago
ATHENS - He came to power vowing a debt revolution, but after a rollercoaster year of economic meltdown forcing him to abandon his election promises, a less bouncy but still charismatic Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is facing the music. Alexis... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Greece’s Tsipras facing the music after rollercoaster year in powerGreece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras arrives for an emergency EU heads of sta
Greece’s Tsipras facing the music after rollercoaster year in power
Inquirier.net / Posted 17 days ago
Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras arrives for an emergency EU heads of state summit on the migrant crisis at the EU Council building in Brussels on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015. AP File Photo ATHENS, Greece—He came to power vowing a debt... Read more
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Business Spectator
Greece's Tsipras pushes for less austerityGreek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is trying to avert a fresh confrontation ov
Greece's Tsipras pushes for less austerity
Business Spectator / Posted 20 days ago
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is trying to avert a fresh confrontation over Greece's bailout at meetings in Davos, Switzerland, starting Wednesday, as disputes over the country's broken finances threaten to reignite fears about its future in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Greece's Tsipras pushes for less austerityPM tries to avert a fresh confrontation over Greece's bailout, at Davos meeting
Greece's Tsipras pushes for less austerity
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 days ago
PM tries to avert a fresh confrontation over Greece's bailout, at Davos meetings. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is trying to avert a fresh confrontation over Greece's bailout at meetings in Davos, Switzerland, starting Wednesday, as disputes... Read more
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Reuters
Greece pushes for more health, education staff to cushion blow of cutsATHENS Greece said on Thursday it wanted to persuade its creditors to let it hi
Greece pushes for more health, education staff to cushion blow of cuts
Reuters / Posted 26 days ago
ATHENS Greece said on Thursday it wanted to persuade its creditors to let it hire more health staff and teachers in the early stages of its overhaul of the public sector, part of a wider attempt to cushion the blow of harsh austerity. Athens has... Read more
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The China Post
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leader ATHENS, Greece, AP Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elec
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leader
The China Post / Posted 29 days ago
ATHENS, Greece, AP Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elected a reformist on Sunday as its new leader. Former administrative reform minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis defeated party... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leaderATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elec
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leader
Lake Placid News / Posted 29 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elected a reformist on Sunday as its new leader. Former administrative reform minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis defeated party stalwart Evangelos Meimarakis in a leadership... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leaderATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elec
Reformist lawmaker elected Greek opposition leader
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elected a reformist on Sunday as its new leader. Former administrative reform minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis defeated party stalwart Evangelos Meimarakis in a leadership... Read more
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ABC News
Reformist Lawmaker Elected Greek Opposition LeaderGreece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elected a reformist on Sun
Reformist Lawmaker Elected Greek Opposition Leader
ABC News / Posted 29 days ago
Greece's conservative opposition New Democracy party elected a reformist on Sunday as its new leader. Former administrative reform minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis defeated party stalwart Evangelos Meimarakis in a leadership contest open to all party... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Greek conservatives elect new leader to challenge PM Alexis TsiprasATHENS: Greek conservatives elected Kyriakos Mitsotakis as their new leader on
Greek conservatives elect new leader to challenge PM Alexis Tsipras
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
ATHENS: Greek conservatives elected Kyriakos Mitsotakis as their new leader on Sunday, hoping he can revive their fortunes and challenge leftist Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, still popular despite opting for austerity. The conservative New... Read more
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