Kotzias, Kammenos Shoot Out in the Not-So-Ok Corral

FILE - Greece's Prime Minister and newly appointed Foreign Minister Alexis Tsipras, right, shakes hands with outgoing Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias during a ceremony in Athens, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis)

How sweet it is when thieves fall out, so to speak. In one corner of a vicious verbal duel you have Nikos “I’m Not a Stalinist!” Kotzias, Greece’s overstuffed Very Foreign Minister who’s so full of himself he has to have his suits let out weekly.

In the other you had, in a battle of the very heavyweights, Defenseless Minister Panos “Weathervane” Kammenos, leader of the pro-austerity, marginal, jingoistic Dependent Greeks (ANNUL) who are the junior partners in the coalition government …

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