Greece’s international lenders said the country’s political parties must be more transparent and account for how they spend state money.
Greek WWII hero Manolis Glezos said Germany should pay Greece 162 billion euros in World War II reparations, including for forced loans.
The head of Greece’s money-laundering investigating agency said the country’s business elite used state banks to enrich themselves through schemes.
Archbishop Ieronymos has put off a visit to Russia because of tension with the Russian church over Russia’s invasion of the Crimean region of Ukraine.
New car sales in Greece jumped 16.6 percent in February, the second straight month of what auto dealers hope is a comeback from a deep recession.
Former PASOK minister Michalis Karchimakis was freed on one million euros bail after being charged in a wiretapping scandal.
With talks over unfinished reforms stalled, Greece’s international lenders now have demanded more pay cuts for civil servants and no raises in the minimum wage.
After checking only 72 of 2,062 Greeks with secret Swiss bank accounts, investigators have found they owe between 5,000 to five million euros in unpaid taxes.
A visibly emotional German president apologized profoundly Friday for a massacre by German soldiers in a northwestern Greek village during World War II, at the end of a three-day visit that combined political talks with efforts to bring closure to wounds from the wartime German occupation.
Greek banks saw their share prices swing sharply after the country’s central bank said they need to raise billions of euros to plug holes in their finances.