Greece Opposes Sanctions on Russia

- March 6, 2014

Reliant on Russian gas, Greece said it would not go along with possible EU sanctions on Russia for invading the Crimea region of Ukraine.

Gauck To See Nazi Massacre Site

- March 5, 2014

Germany’s President arrived in Athens March 5 on a three-day visit that will include visiting the site where Nazi troops massacred dozens of people.

Jewish Group Wants Nazi Ransom Back

- March 5, 2014

The World Jewish Congress has pushed Germany for the return of a ransom paid Nazi occupiers during World War II to free thousands of forced Greek-Jewish laborers.

Greek Students Told: Graduate or Leave

- March 5, 2014

ATHENS – With the lowest graduation rate in Europe – only 10 percent of students get a degree – Greece is moving to force university […]

Samaras, Venizelos Talk Troika Troubles

- March 5, 2014

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras is set to meet with his partne, PASOK Socialist chief Evangelos Venizelos in hopes of breaking an impasse with the Troika.

No Ideas Yet From To Potami

- March 5, 2014

TV presenter Stavros Theodorakis, who left his show to create a new political party called To Potami still doesn’t have any candidates or platform.

Greek Flu Deaths Rise to 79

- March 4, 2014

Amid criticism about health care cutbacks during a crushing economic crisis, the number of fatalities attributed to the flu this season in Greece has hit 70.

PASOK Rejects Its Own 5-Euro Clinic Fee

- March 4, 2014

The PASOK Socialists, a partner in Prime Minister Antonis Samaras’ coalition government, are protesting plans to implement a 5 euro admission fee for clinics – which they sponsored.