Prison Hospital Inmates Protest Treatment

- February 24, 2014

Inmates held in Greece’s only prison hospital are refusing food and medication as part of a protest campaign against severely overcrowded living conditions.

Greece Battles Troika Over Banks Bailout

- February 24, 2014

As Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras said the economy will begin to recover this year, the country’s international lenders have questioned whether the banks will need more money too.

Golden Dawn Nazi Salute on Crete

- February 24, 2014

A lawmaker from the extremist Golden Dawn party during a gathering of followers on Crete on Feb. 23 greeted them with a Heil Hitler salute.

Without Vaccines, Greeks Die From Flu

- February 24, 2014

ATHENS – Citing government cutbacks on health care and a shortage of vaccines, the Athens Medical Association (ISA) said that it has likely been the […]

Jeered Troika Back, Greece Sees Deal

- February 24, 2014

Even before envoys from international lenders began new talks on Feb. 24, Greece said it had a deal close at hand on unsettled reforms and a budget hole.

More Than 6,000 Greek NGOs Probed

- February 24, 2014

ATHENS – After finding irregularities in three major non-government organizations (NGOs), Greece has extended its investigation to more than 6,000 of the agencies that receive […]

Tsipras: Debt Cut Or Greece Won’t Pay

- February 23, 2014

Greece’s main opposition leader is certain his party will be in power next year and he would seek a cut in the $325 billion it owes international lenders or Greece will walk away.

Saudis Keen on Greek Assets

- February 23, 2014

Members of a Saudi Arabia parliamentary committee visiting Athens said businesses in their country are looking at Greek enterprises.

Greek Public Transport Traffic Down 23.3%

- February 23, 2014

Between fare dodgers and people who can’t pay because of a crushing economic crisis, Athens’ public transportation system lost 200 million users.

Greece Mulls Plan To Cut 50 MPs

- February 23, 2014

ATHENS – With lingering fury over Greek Parliamentarians largely escaping the austerity measures imposed on society, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras’ fragile coalition government is re-visiting […]