Merkel: Surplus First, Then Debt Relief Talk

- April 11, 2014

German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras in Athens she wants to see there will be a primary surplus before any talks of debt relief.

SYRIZA Opens Lead On New Democracy

- April 11, 2014

The major opposition SYRIZA party has taken a three-point lead in polls over the New Democracy Conservatives of Prime Minister Antonis Samaras.

Tsipras Blasts “Samaras Gate” Affair

- April 8, 2014

Opposition SYRIZA party leader Alexis Tsipras says a videotape made by Golden Dawn is a “Samaras Gate” scandal for Prime Minister Antonis Samaras.

Athens Mayor Backs Mosque

- April 8, 2014

Athens’ center-left mayor Giorgos Kamanis says Greece has an “international obligation” to build a mosque in the capital.

Venizelos Rules Out Snap Elections

- April 7, 2014

PASOK leader Evangelos Venizelos said there won’t be general elections to go along with polls for Greek municipalities and the European Parliament.

Mosque Plan Causes Political Stir

- April 5, 2014

Athens mayoral candidates ahead of next month’s election have clashed over whether Greece should o build an official mosque.