Avramopoulos in US to Meet Hagel

- August 21, 2014

Defense Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos arrived in Washington Aug, 22 for an official visit with US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.

SYRIZA Balking On Greek Presidency

- August 20, 2014

Greece’s major opposition SYRIZA party says it may not even propose a candidate for the Greek Presidency next year.

Greek Anti-Racism Bill Back

- August 20, 2014

After delays and criticism from human rights groups that it was yanked, an anti-racism bill is headed back to the Greek Parliament.

Huff Post Lauds Mayor Boutaris

- August 18, 2014

Thessaloniki’s unorthodox leftist Mayor Yiannis Boutaris has been cited by the Huffington Post as one of the world’s eight most successful.

Greece Crackdown on Hate Crimes

- August 12, 2014

Greece’s ruling coalition government plans to take stricter measures against racially-motivated attacks.

Venizelos Talked to Palestinians

- August 11, 2014

Greek Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos held telephone talks with Palestinian Authority Foreign Minister Riyad Al-Malki.

PM Antonis Samaras: Greece is Meeting Goals

- August 6, 2014

Greece is exiting a painful crisis thanks to the hard efforts and maturity of its people and the unprecedented European solidarity, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras […]

Failing Workers Get Job Guarantees

- August 6, 2014

Greek workers who can’t do their jobs and fail evaluations won’t be fired or have further pay cuts but will undergo re-training.

Greek Media Merger Law Passes

- August 6, 2014

An amendment allowing easier mergers of Greek media companies swept through a summer session of Parliament on Aug. 5 although two parties walked out in disgust, saying it was designed to buy good publicity for the struggling coalition government led by Prime Minister Antonis Samaras’ New Democracy Conservatives.