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.

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 […]

Samaras To NATO: FYROM Is Out

- February 22, 2014

Just after talks in the Greek capital with NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras hinted he will block FYROM’s entry.

Samaras Offers Election Tax Breaks

- February 19, 2014

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras is planning to ease up on taxes for disgruntled groups in an apparent bid to appease them before May municipal and European Parliament elections.

ND Mayoral Spat Gives Golden Dawn Lift

- February 12, 2014

New Democracy has backed a former minister, Aris Spiliotopoulos, over another of its lawmakers – former Mayor Nikitas Kaklamanis, who will challenge his own party.

Greeks Want SYRIZA and Samaras

- February 11, 2014

A survey shows Greek voters want to keep Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, but want his party ousted in favor of the anti-austerity Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA).

Greece Strips Diaspora Of Vote

- February 9, 2014

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras’ New Democracy-led government said it will not allow Greeks living abroad, nor second-generation immigrants living legally in Greece, to vote or stand as candidates, revoking a 2010 law without debate.

New Democracy Castoffs New Party

- February 7, 2014

Two former New Democracy members ejected from the party for opposing austerity measures have formed a new party they said will still be pro-Europe.

SYRIZA Bumps Anti-Semitic Candidate

- February 6, 2014

The SYRIZA party has withdrawn the candidacy of a journalist running for the governorship of Western Macedonia after he posted anti-Semitic statements on his Facebook page.

SYRIZA-New Democracy Showdown Set

- February 2, 2014

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras’ New Democracy Conservatives face a tough test in May 25 municipal and European Parliament elections against its rival SYRIZA.