Bank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras said former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis’ strategy with creditors cost Greece a third bailout.
Former Greek Finance Minister and blogger Supremo Yanis Varoufakis is blaming the US and EU and banks for Greece’s ills and economic crisis.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras got an earful by phone from US VIce-President Joe Biden – and, by extension – President Barack Obama, over Greek reforms.
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With FYROM and other countries shutting their borders, Greek officials say the country could become a vast holding area for several years.
Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis said he plans to form a pan-European movement with the goal of “democratizing” Europe.
Brinkmanship with European bailout lenders brought the country a half-step from financial collapse and a Eurozone exit in the first half of 2015 — then Greece was at the center of Europe’s worst refugee crisis since World War II in the next six months.
Italian politicians are furious public broadcaster RAI paid Greece’s former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis 24,000 euros for a 22-minute interview.
When Greek Premier Alexis Tsipras came to the UN’s General Assembly annual opening in New York he brought his country’s crisis with him.
Having won a second election in eight months, now comes the hard part for Premier Alexis Tsipras: convincing Greeks to swallow more austerity.