Tsipras rages against EU over refugee crisis but own goals unclear

PoliticsForeign Policy Tags: Refugees, SYRIZA
Photo by Harry van Versendaal
Photo by Harry van Versendaal

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras returned to the issue of the refugee crisis during his appearance in Greek Parliament on Friday, declaring himself “ashamed” of the way that the European Union is dealing with the problem.

Tsipras used so-called “Prime Minister’s Hour” in Parliament to distance himself from some of the views within the EU about the way that the crisis needs to be tackled. His comments, which included accusing some European leaders of “crying crocodile tea...

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