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  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Internal party rivalries prove a hassle for Mitsotakis and Tsipras

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Following his return from talks with French President Emmanuel Macron and European Council President Charles Michel in Paris and Brussels on Wednesday, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis chaired a cabinet meeting in Athens on Thursday.

  • Photo by Giannis Papanikos/Fosphotos ND under attack from all sides over handling of football wrangle

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    The government is trying to avoid tying itself up in knots after coming under attack from all sides on Wednesday, when it passed an amendment that ensures two football clubs from northern Greece will not be relegated despite an independent commission recommending that they be expelled from the Super League.

  • Photo by Panayiotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Poll shows support for ND in several policy areas as pension bill debate heats up

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    The pension bill, which the government put to public consultation last week, will be among the main issues in the political debate this week as SYRIZA seeks to counter New Democracy’s attempt to present the draft law as ushering in the first series of pension increases since the start of the crisis.

  • New president receives strong endorsement, hints at areas of interest

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    Senior judge Katerina Sakellaropoulou was elected Greece new, and first female, president on Wednesday by the vast majority of the country’s MPs, vindicating Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis’s choice, but also justifying SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras’s decision to support her candidacy.

  • ND's electoral bill put before MPs as PM mulls options for president

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    MPs are due to begin debating on Wednesday the government’s proposed change to the electoral law, which is highly unlikely to gain the necessary level of support to avoid Greece’s next general election being held under the proportional representation system.

  • Photo via @kmitsotakis PM gets no change out of opposition leaders on US trip, electoral law

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    Fresh from his trip to Washington, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis met with opposition leaders on Friday and was reminded that he would not have an easy ride from his political rivals over plans for closer defence cooperation with the US and his bid to change the electoral law.

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