Parliament prepares for confrontation over spying as long-term consequences loom

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: Institutions, New Democracy, Parliament, PASOK-KINAL, SYRIZA
Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos
Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos

The political jousting between the government and the opposition over the phone-tapping scandal that began on Monday as Parliament resumed activities following the summer recess is set to intensify in the build-up to the party leaders’ debate scheduled for Friday.

PASOK-KINAL, whose leader Nikos Androulakis was placed under surveillance by the National Intelligence Service (EYP), wasted no time in submitting a proposal for a parliamentary inquiry into the use of wiretapping under the current government. SYRIZA so...

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