Tsipras tries to resolve trash row as opposition goes on offensive

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: Mitsotakis, New Democracy, SYRIZA, Tsipras
Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos
Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos

The government looks set to overcome one of the domestic problems that has been troubling it over the last few days but others are likely to fester.

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras took the lead on Monday evening in a bid to end the strike by refuse collectors. With a heatwave on the way and trash piling up on the streets of Athens, Tsipras was left with little choice but to invite the heads of the Pa...

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