ND passes major environmental bill against accusations of railroading

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: Environment, KINAL, Mitsotakis, New Democracy, Parliament, SYRIZA, Tsipras
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New Democracy’s environmental bill passed this week with all 158 votes from the governing majority, after a stormy debate in parliament and a last-minute mobilisation by environmental and civil society groups.

As well as marking a major departure in Greece’s environmental protection regime, the passage of the legislation is a demonstration of strength by the government, and appears to have taken opposition parties by surprise at the start of what promises to ...

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