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  • Photo by EU Council via Flickr https://flic.kr/p/gDJF7A After Eurogroup, hard work, more pressure and sliver of hope for Greece

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    While the language and tone of eurozone finance ministers’ comments regarding Greece before and after Monday’s Eurogroup was negative, the outcome of the meeting left Athens in no worse a position than it started the day but with a huge amount of work to do over the coming days and weeks.

  • Photo by MacroPolis Eurogroup leaves Tsipras with difficult but not impossible deal to sell at home

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis walked away from Friday’s Eurogroup with the promise of a four-month extension of Greece’s loan agreement, which has some concessions for the coalition but overall is a deal that he and Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras might find difficult to sell domestically.

  • Photo by Harry van Versendaal Greece's extension proposals to the Eurogroup and what they mean

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    In a substantial climbdown, the Greek government on Thursday submitted a request to the Eurogroup for a six-month extension of its programme, although it remained vague on what measures and fiscal targets it would accept.

  • Photo by EU Council via Flickr https://flic.kr/p/gDJF7A Greece's key pledges and requests at the Eurogroup meetings

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Greece is expected to ask for a six-month extension to its loan agreement with its creditors at some point on Wednesday but it is not clear if this will be accepted as Athens is specifically rejecting the option of lengthening the bailout because it rejects the terms that come with it.

  • Photo by MacroPolis No deal at Eurogroup but also no clear way forward

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    As expected, Wednesday's Eurogroup failed to result in an agreement for Greece and the eurozone but the gap between the two sides was emphasised by the absence of a joint statement at the end of the meeting.

  • Greece prepares set of proposals for bridging deal with eurozone

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    One day after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’s presented his government’s policy programme in Parliament, the Finance Ministry has been briefing journalists on what will be the four pillars of Greece’s proposal to the Eurogroup on Wednesday.

  • Photo by MacroPolis Tsipras sticks to pre-election pledges as eurozone negotiations loom

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Despite expectations that Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras would moderate his goals when announcing his government’s policy programme in Parliament on Sunday, the Greek leader’s stuck almost rigidly to his pre-election pledges, many of which run counter to the policies that the country’s lenders would like to see.

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