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  • Photo by MacroPolis Opposition fails to make inroads in spyware hearing as denials continue

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Opposition parties have accused governing New Democracy of continuing to keep Parliament in the dark about key aspects of the surveillance affair, after a fresh hearing of the institutions and transparency committee failed to uncover any new information.

  • Photo by MacroPolis MPs aim to probe spyware as govt brushes off latest reports

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Parliament’s institutions and transparency committee is due to hear on Monday from one of the key figures in the phonetapping affair, in what could be a significant moment in the development of the surveillance saga.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Reports claiming link between spyware and state pile pressure on government

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    The government has come under renewed pressure regarding the phonetapping affair, as media reports have started pointing to a clear link between the state and the use of Predator, via a unit that was set up at a special National Intelligence Service (EYP) facility, to which police officers were allegedly detached to help run the hacking operation.

  • Govt unveils spyware bill as it launches communications fightback

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    Hoping to swat away some of the criticism that has been aimed in its direction regarding the surveillance scandal, the government unveiled on Tuesday a draft law aimed at protecting privacy, which would also outlaw the sale and possession of spyware.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Surveillance scandal claims mount, ratcheting up pressure on PM

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    If Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis was hoping for a quiet weekend following the turbulence of recent surveillance scandal revelations, his aspirations went up in smoke as reports about the use of spyware in Greece continued over the past few days.

  • Photo via www.syriza.gr SYRIZA tries to pin Mitsotakis down over phonetapping

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    SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras accused Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis of running scared from the latest surveillance scandal allegations, while the New Democracy leader claims the opposition is trying to drag Greece into the mire ahead of next year’s elections.

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