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  • Photo by MacroPolis SYRIZA and ND keep name dispute alive as poll shows narrower gap

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    The row between SYRIZA and New Democracy over the claims made by opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis rumbled on for another day on Thursday as two opinion polls showed a narrower gap between the two parties than other recent surveys.

  • Photo by Alexandros Vlahos ANA/Fosphotos Tsipras visit to Moscow confirms thaw in relations with Russia after diplomatic spat

    PoliticsForeign Policy

    Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’s visit to Moscow last week and the warm remarks made by him and Russian President Vladimir Putin during a press conference that followed their meeting at the Kremlin last Friday means Greek-Russian relations appear to be back on track after last summer’s diplomatic crisis.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Tsipras planning for life without Kammenos

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    The threats by Defence Minister Panos Kammenos to walk out of the coalition if the Prespes Agreement comes to Greek Parliament appear to have left Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras unperturbed and apparently confident that he can do without his governing partner.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Amid coalition bickering, Skopje vote lights up path to snap elections in Greece

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Defence Minister Panos Kammenos has vowed to stick with the government until the Prespes Agreement, ratified by MPs in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) on Friday night, comes to Greek Parliament, although his opposition to the deal means that the coalition is likely to face more turbulence.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos After Kotzias departure, Tsipras hopes for clear path to elections

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    While the departure of Nikos Kotzias from the high-profile position of foreign minister is a blow for Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, especially as the key diplomatic achievement of his time in office – the Prespes Agreement on the Macedonia name issue – is at a crucial juncture, it is unlikely that it will lead to any material change to the SYRIZA leader’s political plans.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Foreign minister quits government, heaping pressure on Tsipras

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    One of the government’s most high-profile figures, Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias, resigned on Wednesday, forcing Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras into another damage limitation exercise when he would prefer the spotlight to be on his government’s latest initiatives on the economic front instead.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Tsipras seeks assurances that coalition will remain united for time being

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    After days of mounting tension between SYRIZA and its coalition partner, Independent Greeks (ANEL), Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras attempted on Tuesday to stress the need for unity in the government as Greece enters a decisive period for all political parties.

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