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  • In full campaign mode, PM ventures forth to rally support

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Now in complete election campaign mode, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis is touring Greece to warn voters to disregard the criticism of his government and to back his New Democracy party next year if they want the country to progress and not regress.

  • 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

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    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.

  • Cost-of-living protest adds to government's concerns

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Still reeling from the latest allegations regarding the surveillance scandal, the government faced the first general strike for a while on Wednesday as unions took to the streets to call for wage rises in the face of the cost-of-living crisis.

  • PM hits back at surveillance list claims, falls out with ally

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Kyriakos Mitsotakis used a televised interview to deny the latest allegations in the surveillance affair, which had him eavesdropping on his own cabinet ministers and some of the country’s most powerful businesspeople, as well as political opponents and journalists.

  • Image: www.primeminister.gr Mitsotakis seeks Libya cooperation, keeps open mind on extending territorial waters

    PoliticsForeign Policy

    The interview given by Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis to ANT-1 TV on Monday did not only focus on the surveillance scandal, but also revealed how Athens intends to respond to Ankara’s attempt to contest and challenge in practical terms Greek sovereign rights via the Libya-Turkey memorandum.

  • PM rides into new, bigger storm after publication of phonetapping list

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    The government is under renewed and intense pressure, perhaps even great enough to put its survival at risk, after new allegations regarding the surveillance scandal that suggest the illegal wiretapping operation was much broader and systematic than had been thought until now.

  • Surveillance claims continue to bug New Democracy

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Despite repeated attempts to bury the phonetapping scandal as an issue in Greece’s political debate, the government began this week facing questions about new claims regarding the role of its officials in the use of surveillance tactics not just against political rivals, but also members of the cabinet and ruling party.

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