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  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Government indicates readiness to play waiting game on pension cuts

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    The pension cuts due in 2019 continue to dominate the Greek political agenda, with the latest intervention from a government official suggesting that Athens has no intention of acting on this issue without first reaching an understanding with the European institutions.

  • SYRIZA SYRIZA seeks best path to next general elections

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Although clashes over the business activities of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’s siblings show no sign of dying down, planning for the next elections seems to be uppermost in the minds of SYRIZA and New Democracy.

  • Photo by UNAOC via Flickr https://flic.kr/p/8avo4T Athens gets first taste of Erdogan's new era in power

    PoliticsForeign Policy

    The latest chapter in Turkey's history began on July 9 when Recep Tayyip Erdogan was sworn in for another term as president of Turkey while launching a new political system that grants greater power to its leader.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos SYRIZA targets pensions boost as New Democracy builds on poll lead

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    The possible cancellation of next year’s pension cuts and steps to increase the minimum wage are among the main issues that the government is focusing on as it seeks to claw back New Democracy’s large opinion poll lead over SYRIZA.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Blueprint for election battle laid out in Parliament debate

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    A parliamentary debate on the third anniversary of the 2015 referendum provided an opportunity for Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis to warm up their engines ahead of what promises to be a long battle before the next elections.

  • Photo by Andrea Bonetti/Fosphotos Coalition back-and-forth over name deal belies election strategy

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos was insistent on Wednesday that there is no need for the coalition to seek a qualified majority in Parliament for the approval of the Macedonia name deal, thereby dismissing the request made by Independent Greeks (ANEL) leader and Defence Minister Panos Kammenos.

  • Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos No bounce for Tsipras in poll as cracks appear in centre-left

    PoliticsGreek Politics

    Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is hoping that he can win back the support of islanders affected by the refugee flows over the last few years but the latest opinion published in the Greek media suggests that much more will be needed for SYRIZA to revive its fortunes.

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