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Tsipras to renew President’s term 1

Tsipras to renew President’s term

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has proposed renewing the term of President Prokopis Pavlopoulos during debate in parliament about constitutional revisions. During the discussions, Tsipras accused New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis of…

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PM welcomes children’s Christmas Choir

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras hosted childrens choirs at the Maximos Mansion government headquarters on Monday, in celebration of the Christmas holidays. The Prime Minister and his wife Betty Baziana welcomed the…

Greek PM discussed Cyprus problem and Aegean with Erdogan 5

Greek PM discussed Cyprus problem and Aegean with Erdogan

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had a one-hour meeting yesterday with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, on the sidelines of the 73rd General Assembly meeting of the United Nations in New York.…

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Greek government to stamp out illegal construction

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras declared an end to unregulated construction at the conclusion of a meeting on the Attica fire tragedy held at the Technological and Cultural Park of Lavrio on…

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Tsipras talks up Greece during interview with Bloomberg

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has talked up the Greek economy during his Bloomberg interview on Wednesday, noting the country’s contribution to solutions not problems. “We have just concluded a very ambitious…

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Tsipras set to initiate process of separation of Church from State

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras intends to initiate the process of separating the Greek Orthodox Church from the Greek state and revising the article of the Greek constitution. According Greek publication Kathimerini,…

Greek PM holds meeting with British Prime Minister 11

Greek PM holds meeting with British Prime Minister

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met with his British counterpart Theresa May at 10 Downing Street on Tuesday and stressed the need for both countries to improve their economic ties on all…

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Sting ”thanks God” for Greece on refugee crisis

World famous singer Sting has accused world leaders of cowardice on the issue of refugees calling them  “half men and cowards” on Saturday at an Amnesty International event in Athens.  “Thank God…

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Greek PM meets with Ecumenical Patriach over FYROM 

Greece ‘s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met with Ecumenical Patriach Bartholomew in Athens on Monday to discuss issues concerning FYROM after the latter recently requested its church return and to be accepted…

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Greece to exit crisis in August: Greek PM

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras declared that the country will soon be exiting the ‘long crisis and the suffocating surveillance’ from the memoranda imposed by its creditors, during an address in Parliament…

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PM Tsipras agrees to allow Greeks abroad to vote

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras spoke with the leader of New Democracy Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Friday and said that he agrees to giving Greeks abroad the ability to vote in national elections,…

Greece talks Turkey with Germany 13

Greece talks Turkey with Germany

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras briefed his German counterpart on Tuesday about the many fronts the country is dealing with. Speaking by phone, the Greek PM updated German Chancellor Angela Merkel about…

FYROM, Greece at World Economic Forum ‘’United’’ 15

FYROM, Greece at World Economic Forum ‘’United’’

Greece’s Prime Minister and his FYROM counterpart presented a united front following their meeting on Wednesday on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos reassuring their mutual goodwill in resolving…

From Rome, Greek PM calls for greater EU unity 17

From Rome, Greek PM calls for greater EU unity

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Wednesday called for EU member states to demonstrate greater unity and move forward on the basis of their common values not on their differences. Tsipras made…

Greek PM Legislates for Sharia Law 18

Greek PM Legislates for Sharia Law

Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Tuesday introduced to parliament a draft bill with an amendment on Sharia law relating to family law cases in the Muslim minority in northern Greece. “The…