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Mitsotakis reiterates his call for elections during prior actions debate

Mitsotakis reiterates his call for elections during prior actions debate

Main opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis reiterated his call for an election on Friday, saying his party is the only one that can implement the changes required in Greece.

“Give a solution. Call elections. Only through elections can we have a government with momentum and credibility, determined to make the changes t

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FM Kotzias and UAE counterpart discuss Gulf region on the phone

FM Kotzias and UAE counterpart discuss Gulf region on the phone

Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias spoke by telephone with the Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates, Dr. Anwar Mohammed Gargash, the foreign ministry announced on Friday. The conversation focused on the developments in the Gulf region and Arab states’ relations with Qatar, as well as on bilateral and regional c

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PM Tsipras congratulates British Labour party leader Corbyn

PM Tsipras congratulates British Labour party leader Corbyn

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras sent his congratulations on Friday to the leader of the Labour party Jeremy Corbyn, who he called friend, on the outcome of the British elections.

In a post on Twitter, Tsipras said that the outcome was exceptional and underlined that the left can inspire. He also noted that it is the

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French Economy Minister Le Maire to visit Athens

French Economy Minister Le Maire to visit Athens

French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire will visit Athens next Monday, according to French newspaper Le Figaro. The French ministry has not yet confirmed the visit.

After the meetings with EU officials in Paris ahead of the Eurogroup meeting, Le Maire will visit Athens aiming at the success of the Eurogroup.

The French

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Shipping Minister: Piraeus seeks to become European shipping center

Shipping Minister: Piraeus seeks to become European shipping center

The government’s ambition is to establish Piraeus as a modern shipping center, wth all the necessary infrastructure for all kinds of shipping investments, Shipping and Island Policy Minister Panagiotis Kouroumblis said during a meeting with Greek and foreign representatives of shipping reinsurance brokers (North of E

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President Pavlopoulos: Schaeuble must meet his commitments

President Pavlopoulos: Schaeuble must meet his commitments

President of Republic Prokopios Pavlopoulos expressed his certainty that a solution will be found at the Eurogroup meeting on June 15, in an interview with German newspaper Die Welt on Friday.

Greece has met its commitments and now Wolfgang Schaeuble, a politician that strictly follows the rules, must meet his

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Athens Newspapers Headlines: Friday 09/06/2017 edition

Athens Newspapers Headlines: Friday 09/06/2017 edition

The Friday edition of Athens dailies at a glance

DIΜΟΚRΑΤΙΑ: Discounts for illegal buildings and fines in 80 installments

ΕΙDISEIS: Tax evasion in Germany

ΕLEFTHERΙΑ: Weak May

ΕLEFTHEROS TYPOS: Save the illegal building with 60 percent discount in 80 installments

ΕSΤΙΑ: North Korea conditions existing in the universities

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Foreign ministry slams ‘organized attack’ over alleged pushbacks of refugees

Foreign ministry slams ‘organized attack’ over alleged pushbacks of refugees

The Greek foreign ministry slammed media reports claiming the ministry was involved in alleged pushbacks of refugees and issues of border protection, saying they are part of an “organized and immoral attack”.

“The ministry and the Minister of Foreign Affairs personally has become the target of an organized and immoral a

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Kammenos and Pyatt mark 70th anniversary of defence cooperation office

Kammenos and Pyatt mark 70th anniversary of defence cooperation office

Defence Minister Panos Kammenos and U.S. Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt celebrated the 70th anniversary of the operation of the Greek-American Office of Defence Cooperation (ODC) during an event at the Club of armed forces officers on Thursday, noting the need for a deepening of bilateral relations.

“Greece looks f

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