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Europe's Misguided Perception of Greece Is a Growing Threat to Progress

Nicos E. Devletoglou | Posted 08.03.2016 | World
Nicos E. Devletoglou

To be sure, any austerity plan imposed on the country will not be successful if it does not also embrace a complementary option that is manifestly available to provide hope to ordinary people in Greece whose mounting distress is real and must be taken into account.

Greece Faced With Harrowing Decision With Possibility For Disaster

Reuters | Posted 06.12.2016 | World

By Matthias Williams and Lefteris Papadimas ATHENS, June 12 (Reuters) - Greece's government is under intense pressure to deliver unpal...

Greece or Europe on Trial in Latvia

Nicos E. Devletoglou | Posted 06.17.2015 | World
Nicos E. Devletoglou

More pragmatism including further professional advice in goodwill should hopefully produce a better state of mind all around at the Eurogroup's forthcoming gathering in Riga, Latvia, on 24 April.

Greece Maneuvers To Stave Off Crisis

Reuters | Posted 05.28.2015 | World

(Adds progress of talks in paragraph 8) By Costas Pitas ATHENS, March 28 (Reuters) - Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipra...

'Weimar Greece' and the Future of Europe

Prof. Cas Mudde | Posted 05.16.2015 | World
Prof. Cas Mudde

The Great Recession has not turned Greece into an illiberal democracy, or (more positively formulated) an ill-functioning liberal democracy; it has always been one.

Greece Reaches Deal With Creditors

Reuters | Posted 02.21.2015 | World

By Jan Strupczewski and Renee Maltezou BRUSSELS, Feb 20 (Reuters) - Euro zone finance ministers agreed in principle on Friday to extend Greece's fi...

Greece Seeks To Reassure Europe As Tensions Rise

Reuters | Posted 04.02.2015 | World

By James Mackenzie and Renee Maltezou ATHENS, Jan 31 (Reuters) - New Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, striking a conciliatory note...

Germany's Merkel Pushes Greece To Hold Vote On Staying In Eurozone

Reuters | Posted 07.18.2012 | Business

* Greece says Merkel, Papoulias discussed referendum * German spokesman denies Merkel proposed idea * Greek parties angr...

German Chancellor: Europe Has A Long Road Ahead

Posted 01.05.2012 | Business

BERLIN - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday it would take a decade before the euro zone was in a better position and there was much work...

Europe Working On New Ways To Stop Fallout From Greek Crisis

Posted 11.26.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON (Dina Kyriakidou and Dan Flynn) - European policymakers began working on new ways to stop fallout from Greece's near-bankruptcy from inflic...

Unexpectedly Large Recession Causes Greece To Miss Budget Targets

Posted 09.10.2011 | Business

A deeper-than-expected recession caused Greece's central government deficit to widen by almost one third in the first half of the year, widely missing...