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Greek Elections 2012

G7: In 'All Our Interests For Greece To Stay In Eurozone

Reuters | Posted 08.17.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON, June 17 (Reuters) - The Group of Seven industrialized economies said it was in "all our interests" for Greece to remain in the euro zone...

Fresh Off Greek Vote, Euro Reaches One-Month High

Reuters | Posted 08.17.2012 | Business

* Euro makes gains on dollar and yen on vote relief * Greek results suggest pro-euro parties holding slim majority * Ri...

White House Hopes Greece Elections Will Lead To 'Timely Progress'

Reuters | Posted 08.17.2012 | World

CHICAGO, June 17 (Reuters) - The White House said on Sunday it hoped the Greek election outcome would lead to swift formation of a new government th...

Greece's Future Hangs In Balance

AP | ELENA BECATOROS | Posted 08.17.2012 | World

ATHENS, Greece -- Official projections in Greece's election show the conservative New Democracy party as coming in first and could gather enough suppo...

Greek Politicians Make Final Appeals

Posted 06.16.2012 | World

As the Greek election campaign drew to a close late Friday night, party leaders took to rallies around the country to address their supporters and try...

Greeks Withdrawing Cash, Stocking Up On Food Ahead Of Election

Reuters | Posted 08.13.2012 | Business

* Greeks withdraw cash from banks ahead of election * Stocking cupboards with food * Polls fan fears of return to the dr...

Greek Parties Hit Political Stalemate, Euro Exit Fears Grow

Reuters | Posted 07.14.2012 | World

By George Georgiopoulos and Karolina Tagaris ATHENS, May 14 (Reuters) - Greek leftists rejected a last-ditch proposal by the head of ...

Greece Election Results 2012: Crisis, Confusion, Protest

Elena Panaritis | Posted 07.11.2012 | World
Elena Panaritis

The results are a death blow to the country's decades-long two-party system, leaving both Pasok and New Democracy in a lurch. But this should not come as a surprise considering the widespread popular discontent largely due to how the Greek crisis and how has been handled.

Post-Austerity Greece: The Rise of the Political Fringe

Daniel Wagner | Posted 05.09.2012 | World
Daniel Wagner

The Greek election should be seen for what it is: a repudiation of the medicine Greece has been given over the past four years -- whether it deserved it or not -- with unintended and unforeseen consequences.

Greek Election Results Raise Chances Of Greek Exit

AP | ELENA BECATOROS | Posted 07.07.2012 | World

ATHENS, Greece — Greece sank deeper into a political and financial morass on Monday as initial efforts to form a new coalition government failed...

Greek Elections: Extreme Right Leader Warns Greek 'Traitors'

AP | NEBI QENA | Posted 05.06.2012 | World

ATHENS, Greece -- The leader of an extreme-right, anti-immigrant party on course for shock success in Greece's general elections Sunday lashed out at ...

Greek Elections, a Trap!

Elena Panaritis | Posted 07.04.2012 | World
Elena Panaritis

When Greeks go to the polls on Sunday, they will be reeling from one of the worst economic crisis in history that has cost them their jobs, pensions and is now denying them the power to plan for their future. So what is the way out?