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Prime Minister George Papandreou

The Greek Lesson

Evaggelos Vallianatos | Posted 02.11.2013 | World
Evaggelos Vallianatos

Recreating feudalism is not an option, especially in Europe and America. The Greeks would fight to the death defending their country. In addition, neither civilized societies nor the Earth can afford the policies the troika is pushing in Greece.

Ex-Prime Minister: Greece May Run Out Of Money 'In A Few Weeks'

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 06.11.2012 | Business

It’s only a matter of weeks before Greece goes broke, at least according to the country’s former Prime Minister. George Papandreou, the former...

Our Leadership Crisis

Richard Attias | Posted 01.10.2012 | Business
Richard Attias

When people are fighting adversity every day they want politicians whom they trust, and if those don't appear there is trouble.

Outgoing Greek Prime Minister Says New Government Means Debt Deal Secure

AP | ELENA BECATOROS and NICHOLAS PAPHITIS | Posted 01.09.2012 | Business

ATHENS, Greece — Greece's laborious power-sharing talks disintegrated into chaos Wednesday, with political leaders failing to name a new prime m...

Greek Prime Minister Launches Efforts To Form Coalition

AP | DEREK GATOPOULOS and DEMETRIS NELLAS | Posted 01.05.2012 | Business

ATHENS, Greece — Greece's prime minister struggled Saturday to form a temporary coalition government in the near-bankrupt country, extending a p...

Europe's Private-Sector Slowdown 'Pointing To Recession,' Experts Say

Posted 01.04.2012 | Business

(Anooja Debnath) - Private sector activity in the euro zone shrank at its fastest pace in 28 months in October as the debt crisis sapped new busin...

Greek Prime Minister Faces Critical Confidence Vote

AP | DEREK GATOPOULOS | Posted 01.04.2012 | Business

By DEREK GATOPOULOS, The Associated Press ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greece's prime minister has survived a confidence vote in parliament, calming a re...

Report: Greek Prime Minister Agrees To Step Down

Posted 01.03.2012 | Business

ATHENS/CANNES, France (Reuters) - Intense European pressure forced debt-stricken Greece to seek political consensus on a new bailout plan instead ...

Debt Crisis Forces Greek PM To Cancel Trip To US

BBC | Posted 11.17.2011 | Home

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou has cancelled a visit to the US amid mounting concern over the country's debt crisis. His office said he had...

Greek Riot Police Respond To Protestors With Tear Gas

AP | ELENA BECATOROS and DEREK GATOPOULOS | Posted 08.28.2011 | Business

ATHENS, Greece — Hours of rioting outside Greece's parliament left 46 people injured Tuesday, on the eve of a vote by lawmakers to adopt more pa...

Greece Wracked By Political Turmoil In Debt Crisis

AP | NICHOLAS PAPHITIS | Posted 08.16.2011 | World

ATHENS, Greece — Greece was wracked by political turmoil Thursday as the embattled prime minister faced down a party revolt over new austerity m...

Greeks Protest Austerity With Rocks, Firebombs

Posted 08.15.2011 | Business

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Groups of youths on the edge of a major anti-austerity protest in Athens threw rocks and firebombs at police outside Parliamen...

Greek Unions Strike Against Austerity Plan

AP | ELENA BECATOROS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ATHENS, Greece — A strike by civil servants shut schools and grounded flights across Greece on Wednesday, as unions challenged cutbacks aimed at...