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Greece scraps law banning police from university campuses

Greece scraps law banning police from university campuses

Repeal of law was key part of Kyriakos Mitsotakis’s election campaignGreece’s newly elected, centre-right government has ignored leftists’ protests to overturn a law that had prohibited police from
Kyriakos Mitsotakis: the new Greek PM hits the ground running

Kyriakos Mitsotakis: the new Greek PM hits the ground running

New Democracy leader appoints cabinet of established politicians, technocrats and reformers to lead first post-bailout government It’s been barely a week but Greece’s new prime minister, Kyriakos
La reinvención de Alexis Tsipras

La reinvención de Alexis Tsipras

Pese a su derrota en las urnas el domingo, el ex primer ministro griego ha logrado salvar Syriza y su crédito como político
Alexis Tsipras: leader won respect abroad but lost support at home

Alexis Tsipras: leader won respect abroad but lost support at home

Outgoing PM has been on quite a journey but he doesn’t seem to have taken the Greek people with him For Brussels and Berlin, it may as well have been Moros, the Greek god of impending doom, a driver
La clave del voto joven: una reforma electoral que le salió mal a Tsipras

La clave del voto joven: una reforma electoral que le salió mal a Tsipras

Este año se estrenan en las urnas casi 600.000 jóvenes, incluidos los de 17 años, que pueden votar por primera vez en Grecia
Greek elections: landslide victory for centre-right New Democracy party

Greek elections: landslide victory for centre-right New Democracy party

Incumbent prime minister Alexis Tsipras, of Syriza, calls rival Kyriakos Mitsotakis to concede defeat Voters in Greece have given Kyriakos Mitsotakis’ centre-right New Democracy party a resounding
Tsipras rallies faithful but Greece is set to reject his radical dream

Tsipras rallies faithful but Greece is set to reject his radical dream

Charismatic prime minister was once a hero of progressives but is likely to lose election after years of political compromiseIn Syntagma Square, all the way from the grubby marble stairs opposite the
La gestión de la crisis enfrenta a los partidos favoritos en la campaña griega

La gestión de la crisis enfrenta a los partidos favoritos en la campaña griega

Syriza y Nueva Democracia, las dos formaciones principales, dirimen sus diferencias en sus respectivos programas económicos
Syriza betrayed its principles – and the Greek people. Its days are numbered | Alexander Kazamias

Syriza betrayed its principles – and the Greek people. Its days are numbered | Alexander Kazamias

Alexis Tsipras’s party promised to fight EU-imposed austerity, but instead embraced it. Sunday’s polls will punish themIn January 2015, progressives the world over hailed Syriza’s general election
Syriza betrayed its principles – and the Greek people. Its days are numbered | Alexander Kazamias

Syriza betrayed its principles – and the Greek people. Its days are numbered | Alexander Kazamias

Alexis Tsipras’s party promised to fight EU-imposed austerity, but instead embraced it. Sunday’s polls will punish themIn January 2015, progressives the world over hailed Syriza’s general election
En busca de un giro conservador en Grecia

En busca de un giro conservador en Grecia

El líder de centroderecha Mitsotakis es el favorito para las elecciones legislativas del domingo tras cuatro años de Syriza
Populistas, pero solo un poco

Populistas, pero solo un poco

Gestos demagógicos se perciben de un lado al otro del espectro político: la amenaza de ser desalojadas del escenario causa un efecto mimético incluso en las formaciones más tradicionales. Es el
Tsipras asks Greek voters for chance to govern 'without our hands tied'

Tsipras asks Greek voters for chance to govern 'without our hands tied'

PM vows to cut income tax and create half a million jobs after years of EU austerity measures The Greek prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, has kicked off his campaign for upcoming general elections,
Grecia se encamina hacia elecciones anticipadas con Syriza debilitada en los sondeos

Grecia se encamina hacia elecciones anticipadas con Syriza debilitada en los sondeos

El mal resultado de Syriza en las elecciones europeas, regionales y locales del 26 de mayo ha precipitado la convocatoria
Athens’ youngest mayor: I’m interested in real life, not utopias

Athens’ youngest mayor: I’m interested in real life, not utopias

Centrist Kostas Bakoyannis says his approach transcends divisions that have long defined GreeceThe mayor-elect of Athens says he doesn’t believe in grand projects, nor does he “do utopias”. What he
Alexis Tsipras may call early election if his Syriza party is defeated

Alexis Tsipras may call early election if his Syriza party is defeated

Greek prime minister declares European parliament poll a vote of confidence in his governmentThe Greek prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, is the first to say he relishes a fight. And, true to form, he
El pulso entre las dos almas del progresismo radical

El pulso entre las dos almas del progresismo radical

Euroescépticos y reformistas se disputan el control de un grupo que batalla por mantener su representación actual
Greece to ask Germany for billions in war reparations

Greece to ask Germany for billions in war reparations

MPs vote to put pressure on Berlin as European parliamentary elections loomGreece is poised to send Germany a formal diplomatic note detailing its demand for billions of euros in wartime reparations
Greek PM stops for selfie on goodwill trip to North Macedonia

Greek PM stops for selfie on goodwill trip to North Macedonia

Alexis Tsipras talks of bridge building on first official visit after end of decades-long disputeIn a historic trip replete with bear hugs, red carpets, selfies and smiles, the Greek prime minister
Las minorías de Turquía y Grecia esperan que el diálogo entre ambos Gobiernos alivie su discriminación

Las minorías de Turquía y Grecia esperan que el diálogo entre ambos Gobiernos alivie su discriminación

Tsipras pide en Estambul la reapertura de un seminario greco-ortodoxo pero Erdogan lo supedita a que Atenas mejore la situación de los turcos de Tracia