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  • Samaras sworn in as Greek prime minister
    June 20, 2012, by VOANews

    Conservative Antonis Samaras has been sworn in as Greece’s new prime minister, leading a newly formed coalition government that intends to renegotiate the terms of an international bailout package. Three […]

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    EU set to ease Greek bailout terms
    June 19, 2012, by VOANews

    The European Union says it is set to ease the strict austerity conditions of Greece’s financial bailout, possibly agreeing to changes in the rescue package in the next few months. […]

  • Romania’s prime minister accused of plagiarism
    June 19, 2012, by Alex Bivol

    Romanian prime minister Victor Ponta has become the latest high-ranking European politician to become embroiled in a plagiarism row after British magazine Nature has accused him of “copying large sections […]

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    Greek party leaders hopeful as coalition talks continue
    June 19, 2012, by VOANews

    Greek party leaders are holding a second day of talks aimed at forming a coalition government. The country’s president has given the head of the conservative New Democracy party, Antonis […]

  • ExxonMobil quits shale gas exploration in Poland
    June 19, 2012, by The Warsaw Voice

    US company ExxonMobil finished its shale gas exploration activities in Poland as no continuous, commercial level of hydrocarbons flow was registered, ExxonMobil said in a statement. ExxonMobil closed the last […]

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    Flame malware: Hard-drive horror
    June 19, 2012, by Niklas Jakobsson of The Budapest Times

    The recent discovery of the Flame malware is the latest in a series of revelations about malicious software that suggest cyber war is already a reality.  In fact, Flame might […]