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April 17, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Aftershocks from 3.4 to 4.9 on the Richter scale followed a powerful earthquake of 6.1 at 9.08pm on April 17 east of Crete. The vibration was described as fierce by […]

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S&P cuts Greece credit rating to CCC+

April 16, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Standard & Poor’s has cut Greece’s credit rating to “CCC+” from “B-” with a negative outlook, saying it expected Greece’s debt to be ...

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Greece’s creditors unconvinced that negotiations will be wrapped up

April 15, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

For the first time since Greece was bailed out by international creditors an International Monetary Fund (IMF) official has publicly spoken of the pos ...

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Greece denies it is preparing for default as EU says time is running out

April 14, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

As the Greek government resumed talks with its lenders following the Easter holiday period, the European Commission openly urged the country Monday to ...

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    Germany dismisses Greek war reparations claims
    April 8, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    German vice chancellor and economy minister Gabriel Sigmar has dismissed the Greek claims for war reparations, stating that the new estimates announced by the government in Athens for World War […]

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    Greek parliament discusses memorandum probe
    April 7, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Parliament discussed a proposal to create a committee that will examine how Greece came to signing the bailout agreements with its international lenders, tracing the route back to the reasons […]

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    Greek government refutes scenarios on early elections
    April 6, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The government’s negotiations with its lenders, the “red lines” and retreats, are points of confrontation not only between the government and opposition and media, but within the government in Athens […]