All posts tagged Greece

Antonis Samaras at the podium
December 22, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

In a televised address to the Greek people on December 21, prime minister Antonis Samaras revealed his proposal towards avoiding a snap election and reaching a compromise that would see […]

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Greece edges closer to snap election

December 19, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The extension of Greece’s bailout program was approved Thursday by the German parliament, giving Athens two more months to settle its political cris ...

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Bulgarian police in talks with Greece on finding missing former security agency chief Sertov

December 19, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Senior Bulgarian law enforcement officials have held talks with Greek counterparts in an effort to find Petko Sertov, the former head of the State Age ...

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Greek parliament fails to elect President in first round

December 18, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Greek presidential candidate Stavros Dimas lost the first round of a critical ballot in parliament. The government’s candidate got 160 votes – 40 ...

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    Turkey, Greece to tackle energy dispute
    December 5, 2014, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    Turkey’s prime minister is set to visit Greece on Friday as tensions swell among regional neighbors over energy deposits in the Mediterranean Sea. Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu will be […]