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Jan 21, 2019
Macedonia name change triggers protests in Greece; 25 injured in clash with police on eve of Greek Parliament debateProtesters clashed with police outside Greece's parliament during a rally that drew tens of thousands of people against the Macedonia renaming deal, injuring at least 25 police officers.
Jan 17, 2019
Greek prime minister wins confidence vote after row over Macedonia name deal; 151 of 299 MPs support Alexis Tsipras govtGreek prime minister Alexis Tsipras on Wednesday survived a confidence vote after a row over a landmark name deal with Macedonia sunk his four-year coalition. A total of 151 lawmakers supported Tsipras' government of the 299 present, including several independent MPs, the official count showed.
Jun 18, 2018
Macedonia, Greece sign agreement to resolve decades-long dispute over former's name amid protestsThe foreign ministers of Greece and Macedonia signed an agreement to resolve a dispute over the Macedonia name in a signing ceremony amid protests in Bitola and Pissoderi in Greece
Jun 15, 2017
Greece to get a payout of 8.5 billion euros, eurozone ministers 'optimistic' about Greek bailout dealEurozone ministers said they were optimistic about reaching a bailout deal with Greece but warned Athens would have to wait for a deal on future debt relief
Jun 07, 2017
Joe Biden: Donald Trump at odds with most Americans on climate changeAthens: Former US vice-president Joe Biden stressed the need to address global warming, despite US president Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord, and voiced confidence that the US can overcome its current introspective phase.
Nov 11, 2016
'Mafia style' football violence earns ire of Greek governmentThe Greek government warned that violence plaguing football in the country would not be tolerated even if it means banning teams from European play.
Mar 15, 2016
Greek borders closed, will not reopen in near future: Greek Prime MinisterGreek Prime Minister called on the refugees on Tuesday to allow the government to move them to reception centres, stressing that the borders are "closed"
Mar 10, 2016
Merkel fumes over Balkans migrant route closure; EU divisions deepenThe German and Greek leaders blasted Balkan countries for shutting their borders to migrants ahead of an European Union ministers meeting on Thursday, with Greek Premier Alexis Tsipras warning that the EU "has no future if it goes on like that"
Feb 29, 2016
'Greece was simply left on the outside': Merkel refuses to allow Greece to plunge into 'chaos'German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said the European Union cannot allow Greece, a country bailed out from its huge debt crisis, to plunge into "chaos" by shutting European borders to refugees.
Nov 30, 2015
Our pilots are not mercurial as yours: Greek PM Tsipras trolls Turkey's Davutoglu on TwitterA highly unusual online exchange took place on Twitter between the prime ministers of Greece and Turkey late on Sunday.