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Greece Gives Political Parties €7m for Euro Parl Campaign

A total of seven million euros will be shared among Greece's political parties for the European Parliament elections. The Party Committee met Friday at the Interior Ministry and said the half the funds will be distributed based on the results of the 2009 European Parliament elections,...

Greek Opposition Launches European Election Ad Campaign

Greece's main opposition party SYRIZA beamed its first broadcast salvo in the electioneering campaign prior to May's European elections under the slogan “We vote; they leave.” Seeking an optimistic tone, the video features the song "The world is changing" by Greek-Cypriot songwriter Alkinoos Ioannidis. The coalition of radical left sees...

New Poll after Disclosure of Baltakos Video

  Another poll, this time after the incident with the video of New Democracy MP Takis Baltakos and Golden Dawn MP Ilias Kasidiaris, shows the impact that these revelations had on the voting intentions of the Greek people both for...

Angela Merkel's Visit to Greece Rushed

Angela Merkel will be arriving in Athens at the end of next week to express her support for the government of Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras. According to the German newspaper, Suddeutsche Zeitung, Merkel will be arriving in Greece on Friday,...

Exhibit from Ancient Greece

On the forefront of the European elections, the presidents of Greece and Italy decided that this is the right moment to inaugurate a show with the clear political message title “Classicism and Europe, the Destiny of Greece and Italy.”...

EP elections: An Estimate of Turkish Cypriot Voters

According to an article published in the Cyprus Mail newspaper, since 2004 Turkish Cypriot citizens have had the right to vote for Cyprus’ representation in the European Parliament and to do so they only had to follow the Interior Ministry’s...

Greeks Appear Undecided About Elections

As far as polls are concerned the electoral field has been converted into a tight knot for all parties, since it appears that people are still undecided. Two new polls that were published today, essentially show that the undecided vote...

EU Summit to Take Place in Athens

The leaders of the European right political parties are expected to make a gesture of multiple meanings and clear symbolism. The Summit of the European Union is under discussion to take place in Greece within the first ten days...