Simitis President of Greek Republic in 2015?
Costas Simitis, former Greek prime minister (1996-2004) and PASOK leader, aims for the presidency of the Greek Republic in spring of 2015, according to his intimate circle. This is the reason behind his more and more frequent appearances in...
Golden Dawn Marks 1996 Imia Crisis
Chanting anti-Turkish and anti-American slogans, more than 5,000 supporters of Greece's neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party marched past the U.S. Embassy in Athens on Feb. 2 to to commemorate a 1996 island dispute that caused a crisis between Greece and...
The Selling of Greece Set to Begin – Islands First
After much prodding from international lenders to push the pace of privatization to raise critical cash, Greece’s Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) has produced a list of 40 uninhabited islands and islets that could be leased for as...