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7/24/2014: Front Page: Gov’t leaders try to ease tensions over evaluation

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and PASOK chief Evangelos Venizelos are today expected to discuss a rift within the government over an evaluation scheme for civil servants. In a meeting this morning which is to take stock of reform progress, the… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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2/12/2014: Front Page: Leaders on Cyprus usher in a new round of peace talks

Nicos Anastasiades (left), United Nations official Lisa Buttenheim (center) and Turkish-Cypriot leader Dervis Eroglu (right) made statements yesterday in Nicosia’s buffer zone to mark the start of new peace talks. Greek- and Turkish-Cypriot negotiators… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Cyprus leaders determined to resume ‘result-oriented talks’

Leaders of ethnically split Cyprus agreed to work towards a new system of power sharing on Tuesday, in a fresh attempt to end a bitter conflict frustrating Turkey’s hopes of joining the EU and complicating its relations with Greece. Representatives of the… … Full News here – Latest News

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Euro jobless scourge seen defying leaders’ 120-bln-euro billion push

European Union leaders pondering the fruits of a 120 billion-euro ($ 163 billion) push to jump-start the economy and create jobs can look to data this week for evidence of how little has been achieved. The euro-area unemployment rate probably held near a r… … Full News here – Latest News

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12/21/2013: Front Page: S&P cuts EU’s rating; leaders dismiss move

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Credit agency Standard & Poor’s cut its triple-A rating of the European Union by one notch yesterday, saying it had concerns about how the bloc’s budget was financed, a view EU leaders and other officials dismissed as misguided…. Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Far right party protests jailing of leaders

Far right party protests jailing of leaders A child shouts slogans along with supporters of the extreme right party Golden Dawn, during a protest in front of the Parliament, in Athens on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013. About two thousand supporters of Golden dawn gathered in front of the Greek … Full News here – Read […]

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Greece aiming for troika agreement by EU leaders’ summit on Dec 20

Athens is hoping to make substantial progress in its efforts to conclude the latest review of its adjustment program in time for the Eurogroup meeting due to take place on December 18 and the European Union leaders’ summit two days later, Kathimerini unde… … Full News here – Latest News

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11/30/2013: Front Page: Troika return off, leaders to meet

A failure to reach an agreement with the troika means that Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and his deputy, Evangelos Venizelos, will hold a fresh meeting on Monday to discuss how to remove the obstacles that are standing in the way of Greece’s lenders… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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11/27/2013: Front Page: Leaders seek troika compromise

In preparation for the return of the troika to Athens, scheduled for December 2, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and Deputy Premier Evangelos Venizelos met yesterday to discuss the remaining reforms Greece has to carry out to meet its lenders’ demands… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Foreclosures to dominate leaders’ meeting

The criteria which will decide whether banks can foreclose on property when customers have stopped making loan repayments are likely to be at the center of talks between Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and Deputy Prime Minister Evangelos Venizelos on Thurs… … Full News here – Latest News

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Athens' refugee community receives visit from homeland's religious leaders

Athens' refugee community receives visit from homeland's religious leaders When Htwe saw the giant white board, he remarked to his fellow leaders on the tour — Karen refugees now living in the Athens area and UGA staff who had coordinated the excursion that in refugee camps — that the only white boards are large rocks […]

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6/29/2013: Front Page: EU leaders pledge funds

Greece’s delegation appeared pleased with the outcome of the European Council yesterday as leaders promised up to 180 million euros to tackle youth unemployment and increased lending from the European Investment Bank (EIB) over the next few… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Coalition leaders to meet to discuss reshuffle

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and PASOK’s Evangelos Venizelos are due to meet on Monday to discuss a reshuffle in Cabinet following the departure from the coalition on Friday for junior partner Democratic Left (DIMAR) following a rift over the closure of… … Full News here – Latest News

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6/15/2013: Front Page: Samaras offers a compromise ahead of leaders’ talks

A compromise between the three parties that make up Greece’s coalition was being sought yesterday after New Democracy clashed with PASOK and Democratic Left over the closing down of public broadcaster ERT, a dispute that has put the government’s… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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EU leaders to focus on tackling youth unemployment at next summit

European leaders have decided youth unemployment and the risk of social breakdown are among the toughest challenges they face and finding solutions will be a top priority for the coming months. In a letter released late on Friday, European Council Preside… … Full News here – Latest News

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