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11/22/2014: Front Page: Simitis supports Venizelos over new movement

Former Prime Minister Costas Simitis yesterday backed PASOK leader Evangelos Venizelos’s proposal to create a new center-left party with the Socialists at its heart. The two men met a day after Venizelos held talks with another ex-PASOK leader, George… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Simitis supports Venizelos over new movement

Former Prime Minister Costas Simitis on Friday backed PASOK leader Evangelos Venizelos’s proposal to create a new center-left party with the Socialists at its heart. The two men met a day after Venizelos held talks with another ex-PASOK leader, George Pap… … Full News here – Latest News

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Education Ministry mulls over introducing Albanian language classes

Greece is mulling over introducing Albanian languages classes for second-generation Albanian students in the country, Kathimerini understands. The issue was discussed during a meeting between Greek Education Minister Andreas Loverdos and his Albanian coun… … Full News here – Latest News

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Two men remanded over Athens medical student’s kidnapping

Two men suspected of kidnapping a 27-year-old medical student from near her home in the Athens neighborhood of Kypseli earlier this month were remanded in custody on Wednesday. The two suspects, aged 48 and 53, are alleged to have held the woman at a home… … Full News here – Latest News

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Biden heads to Istanbul amid tension over Cyprus EEZ violation

US Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to meet with Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew during a visit to Istanbul this weekend, according to a report by the Athens News Agency on … … Full News here – Latest News

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Prosecutor calls soccer chiefs to answer questions over attack on referee

A prosecutor who deals with sporting issues has called the chairmen of two of Greece’s biggest soccer clubs as well as the head of the country’s soccer federation to answer questions relating to an assault on a referee last week. Prosecutor Constantinos S… … Full News here – Latest News

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11/11/2014: Front Page: Obsessing over authenticity

The unseasonably mild temperature proved beneficial to Athens on Sunday. The city’s Marathon broke all records in terms of participants, whether Greek, foreign, famous or unknown. Runners in the unknowns category, including those dressed as Greek… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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11/11/2014: Front Page: Ex-prosecutor rebuked over claims of gov’t interference

Claims by former financial prosecutor Spyros Mouzakitis, who had handled a probe into the so-called Lagarde list of wealthy Greeks, that his work was obstructed by the government yesterday prompted the intervention of a Justice Ministry official. In… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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ECB door remains open to QE despite doubts over impact

The European Central Bank’s drip-feed stimulus is taking it closer to large-scale government bond purchases with new money but its weapon of last resort may not be the silver bullet markets are hoping for. After a policy meeting on Thursday, ECB President… … Full News here – Latest News

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11/8/2014: Front Page: Greece tells Turks to stop harassing Cyprus over gas

Greece called on Turkey yesterday to stop provoking Cyprus as it seeks to develop hydrocarbon reserves within its exclusive economic zone (EEZ), while Nicosia repeated that any gains will only be shared with Turkish Cypriots after the conclusion of a… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Sacked Greek cleaners defend Attica governor over lack of jobs

The Finance Ministry cleaners, who have been engaged in a months-long legal battle to win their jobs back, intervened on Wednesday in a row between New Democracy and SYRIZA over Attica Governor Rena Dourou’s decision not to offer them jobs at the regional… … Full News here – Latest News

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10/24/2014: Front Page: EU leaders to support Cyprus over EEZ rights

European Union leaders are expected to express “serious concern” today at Turkey’s breach of Cyprus’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ) as it emerged yesterday that a third Turkish warship is now sailing in the waters south of the island. Draft… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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10/24/2014: Front Page: Protests over university security persist

Students demonstrating against security measures at Athens University withdrew from its main premises yesterday but another group of students padlocked the gates of the institution’s School of Philosophy in protest. The protest at the philosophy… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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10/24/2014: Front Page: Charges brought over finances

A corruption prosecutor yesterday brought charges relating to financial mismanagement of millions of euros in state funding against the former chairwoman of the Organization Against Drugs (OKANA), Melpomeni Malliori, and against Dimitris Platanias,… Full News here – Kathimerini English

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Conspiracy of the Cells of Fire suspect arrested over bail violation

Police in Dimitsana, in Arcadia in the Peloponnese, on Thursday arrested Stella Antoniou, who is facing charges of involvement in the urban guerilla group Conspiracy of the Cells of Fire, for failing to comply with her bail conditions. Antoniou had been a… … Full News here – Latest News

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