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Greek PM to promise economic relief after years of bailout austerity

Sep 07 2018

ATHENS Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is expected to announce on Saturday some economic relief for Greeks who have swallowed the bitter pill of austerity during years of financial crisis, in a keynote policy speech that may be overshadowed by protests.

Greek PM gives his cabinet a touch-up ahead of 2019 elections

Aug 28 2018

ATHENS Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras lightly rejigged his cabinet on Tuesday ahead of a general election next year to shore up ebbing support from a public battered by austerity from financial bailouts.

Tarnished by bailout, Greek PM eyes reshuffle before election

Aug 27 2018

ATHENS Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras saw his interior minister take up a key post in his leftist Syriza party on Monday, heralding a cabinet reshuffle to shore up waning support after painful bailouts.

Greek PM meets survivors in fire-stricken town as families mourn dead

Jul 31 2018

ATHENS Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras met survivors of a wildfire that killed at least 91 people during his first visit to the town of Mati on Monday, as rescue teams kept recovering bodies and families mourned their dead. | Video

PM's words mean little to fire-stricken Greeks standing on ashes

Jul 28 2018

ATHENS Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras faced mounting criticism on Saturday after wildfires that killed at least 88 people plunged Greece into grief just as it was healing from years of painful bailouts. | Video

Greek PM takes responsibility for wildfire as criticism mounts

Jul 27 2018

ATHENS Greece's Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras took political responsibility on Friday for a wildfire that killed at least 87 people and led to opposition accusations that the government failed to protect lives. | Video

Greek authorities lost in red tape over fire evacuation drill

Jul 26 2018

ATHENS Greece has a civil protection plan. But the long document was virtually worthless on Monday as a killer fire burnt at least 83 people to death.

Greek authorities lost in red tape over fire evacuation drill

Jul 26 2018

ATHENS Greece has a civil protection plan. But the long document was virtually worthless on Monday as a killer fire burnt at least 83 people to death.

Greek authorities lost in red tape over fire evacuation drill

Jul 26 2018

ATHENS Greece has a civil protection plan. But the long document was virtually worthless on Monday as a killer fire burnt at least 83 people to death.

Greek authorities lost in red tape over fire evacuation drill

Jul 26 2018

ATHENS, July 26 Greece has a civil protection plan. But the long document was virtually worthless on Monday as a killer fire burnt at least 83 people to death.

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