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Greece wants EU funding to tackle migrant influx

Greece will ask the European Union for about 700 million euros to build infrastructure to shelter the hundreds of refugees and migrants arriving on its shores daily, the government said on Thursday.
September 3, 2015

Rare ancient octadrachm to be repatriated from Switzerland

An important ancient Greek coin will be repatriated from Switzerland in September following a Swiss court's ruling that the coin is a product of illegal excavation.
September 3, 2015

Theodorakis : 'The memorandum is not enough to get us out of catastrophe'

"The memorandum can't get us out of the catastrophe," Potami leader Stavros Theodorakis on Thursday said in an interview with ANA-MPA. "We have to respect the agreement and implement huge reforms," he added.
September 3, 2015

Popular Unity will be the surprise of the elections, says party leader Lafazanis

Popular Unity will be the surprise of the elections, estimated party leader Panagiotis Lafazanis speaking on Wednesday to Mega channel ruling out cooperation with memorandum-friendly powers.
September 2, 2015

SYRIZA the only guarantor for a stable government, says party spokesperson Gerovassili

The agreement is the result of SYRIZA's negotiation, stated party spokesperson Olga Gerovassili on Wednesday to private SKAI TV.
September 2, 2015

New EU migrant plans ready next week - Avramopoulos

The EU executive will outline new plans next week to share out refugees across European states as well as to speed deportations of unwanted migrants, the 28-nation bloc's migration commissioner said on Tuesday.
Reuters: September 2, 2015

Tsipras and Varoufakis: a messy split for Greece's double act

Alexis Tsipras and Yanis Varoufakis shared a vision once, but the double act of the Greek debt drama's most colourful characters now appears well and truly over.
France 24: September 2, 2015

Greek coast guard seizes ship with weapons bound for Libya

Greek authorities have seized a freighter carrying an undeclared shipment of weapons en route from Turkey to Libya, coast guard officials said on Wednesday.
Reuters: September 3, 2015

Migrant crisis: Thousands arrive in mainland Greece

Thousands of migrants are arriving in mainland Greece as the government prepares for talks on tackling the huge number of people reaching its shores.
BBC: September 2, 2015

Polls signal tough election for Tsipras

Greece is heading for an unpredictable election in three weeks' time that could either strengthen the country's commitment to its bailout deal with Europe
Perth Now: September 1, 2015