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Venizelos still confident political consensus can avert general elections

During a speech on Sunday at Kavala, northern Greece, the Government Vice President Evangelos Venizelos reiterated he is in support of snap elections by end-2015
December 22, 2014

Venizelos: The time of reflection and truth has come

Government Vice-President and PASOK Evangelos Venizelos on Friday delivered the opening speech at the 3rd Development Conference on "New Programming Period for the Rural Development 2014-2020,
December 19, 2014

Venizelos adds to doubts about Papandreou, PASOK

Deputy Prime Minister Evangelos Venizelos sparked further doubt Friday about George Papandreou’s future in PASOK by suggesting that he no longer considers the former prime minister part of the party.
eKathimerini: December 12, 2014

Venizelos: Key for the normalisation of the Greek-Turkish relations is the solution of Cyprus issue

Government Vice President and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos underlined the need for the ratification and implementation of the those agreed in the two previous Greek-Turkish High Level Cooperation Councils
December 6, 2014

Venizelos to brief SYRIZA leader Tsipras on foreign policy issues

The main opposition Radical Left Coalition SYRIZA party's leader Alexis Tsipras is scheduled to meet with the Government Vice President,
December 1, 2014

Turkey and Greece support restart of Cyprus talks

Turkey and Greece are supportive for the restart of negotiations between Turkish and Greek Cypriots on how to reunify the divided eastern Mediterranean island, the two countries' top diplomats have said.
Daily Sabah: November 29, 2014

Venizelos: Government not ruling out legal action against Turkey

Government Vice-President Evangelos Venizelos on Tuesday did not rule out the likelihood for Greece and Cyprus to take legal action against "Turkey's extreme, blatant and provocative stance
November 11, 2014

Greece boosts navy mission amid spat with Turkey

Greece's foreign minister says his country will boost its naval presence in the east Mediterranean as part of NATO and United Nations-approved missions — making the announcement in Cyprus
The Tribune: October 29, 2014

Greece to send frigate, submarine in eastern Mediterranean

Greece will send a frigate and a submarine to the eastern Mediterranean region under its UN and NATO obligations, Greek Foreign Minister Evangelos has said.
eKathimerini: October 29, 2014

Troika talks begin amid government tensions

Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and Deputy Premier Evangelos Venizelos are due to meet on Wednesday to discuss the negotiations with the troika, which began on Tuesday but were overshadowed by friction within the government
October 1, 2014