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Tsipras: Conclusion of first program review paves the way for debt relief discussion

The European forces should understand the threat and ask from the IMF to clear out its stance, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in an interview with Star TV late on Monday.
March 1, 2016

Farmers close alternative route at Tempi Valley

Farmers of the Tempi Valley blockade escalated their mobilization and closed Stomio interchange on Tuesday implementing the decision they took late Monday at their meeting during which they evaluated the result of their meeting with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Monday.
February 23, 2016

Greek farmers deliver ultimatum to Tsipras

After a month of blockading roads in protest at reforms, farmers will sit down with the government this week in Athens for a make-or-break meeting
Guardian: February 21, 2016

Farmers escalate protests

The farmers of the Peloponnese return to their blockades on Wednesday and will close again the Corinth-Tripolis motorway at Nestani toll station from 18:00-23:00.
February 17, 2016

Farmers continue their mobilization

Farmers of northern Greece remain at their blocks noting that the "struggle is at its most crucial point".
February 15, 2016

Massive farmers' protest at Syntagma square

A massive farmers' protest has been scheduled for Friday and Saturday at Syntagma square.
February 12, 2016

Macedonia farmers open border posts for a few hours to facilitate traffic

Promachonas checkpoint on the Greek-Bulgarian border is currently open. Protesting farmers will block it again at 15:00 on Wednesday and they will open it again at 10:00 on Thursday.
February 10, 2016

Angry Bulgarian drivers smash through Greek border blockade

Four Bulgarian truck drivers smashed through barriers set up by Greek truckers along the countries' shared border on Tuesday, saying they were fed up with Greek protesters barricading roads over a planned revamp of their country's pension system.
Reuters: February 9, 2016

Greek farmers ramp up motorway blockade over pension reforms

Greek farmers on Tuesday stepped up their weeks-long protest against proposed pension reforms by setting up a blockade around the main north-south motorway, splitting the country in two.
AFP: February 9, 2016

Greece needs to be more specific on pension reforms, Dijsselbloem says

Greece needs to be more specific over the planned pension reforms and the additional fiscal measures to be taken, Eurogroup head Jeroen Dijsselbloem on Tuesday said in a letter to the Dutch parliament.
February 9, 2016