Greek protesters on Sunday hurled firebombs at police guarding the parliament building in Athens and police responded with tear gas, ahead of a vote later in the day on pension and tax reforms demanded by the country's European creditors.
May 8, 2016
Greece's largest trade union organizations, including the General Confederation of Employees of Greece (GSEE) and the civil servants' union federation ADEDY, on Thursday announced strike action against a draft bill on pension and tax reforms that is to be voted on over the weekend.
May 5, 2016
Greece resumed talks with its creditors in Athens on Monday over reforms it must make to conclude a drawn-out review of its bailout progress and unlock more than 5 billion euros of financial aid.
Reuters: April 25, 2016
Main opposition New Democracy leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Thursday invited productive bodies and society to participate in drawing up ND's program, while attacking the government's proposals for reforming the pension system as a "monstrosity"
March 10, 2016
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 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
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
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 of northern Greece remain at their blocks noting that the "struggle is at its most crucial point".
February 15, 2016
A massive farmers' protest has been scheduled for Friday and Saturday at Syntagma square.
February 12, 2016