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Greek protesters hurl firebombs at police ahead of key reform vote

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

Trade unions announce general strikes

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, EU/IMF lenders resume talks over bailout reforms

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

Mitsotakis: Government proposals on pension reform a 'monstrosity'

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

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