Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras called the wildfires in eastern Attica "an unspeakable tragedy" at the Interior Ministry on Thursday. "This tragedy has left a deep trauma in the country and in all of us", he said opening his speech in which he present…

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Greece enters a new era next month, marking the end of an almost decade-long economic crisisand with the economy returning to growth. On August 20, the country will conclude the last of three successive European adjustment programs, with analysts ha…

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Government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said that Greek authorities have received hundreds of applications for aid from people affected by the Attica fires.

In a press briefing on Tuesday afternoon, Tzanakopoulos said that some 429 applications f…

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“Following a deep and protracted contraction, growth has finally returned to Greece,” states the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). On July 27, 2018, the Executive Board’s representatives concluded the Article…

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The Greek government is experiencing its most difficult moment since coming into office, said Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Friday.

"Today, I asked for the cabinet to convene at a difficult moment, perhaps the worst of our government period.…

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Government spokesperson Dimitris Tzanakopoulos unveiled on Wednesday (25 August) a complete set of support measures for fire victims after a crisis meeting chaired by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras.

The measures are grouped into three categori…

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The Greek government unveiled on Tuesday (24 July 2018, 20:00) a series of immediate measures to help fire victims.
Government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said that in a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras there was an assessment of…

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“Nothing and nobody will be forgotten. Nothing and nobody will be left without help and the assistance of the state. But also, nothing will left unanswered” Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in a national televised address to the…

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"A major effort is being made by the entire state mechanism to deal with the repercussions of yesterday's catastrophic fires," government spokesman Dimitris Tzanakopoulos said on Tuesday July 24, from the Fire Brigade Operations Centre.

Tzanakopoulos…

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Konstantinos Papadimitriou holds a degree in Law and has studies in Administrative Science and Pedagogy. He has worked as a special scientist to the Ombudsman (2000-2015), a Director of the National School of Public Administration (2015 -2017) a…

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