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Archive - May 8, 2012

Coalition between liberal forces - difficult but not impossible

08 May 2012 / 23:05:59  
A movement is being formed in New Democracy, calling for unification of all right-wing forces.

live PASOK is keeping SYRIZA tense. The Communists refused cooperation

08 May 2012 / 22:05:48  
The leader of the Greek Socialist Party did not specify whether it would cooperate with SYRIZA, but hinted that the party is not ready to abandon its commitments to Brussels and Washington under the Memorandum of financial assistance.

Greece will need several election races in order to reach a new political stability

08 May 2012 / 21:05:23  
For years, only a third of the voters did not vote for one of two former governmental parties. Less than one in three voters voted for PASOK and New Democracy on Sunday. We have gone into a new era without the possibility of turning back, said sociologist Thomas Gerakis in an interview with Anastasia Balezdrova.

live I will not sign up to the destruction of Greece, Antonis Samaras said

08 May 2012 / 18:05:06  
"In the end, Tsipras wants us to exit the euro area. Why doesn't he say it straight out, like the KKE?" asked New Democracy leader.

live Fotis Kouvelis supports SYRIZA. He might be the next prime minister of Greece

08 May 2012 / 16:05:15  
According to the information, which has not been confirmed yet, an official source said that his candidacy will be considered at a meeting of political leaders on Saturday and if there are no serious objections, he might take the lead of the next Greek Parliament.

live SYRIZA: State control of banks and debt moratorium

08 May 2012 / 15:05:48  
Greek people gave a mature and responsible vote, which shows that they do not want the austerity measures and the economic cuts set in the bailout agreement, Tsipras said after receiving the mandate to form a government.

live Alexis Tsipras received the mandate to form a government

08 May 2012 / 13:05:01  
"A historic moment for the left and a big responsibility for me personally," said the young leader of SYRIZA Alexis Tsipras to the President of the Republic Carlos Papoulias.