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War reparations

The election of Tsipras brings the issue of Germany’s debt to Greece back to the forefront

The Washington Post
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Turkey opens biggest refugee camp for 35,000 from Kobani

Reuters
Turkey opened its biggest refugee camp on Sunday to house 35,000 people fleeing fighting between Kurdish forces and Islamist milit
1 hour ago
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Facebook Is Said to Block Pages Critical of Muhammad to Avoid Shutdown in Turkey

The New York Times
1 hour ago
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Editorial: Greece votes ‘no’ on austerity — and reality

Chicago Tribune
Five years into the era of pain, the Greek economy is still in terrible shape.
2 hours ago
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SYRIZA’s win will test institutions

H Kathimerini
From today SYRIZA will have to face the test of reality. The party is obliged to manage the economy, keeping its promises as the t
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Prostitution: The hidden cost of Greece’s economic crisis

The Telegraph
As the Syriza party prepare to take power in Greece, promising anti-austerity reforms, Rebecca Reid explains why it’s the co
3 hours ago
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Europe’s Populists Hail Syriza Win in Greek Elections From Left and Right

The Wall Street Journal
  Antiestablishment Parties See Greek Upstarts Blazing New Trail for Populism Across Europe  
5 hours ago
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Greco-Turkish relations scheduled to change?

Todays Zaman
Following the left-wing Syriza party’s election victory on Sunday under the leadership of Alexis Tsipras, the new coalition
5 hours ago
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Greece debt repayment in full is ‘unrealistic’, says Syriza

BBC News
“Nobody believes that the Greek debt is sustainable,” Euclid Tsakalotos said.
7 hours ago
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Greece, where everyone’s a winner

Kathimerini
Whether a tradition or simply a bad habit, we have trouble finding a loser in any electoral race, a party leader who will openly c
7 hours ago
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No debt forgiveness for Greece, say eurozone finance bosses

The Telegraph
The eurozone has ruled out debt forgiveness for Greece and warned its new anti-austerity coalition government must honour all past
8 hours ago
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Greek election: who are Independent Greeks?

The Telegraph
Greece had a new government on Monday after Syriza, Greece’s radical leftist party, formed an unlikely alliance with a right
9 hours ago
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Tsipras forges anti-austerity coalition in challenge to EU

H Kathimerini
Greek Prime Minister-elect Alexis Tsipras forged an anti-austerity alliance within hours of his election victory, challenging Euro
10 hours ago
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Do We Really Want Turkey as a NATO Ally?

University North Carolina
Turkey then joined NATO and applied for admission to the European Union, which the United States has strongly endorsed, but approv
11 hours ago
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Greece’s new finance minister learned about tearing down capitalism from working at a video game company

Quartz
13 hours ago
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Syriza’s election triumph raises expectations among Turkish minority in Greece

Today's Zaman
15 hours ago
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US looking to work closely with Greece’s left-wing SYRIZA

H Kathimerini
The White House said Monday it hoped to work closely with Greece’s new government after the radical left-wing SYRIZA party s
17 hours ago
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Greek F-16 crashes in Spain during NATO exercise, killing 10

CNN
Ten people died Monday after a Greek air force F-16 jet crashed at a base in Los Llanos in southeastern Spain, a senior Spanish de
19 hours ago
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Alexis Tsipras’s New Greece

Carnegie Endowment
Greece’s prime minister designate, Alexis Tsipras, has delighted his voters, scared the German government, and rattled the marke
22 hours ago
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What does Greece vote mean for holidays?

The TElegraph
Syriza’s election victory in Greece could mean cheaper holidays, fewer strikes and improved ferry services
24 hours ago
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Church and state in Greece: A courteous distance

The Economist
GREECE’S new prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, made history within hours of his victory by informing the Archbishop of Athe
1 day ago
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After Victory at Greek Polls, Alexis Tsipras Is Sworn In and Forms Coalition Government

The New York Times
1 day ago
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EU open to Greek debt extension, not forgiveness

Reuters
Europe showed a willingness on Monday to give Athens more time to pay back its debts, but little sign that it would yield to a new
1 day ago
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Turkish court orders Facebook to block pages insulting prophet

Today's Zaman (Turkish Press)
A Turkish court has ordered Facebook to block a number of pages deemed insulting to the Prophet Muhammad, threatening to completel
1 day ago
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Greece: Alexis Tsipras Visits War Memorial

Yahoo! News
The leader of Greece’s left-wing anti-bailout Syriza party has laid flowers at a World War Two memorial in Athens as his fir
1 day ago
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World stock markets flat; euro steadies after Syriza win in Greece

Reuters
The euro steadied after losing ground on Monday, suggesting confidence in the ECB’s new money-printing program despite Greek
1 day ago
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Former New Democracy star teams up with Syriza

The Financial Times
Once a rising star of New Democracy, Panos Kammenos now finds himself at the centre of a new coalition that will govern Greece, wh
1 day ago
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Greece turns, Europe wobbles

The Economist
Across Europe, Syriza’s victory was welcomed (and deplored) as a blow to austerity
1 day ago
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Greek Government Allies Agree on Little Beyond Battling Bailout

Newsweek
They both want Greece to grab back economic and political sovereignty lost over the past five years – but on most other issu
1 day ago
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Ending Greece’s Nightmare

The New York Times
Greece has gone through an economic and humanitarian nightmare.
1 day ago
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ANALYSIS: So Long, Austerity?

Foreign Affairs
Until 2010, Syriza was a small fringe party on the far left.
1 day ago
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ANALYSIS: Trust

NEO Magazine
Greece is one of many nations where the social contract is in fact being re-written.
1 day ago
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Greeks Vote in Austerity Foes, a Major Shift

The New York Times
With almost 98 percent of the vote counted, Syriza had 36 percent, almost nine points more than the governing center-right New Dem
1 day ago
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Europe should give Tsipras a chance to revive his country

NEW YORK TIMES
1 day ago
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Greece Lightning: Could Syriza Success Spread?

Sky News
In the face of five years of swingeing austerity cuts, Syriza becomes a lightning rod across society, writes Sky’s Robert Ni
1 day ago
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Opinion: Challenges ahead for Greece’s Robin Hood

DeutcheWelle
After his election victory on Sunday, Syriza’s Alexis Tsipras has entered the most difficult phase of his political career.
2 days ago
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VIDEO ANALYSIS: Pan-European Leftist Movement Is Rising: Joe Weisenthal

BLOOMBERG
Bloomberg’s Joe Weisenthal examines the potential impact on the rest of Europe from the victory by the anti-austerity Syriza P
2 days ago
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ANALYSIS: Greece election: Anti-austerity Syriza leader vows to end ‘pain’

BBC NEWS
2 days ago
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Syriza’s historic win puts Greece on collision course with Europe

The Guardian
Voters reject EU austerity for radical alternative of far-left party
2 days ago
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Greek elections 2015: Initial thoughts

HELLENIC AMERICAN LEADERSHIP COUNCIL
January 25, 2015 By Endy Zemenides, Executive Director, HALC (1)   R-E-L-A-X  The rhetoric over the past month and the reactio
2 days ago
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Greece’s Radical Left-Wing Government Is Right About The Debt — And Everyone Needs To Get Over It

Business Insider
2 days ago
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Three Consequences of Syriza’s Victory

Brookings
Ultimately, Wolfgang Schauble poses a greater threat to the eurozone than Alexis Tsipras.
2 days ago
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Samaras’s Undoing Came Fast After Praise From Merkel

Bloomberg
“He filled his government with uninspiring people. He missed his chances.”
2 days ago
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Greece ‘leaves behind the austerity that ruined it,’ party leader vows after vote

CNN
2 days ago
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Tsipras Forged Path to Power on Promise to Keep Euro and End Austerity

Bloomberg
It was in the U.S. where Alexis Tsipras chose to step intoEurope’s political mainstream.
2 days ago
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A SYRIZA government in Greece: what it wants and what might be possible

Kathimerini
The left-wing SYRIZA party led by Alexis Tsipras looks likely to win the Greek general election on Sunday after campaigning on a p
2 days ago
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ΣΥΡΙΖΑ: Τα πιθανά ονόματα της νέας κυβέρνησης

To Vima
2 days ago
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Bundesbank chief Weidmann urges new Greek government to stick to agreements

Kathimerini
Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann said on Sunday Greece would continue to need aid and would only get this by sticking to its agr
2 days ago
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Euro Sinks as Anti-Austerity Syriza Set for Vote Victory

BusinessWeek
The euro fell after Greece’s Interior Ministry projected anti-austerity party Syriza will win the nation’s election with enoug
2 days ago
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Syriza wins Greek election as Samaras congratulates Tsipras

The Guardian
Syriza says ‘hope has won’
2 days ago
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ANALYSIS: “Greeks emphatically reject austerity”

The Washington Post
After five years of extreme austerity prescribed to treat an epidemic of debt, a battered but defiant Greece on Sunday rejected th
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