Left-wing Syriza wins Greek vote

ATHENS, Greece - A jubilant Alexis Tsipras vowed to continue...left-wing Syriza party comfortably won Greece's third national vote this year on Sunday...painful austerity measures in return for Greece's third international bailout.With...
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European ministers agree to relocate 120,000 refugees

...asylum-seekers to ease the strain on Greece and Italy, which are on the front line...the EU to quickly set up facilities in Greece, where tens of thousands have arrived...asylum-seekers will be relocated from Greece and Italy, and 54,000 more in a year's...
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Greece tackles final reform hurdle before new bailout talks

ATHENS, Greece - Greek lawmakers debated into the early...derail the bailout and rekindle fears over Greece's future in the shared euro currency...were a necessary price to pay to keep Greece alive after stormy talks with its creditors...
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Greece strikes deal, avoids chaotic euro exit

...tested the limits of European unity, Greece struck a preliminary rescue deal with...some of whom accused him of selling Greece out. Panos Kammenos, leader of the junior...vociferously against over the last five years of Greece's financial crisis.Since his election...
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Greece faces pressure to back deal or consider leaving euro

...hours of today, with talks stuck on how Greece would guarantee austerity measures in...If the talks don't succeed, some of Greece's eurozone partners warned, the country...euro, the European single currency that Greece has been a part of since 2002. No country...
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Greece pledges to get rid of tax evasion as a way of life

ATHENS, Greece - Dimitris Bokas keeps meticulous records...inspector makes a surprise visit to ensure Greece's 23 percent sales tax is being collected...the state billions of euros in revenue. Greece promised last week to get tough on tax...
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After vote win, Greece looks to rebuild talks

ATHENS, Greece - Despite triumphing in a popular vote against austerity, Greece on Monday faced the urgent need to heal its phone with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.Greece's financial situation is getting more difficult...
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Letter: US history shows lack of compassion

...extremism. That is why Germany is letting them in - they need good workers.Writing that refugees need go no further than Greece, Macedonia, Serbia or Turkey is, however, delusional. Turkey has already accepted 1.9 million refugees and has reached...
Editorial: Reckless endangerment

...unprecedented migration wave were true refugees fleeing for their lives, they wouldn't need to go any further than the safety of Greece, Macedonia, Serbia and Turkey. That they request - demand, in fact - passage to more comfortable societies in Western Europe...
EU sends $1B to agencies helping at refugee camps

...Tuesday to relocate 120,000 asylum-seekers to other member states over the next two years to ease the strain on Italy and Greece, which are on the front line of the crisis. European officials said the vote was binding on all countries, including those...
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