After vote win, Greece looks to rebuild talks

...from falling out of the euro - possibly within days.Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras won big in Sunday's better terms for bailout debt repayments."The prime minister is ... committed to starting a fundamental debate...
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Greek PM defiant as banks shut

...the euro currency and return to the drachma.Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was defiant, urging voters to reject...if you want to stay in Europe, vote yes," former prime minister Antonis Samaras told lawmakers.Rallies were planned...
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Greece proceeds with vote plan as creditors rebuff overture day of zigs-and-zags that saw the Greek prime minister back off his earlier refusal to consider creditors...arrangements," Dijsselbloem said,Earlier Wednesday, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was defiant, saying the referendum...
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Greece in the red as bailout ends

...notches over the weekend, when Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced he would...surprise move late Tuesday, Deputy Prime Minister Yannis Dragasakis hinted that...Dragasakis, the Greek deputy prime minister, said the country's new proposal...
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Irate French taxi drivers smash cars in strike against Uber

...beating the cars with metal bats. this is France?? I'm safer in Baghdad,"The French government was aghast, with Prime Minister Manuel Valls lamenting: "These incidents give a deplorable image to visitors of our country."Taxi drivers justified...
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Greek debt talks near default

...necessary for creditors to unfreeze 7.2 billion euros (8.1 billion dollars) in bailout money that would get Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras off the hook."European history is full of disagreements, negotiations and at the end, compromises...
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IS militants attack two cities in Syria

...were trying to surround them. He said some IS militants were using civilians as human shields.Turkey's Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said on Twitter that four people were killed and 96 people had been wounded in Kobani.A suicide...
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Anger, no surprise as US newly accused of spying in France

...Palace."Commitments were made by our American allies. They must be firmly recalled and strictly respected," Prime Minister Manuel Valls said. "Being loyal doesn't mean falling into line."Obama told Hollande in the phone conversation...
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Outside editorial: Obama tinkers with failed Islamic State strategy

...officers to join the jihadis; the second by former Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki, who packed the officer corps with...officer. They made three points:First, lean on Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to rein in Shiite militias.Second...
Iraqi training goal to fall way short of recruits

...asked.Carter said there are indications that there can be a decentralized but multi-sectarian one Iraq under Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, who the U.S. believes is more willing to set up a representative government than his pro-Shia...
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