Greeks protest against austerity measures imposed by the EU

Over 25,000 protesters gathered yesterday in different parts of Greece to support the new leftist government of Alexis Tsipras and protest against austerity measures imposed by the European Union (EU). In the capital, Athens, at least 18,000 people were gathered last night, while...

Alexis Tsipras is elected as president of Greece

The Syriza leftist coalition, led by Alexis Tsipras, yesterday won the general elections in Greece at obtaining between 36% and 38% of the vote, according to final surveys to exit polls. In a first reaction, the leftist Syriza spoke of “a historic victory that gives hope to...