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Diplomatic Error with Turkey

Turkish Army Chief sailed on Warship into Greek Waters Near Imia Islets, Athens talks of provocation


Greece's own armed forces were put on high alert over the development, but it seems the Greek Navy was on preparedness for such an incident, especially after the Turkish President's and Foreign Minister's rough statements on the two countries bilate... Read Full Post »

Recep Tayyip Erdogan

President of Turkey

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan expressed his displeasure at the Greek government for not keeping its word, revealing to press 

 that the Greek prime MInister Alexis Tsipras had promised since July to have the soldiers extradited within "two to three weeks" in a conversation they had after the failed coup attempt...


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The Greek Supreme Court denied the extradition of the soldiers, stating that their rights were at risk of “being violated or reduced regardless of the degree of guilt or the gravity of the crimes they are accused of.”

The Turkish Authorities issued new demands to Greece for the extradition of the eight Turkish officers

"They're not just petty criminals" Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu  said, adding that the soldiers attempted to kill President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. 

The foreign minister continued by saying that Turkey cannot have a positive view about a country which supports terrorists and coup supporters, and will take concrete action to express its reaction. find that


The implications on our bilateral relations, our cooperation against terrorism and other common cooperation in bilateral/multilateral matters of this decision, which we consider has been taken for political motives, will also be comprehensively evaluated

Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, January 27, 2017


Greek Corruption on the top

 


Greece’s performance in Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index worsened last year with the country rising to 69th place out of 167 countries, compared to 58th the year before.

The annual index, whose findings were made public this week, ranks countries from 0 to 100 (where 0 is highly corrupt and 100 very transparent), and Greece gets 44, read full post 

The Greeks taxes paid in real in Gold 

According to Bank of Greece data regarding the buying and selling of gold English pounds, Greeks sold twice as many coins in ...

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the Extreme Greek Poverty 2017

One in three families in Greece has at least one unemployed member, while the middle class is dwindling, a new survey which also showed that one in four households live with the fear that their assets will evaporate under the new tax and security contribution burdens and high cost of living....

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2 years Tsipras in gov

 


While Greek PM saw  "light in the end of the tunnel", as said on his  New Years Eve message,  Greeks showed to  be more pessimistic than ever for the country' s and their personal next days..

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Before and After Have a look on our 2014-2015 Austerity2Left gov

special Page when Tsipras had maximised Hope and the Greek Expectations

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Tsipras and the Dove

Ιs it elections? Alexis Tsipras  was present  this year at the Epiphany ceremony for the blessing of the waters , reminding to  the Greeks the days before his election two years earlier, when he had released the dove, rising the hopes of the Greek people back then, symbolically , by his promises to release Greece from ... Read Full Post »

The latest Unfortunate Eurogroup news 

Tsakalotos Yours Faithful  @J_Dijsselbloem .It's official ... 

Greek Finance Minister officially declared the country's "adherence", "compliance" and "faithfulness" to Greece's creditors by his apology letter sent to promise  that Tsipras' government will never give any relief to the poorest of the country without the creditors permission.

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Greeks in the White House 

New White House Chief of Stuff Hercules Priebus praised his Greek origin hours before Trump Inauguration 

White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus praised the Greek Orthodox community and promised that the issue of religious freedom in Turkey will be a concern of the new U.S. administration during his speech on the eve of the inauguration of the 45th U.S. president Donald Trump and accepted an award from the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese and Archbishop of America Demetrios for the recognition of his services, 

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White House has been briefed about Greece and the Aegean

The Chief of Staff in the White House was informed by the Greek Defence Minister Panos Kammenos about the situation in the Aegean Sea , and the issues relating to the "rough neighborhood" of Eastern Mediterranean, giving special focus on that on the dangerous activity of Islamic extremists.

The conversation took place on the reception that Mr. Priebous gave to relatives and friends, one day Trump's inauguration at the Hay-Adams Hotel, which is located just a...Read Full Post »


FROM BREXIT TO GREXIT: 

WILL TRUMP FORCE A COLLAPSE OF THE EUROZONE?


Trump’s presidency is likely to face its first Eurozone test within a few months with an imminent default by Greece on its outstanding obligations...

January 19, 2017   

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It is a Blessing from God to be Greek,Priebus He was born to a father with German ancestry and a mother who was born in Sudan, to Greek parents.Her family hailed from the Greek island of Lesvos and Priebus himself has    Read Full Post »

More on the US Trump Administration and the Greek government relationships

 


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