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Alexis Tsipras

Greece to protest harassment of Prime Minister’s helicopter

Greece’s foreign ministry is preparing to file a strongly-worded demarche with the Turkish embassy after Turkish fighter jets attempted on Monday to harass the helicopter transporting Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to the eastern Aegean island of Agathonisi, according to a Greek broadcaster.

Greek PM urges ‘progressive’ alliance against Weber

Europe’s progressive forces have a responsibility to prevent the election of Manfred Weber, the European Peoples Party’s (EPP) lead candidate for the upcoming European elections, as president of the European Commission, said Greek Prime…

Deal to loosen cozy church-state ties falls apart

A tentative agreement between Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and Archbishop Ieronymos to move Greek clerics off the state payroll, ceasing to characterize them as civil servants, appeared to have all but collapsed on Tuesday following a…

‘The people know and remember ND’s plan’, says PM Tsipras

Voters have not forgotten that main opposition New Democracy's plan was to eliminate those things that support "the section of society that is foreign" to ND leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said in social media…