IMF Ready to Continue Support for Greece

The International Monetary Fund has said it is ready to extend its financial support for Greece.

World » Southeast Europe | 7 hours ago | Viewed: 363

Greek Fighter-Jet Crash in Spain Kills 10

A fighter jet crash at a military base in southeastern Spain has left ten people dead and 13 injured.

World | 8 hours ago | Viewed: 411

NATO Urges Russia to Stop Supporting Separatists in Eastern Ukraine

Following the Mariupol attack on Saturday, an extraordinary ambassadorial meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission took place in Brussels on Monday.

World » Ukraine | January 26, 2015, Monday // 19:16 | Viewed: 494

Tsipras Sworn In as Greek Prime Minister

SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras has been sworn in as Greece’s next prime minister by President Karolos Papoulias.

World » Southeast Europe | January 26, 2015, Monday // 16:21 | Viewed: 467

SYRIZA Win Pushes Euro to 11-Year Low

The euro hit its lowest level against the US dollar in more than 11 years on Monday following the victory of radical left SYRIZA party in Greece’s elections that has ignited fears the country might exit the eurozone.

World » EU | January 26, 2015, Monday // 12:46 | Viewed: 647

Greece's SYRIZA, ANEL Agree to Form New Gov't

Greece is to have an anti-austerity government, Panos Kammenos, Independent Greeks, has told reporters after coalition talks with SYRIZA's Alexis Tsipras in Athens.

World » Southeast Europe | January 26, 2015, Monday // 11:39 | Viewed: 919

Macedonia's Foreign Minister Visiting Albania to Boost Cooperation

Macedonia’s Foreign Minister Nikola Poposki is visiting Albania on Monday as part of intensified contacts between the two Balkan neighbours.

World » Southeast Europe | January 26, 2015, Monday // 11:03 | Viewed: 967

SYRIZA Vows to Avoid Grexit as Talks Begin with Independent Greeks

Coalition talks have started between leftist SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras and the Independent Greeks right-wing party's Panos Kammenos.

World » Southeast Europe | January 26, 2015, Monday // 10:59 | Viewed: 565

Islamic State Claims to Have Killed One Japanese Hostage

Islamic State militants appear to have beheaded one of their two Japanese hostages and are demanding the release of a convicted terrorist in Jordan in exchange for the other.

World | January 26, 2015, Monday // 09:57 | Viewed: 530

SYRIZA, Independent Greeks 'Might Form Greece Gov't' Monday

Leftist SYRIZA party, the winner in Greece's snap elections, and rightist, anti-austerity Independent Greeks could form a government as early as Monday, sources suggest.

World » Southeast Europe | January 26, 2015, Monday // 08:53 | Viewed: 638

Greek Election Results Prompt Mixed Reaction across Europe

British Prime Minister David Cameron wrote on Twitter that "the Greek election will increase economic uncertainty across Europe.

World » Southeast Europe | January 26, 2015, Monday // 08:37 | Viewed: 667

SYRIZA Wins Greece's Early Election, Official Count Shows

Leftist SYRIZA party is to win 149 out of 300 seats in Greece's Parliament, two seats short of a majority, according to official results cited by Greek news websites.

World » Southeast Europe | January 26, 2015, Monday // 07:42 | Viewed: 647

SYRIZA's Alexis Tsipras Sets Ambitious Agenda in Post-Election Speech

Leader of Greece's leftist SYRIZA party Alexis Tsipras has spoken to a cheering multitude in Athens following results of exit polls which give him a clear victory over ruling New Democracy.

World » Southeast Europe | January 25, 2015, Sunday // 23:36 | Viewed: 1138

Who Is Who: SYRIZA Leader Alexis Tsipras in Brief

Alexis Tsipras, the 40-year-old leader of radical left SYRIZA, is now making headlines around the world as his party is becoming Greece's largest electoral force.

World » Southeast Europe | January 25, 2015, Sunday // 22:11 | Viewed: 1108

Germany's Central Bank Urges Greece to Stick to Bailout Commitment

Greece will continue to receive assistance by the EU only if it upholds its agreements with international lenders, Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann has said.

World » Southeast Europe | January 25, 2015, Sunday // 22:06 | Viewed: 820

Greece's SYRIZA Poised for Historic Victory

Leftist SYRIZA party of Alexis Tsipras is heading for a huge victory in Sunday's snap election, according to first official projections which give it 36.

World » Southeast Europe | January 25, 2015, Sunday // 21:56 | Viewed: 693

SYRIZA Clear Election Winner, Exit Polls Suggest

Leftist SYRIZA party, which wants to revoke Greece's bailout program, is poised to win Sunday's snap poll in the country, according to exit polls.

World » Southeast Europe | January 25, 2015, Sunday // 19:15 | Viewed: 868

How Is SYRIZA's Performance Affecting Greek, EU Politics?

Hours before polling stations close in Greece, many media outlets place an emphasis on the impact Alexis Tsipras's Coalition of the Radical Left (known for its acronym SYRIZA) is having on the nation's political landscape.

World » Southeast Europe | January 25, 2015, Sunday // 17:01 | Viewed: 946

'Greece Will Return to Democracy, Social Cohesion, Dignity,' Tsipras Says

Greeks are casting their ballots for a new parliament amid substantial voter activity, international media outlets report.

World » Southeast Europe | January 25, 2015, Sunday // 13:22 | Viewed: 1009

Ukraine Marks Day of National Mourning after Mariupol Rocket Attacks

Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko has called a day of national mourning following a series of rocket attacks in the port city of Mariupol.

World » Ukraine | January 25, 2015, Sunday // 11:41 | Viewed: 1151

Greeks Vote in Decisive Early Election

Voting is under way in Greece on Sunday in a snap parliamentary election widely believed to be decisive about the country's economic future.

World » Southeast Europe | January 25, 2015, Sunday // 09:21 | Viewed: 900