Gulf Times - Alexis-Tsipras
Greek PM Tsipras visits scene of wildfire disaster

Greek PM Tsipras visits scene of wildfire disaster

The current death toll of 91 was expected to rise after the coastguard said another body was found underwater near a beach in the affected area.

Greek town remembers lives lost to wildfire

Greek town remembers lives lost to wildfire

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is facing fierce recriminations for the government's response to the fire.

Greek PM urges IMF to decide on bailout participation

Greek PM urges IMF to decide on bailout participation

The International Monetary Fund should decide whether it will fund Greece's current bailout programme by the end of the year and help Greece conclude a key bailout review on time, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said.

Obama praises Greece, raps EU austerity on final foreign trip

Obama praises Greece, raps EU austerity on final foreign trip

US President Barack Obama cautioned European leaders on Tuesday against relying only on austerity to tackle the debt woes of struggling economies and also urged greater solidarity with Athens on the migrant issue.

Police fire tear gas at anti-migrant 'hotspot' protest

Police fire tear gas at anti-migrant 'hotspot' protest

Greek riot police fired tear gas on Sunday at demonstrators protesting against the development of a centre to house migrants on the tourist island of Kos, officials said.