Top New Democracy MP: ‘The government committed a crime’

Top New Democracy MP: ‘The government committed a crime’

ND's parliamentary representative said that the state has collapsed under this government, which cannot govern the country, and that there is a void in governmental authority Monday, August 13, 2018
Kostas Tzavaras said the Mati disaster revealed the nakedness of the government and the incompetence of government cadres to implement planned and decided measures which the competent ministers had prepared in 2018.
Questions about legal responsibility of police in battling wildfire

Questions about legal responsibility of police in battling wildfire

The judicial probe of the Mati tragedy could turn against Greek Police officers, or it may decide that they did not have the authority and capability to proceed with further actions and that there is no legal precedent. Monday, August 13, 2018
From the information currently available, it appears that judicial authorities have concluded that Fire Service officers have committed the crimes of manslaughter and arson due to negligence.
The fire changes everything politically

The fire changes everything politically

The calling of elections will produce expectations and give Mitsotakis the momentum to prevail Monday, August 13, 2018
Multi-nationals and international investment schemes have turned their sight to main opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis. There is a climate that investors will be on hold until the next elections.
Editorial: Mr. Mitsotakis’ duty

Editorial: Mr. Mitsotakis’ duty

The prime minister now faces an unprecedented level of distrust, and his government is at the verge of collapse Sunday, August 12, 2018
it is crucial for the main opposition party to be extremely well prepared and well structured, so as to credibly manage the great problems of the country.
Greece says Moscow tried to bribe Greek officials,

Greece says Moscow tried to bribe Greek officials, 'comrade in arms' with Turkey

'It is obvious that there are some Russians - fortunately few - who think they can operate in Greece without respecting laws and regulations, and even make threats' Friday, August 10, 2018
'We want to remind our Russian friends that no country in the world would tolerate attempts to a) bribe state officials, b) undermine its foreign policy, and c) interfere in its internal affairs.'
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