News archive of July 2018

IMF says Greek debt sustainable medium-term, long-term uncertain

Eurozone debt relief for Greece has made its huge public debt sustainable over the medium term, but optimistic assumptions on Greek growth and primary surplus well into the future are making debt sustainability uncertain in the long-term, the IMF said.

Kosovo Minority MPs Threaten to Quit Govt over 'Hate Post'

Six MPs from the non-Serb ethnic minority parliamentary group 6+ have asked Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj to dismiss deputy foreign minister, Gjergj Dedaj, after he referred to Turkey and Serbia as "cruel rulers" who are seeking to regain their influence in Kosovo, one of then told BIRN on Tuesday.

Mitsotakis blasts 'deplorable' government reaction to deadly wildfire

Conservative opposition leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis slammed the government's 'deplorable' reaction to the deadly wildfire that ripped through the east coast of Attica, killing more than 90 people and injuring scores, saying his party will ensure that responsibility is attributed to those who failed to prevent the disaster.