Find EU and Greece still a way out of the crisis? Or is it already too late? In Greece, the pressure on the government is growing. . All the information in the news ticker
- Athens running out of money – but an agreement seems in sight .
- In the coming months, massive debt repayments are in.
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The facts:. The negotiations the Greek Government with the European donors dressed. But time is pressing. Without binding commitments under the reform blocked emergency loans amounting to 7.2 billion euros can not flow. The funds in Athens are empty, in June alone are repayments of almost 1.6 billion euros to the IMF on. The state of negotiations, there is contradictory information. Athens sees the talks close to completion. According to negotiators Tsakalotos is already negotiating the next financial package. At the German delegation of the G7 summit wants to know nothing of progress
Athens hopes that Merkel and Hollande -. Breakthrough in talks
Sunday 31 . May 11.06 Clock: The Greek government hopes that according to media reports of German Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) and French President Francois Hollande a breakthrough in negotiations with donors. The Greece-topic might come up for discussion at the meeting of Merkel, Hollande and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Monday evening, reported the Athens radio and TV station Skai on Sunday. It is not ruled out that Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will fly to the conference in Berlin.
At the meeting, the digital strategy of the European Union should be the focus. Greece is in its negotiations with the lenders under enormous time pressure. In June, the bankrupt threatened country has almost 1.6 billion euros from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to pay back.
Tsipras had advised more than eight hours with the team of the Greek negotiator on Saturday. For result there was initially no official communications. In media reports said at the meeting the draft agreement with the international lenders had been formulated.
The Premier would now submit Merkel and Hollande the Greek proposal, it said. Discussions with the Chancellor and the French President could be held by teleconference or at the edge of Berlin’s meeting
Defense Kammenos on warpath with the press
20.47 clock. The Sunday newspaper To Proto Thema is on the warpath with Defense Minister Panos Kammenos. The chairman of Tsipras coalition partner Independent Greeks is the publisher Themos Anastasiadis has long been a thorn in the side. Only revealed the newspaper that Kammenos for the restoration of a half a dozen half a century old warplanes loosely made half a billion euros, while there are only a social assistance of 200 million euros per year for the Greeks.
Now the Minister is directly accused of ostentation. During his last US trip, duped in Kammenos and has not been received contrary to the original invitation of his counterpart, the massive politicians his frustration has apparently fought with good food. Proud $ 1,408.56 per day were Kammenos in Washington from, To Proto determined topic. It had become payable only for a $ 920 meal. The difference from the $ 268 per day, which according to the State Ministerialangaben was charged beglich Kammenos with a credit card. “On whose behalf the credit card running?” The newspaper digs deeper and still got no answer
Due controversial Personnel:. Own PASOK party turns of Varoufakis from
18.53 Clock: How to report all Greek media, Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis is under increasing pressure. Reason this time is not an interview, denied the contents of the smart motorcyclist on your taste. He currently also not recorded with his mobile phone and even threatened with the release of the contents.
No, Varoufakis has shocked his own party members, or as onomatopoeic fits in Greek pun, PA SOKt. Ironically Giorgos Papandreou’s close associate and adviser Elena Panariti to the Greek government representing the IMF. Papandreou had led the country with his PASOK and with the collaboration of Panariti under the IMF bailout, the Tsipras now really want to leave. The Personnel sat the Minister against the resistance of Premier Tsipras by.
Yesterday announced the MEP Sofia Sakorafa which itself dates back to the PASOK, on Twitter that you would burst the collar Personnel at these. Today, Interior Minister Nikos Voutsis and the Vice President of the EU Parliament Dimitris Papadimoulis joined. The PASOK, Paparitis OrigParty, sat for Panariti of 2009 in Parliament, congratulates Tsipras troops in a very ironic notice. Emphasizes the party that Panaritis experience with the drafting of the first austerity package is now useful for third austerity package
“Painful solution” – Government of Greece threatens to break
16.13 clock.: For 12 clock meet in Athens in the official residence of the Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, a negotiating team, the core consisting of Tsipras, Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis, Deputy Prime Minister Giannis Dragasakis and as a negotiator Deputy Foreign Minister Efklidis Tsakalotos.
As interior minister Voutsis over the press confirmed stand “a solution just before”. “There will be a painful compromise,” the politician said to FOCUS online information, “which can carry out the Group to new elections in case of rejection.”
already is scheduled for Sunday afternoon a conference call with Tsipras, French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel planned.
In addition, learned the Greek media that all politicians and civil servants must be the negotiating group led by Tsipras, Tsakalotos, Dragasakis and Varoufakis on standby in Athens. They are thus the Orthodox Feast of Pentecost in capital spending
EU Commission Vice-Chief:. “Time for Greece is running out”
11.27 Clock: The European Commission has warned to hurry again in the difficult negotiations with the international lenders threatened the bankrupt Greece. “Time is running out,” said the vice-president of the Brussels authorities, Valdis Dombrovskis, the Greek newspaper “Kathimerini” (Saturday). “We need a comprehensive and credible package of reforms to their implementation by the Greek Government is ready.”
A withdrawal of Greece from the euro zone joined Dombrovskis from. “The only scenario with which we are concerned, is the fate of Greece in the euro,” stressed the EU Commissioner. The information sought from Athens reforms were not only in the interests of donors, but also the Greeks. “Without the reforms, the Greek economy will not recover, create jobs, and the social problems will persist.”
Greece is set to receive 7.2 billion euros as part of the end of June expiring utility. The donors pay the funds but only from when the the left Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras led government committed to a series of reforms. Was
At the meeting of finance ministers and central bank governors of the seven leading industrialized countries (G7) in Dresden the Greek financial situation also last issue. Federal Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble (CDU) dampened while expectations of a swift agreement: “The positive news from Athens are not yet reflected fully in the conversation state with donors resist.”
Saturday, May 30, 07:10 Clock: The Syriza parliamentarian and spokesman of the party left, Stathis Leoutsakos, the EU has sharply criticized for increasing pressure on Greece. Opposite the “Bild-Zeitung” (Saturday) Leoutsakos said: “The European Union should show solidarity, has such a great history, but now the EU keeps us the gun to his head and acting like the Mafia:. Either we give them what they want or they will kill us. “
The party colleague of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras stressed Greece is a sovereign country with its own rights and belong to Europe.” The Germans always think that they paid for us would. I want to say that the Greek people have not received a single euro them happy. It was only a question of saving French and German banks. “
Greece existed before the euro and will exist afterwards. A currency should be good for the people. If that is no longer the case, we need a different solution. “Leoutsakos demanded by the EU to take the demands for further cuts back. Compared to the “image” he said, “.. Our funders require things that are outside of each frame when Germany would have to carry such reforms, then there would be a revolution,”
Greek Foreign Minister sees his country of Europe blackmailed
20.23 clock. Greece is blackmailed by the words of its foreign minister Nikos Kotzias of the European Union “What’s going on, is pressure,” Kotzias said on Friday evening at the Philosophy Festival Phil.Cologne . in Köln The country will continually told that it must fulfill the conditions of the EU, along the lines of: “. If you do not sign now, then you’re dead”
So can the Greek economy impossible again the legs come. “The natural reaction is that people withdraw their money from the bank.” He expressed hope that at the end a compromise comes about.
To the objection, also go the new Greek government is not against tax evaders and oligarchs ago, said the professor of political theory, this would be quite trying. But: “We have great legal difficulties, to proceed against these people.”
The Minister also denied that his government continues to carry clientele-politics and nepotism. Certainly it is true that relatives had been taken by ministers and heads of government in high positions. But this was decisive alone their expertise.
Kotzias – fluently speaks German and is married to a German – was convinced that Greece will continue to remain in the EU. “How can a European Union without Greece?” He asked. The very name Europe finally come from Greek mythology.
Greeks raise billions from their accounts from
16.03 Clock: The Greeks raise due to the uncertain financial position further large amounts of money from their bank accounts from. How the Athenians Central Bank announced on Friday, the deposits of households and enterprises were in Greek financial institutions alone in April this year to 4.9 billion to € 133.6 billion euros. In order for the private bank deposits fell to its lowest level in more than a decade. Since November 2014 according to the statistics of the Central Bank have been lifted over 30 billion euros.
The trend is likely to have continued in May. Meanwhile, the value was below 130 billion euros, the newspaper reported, “Kathimerini” in its online edition. Much of the sums raised were not transferred according to experts abroad, but is kept as cash in the apartments. Most Greeks do not have accounts abroad
Varoufakis speaks again of the near agreement
11.50 clock. Finance Yanis Varoufakis is confident. He sees an agreement in the immediate future, however, speaks of an end date, the 30.6. It is rumored that the payable to the IMF rates from 12.6. be moved to the end of the month. For the 5.6. installment due the funds of municipalities and regions were confiscated by the government. A shift of the installments there were the IMF ever, Zambia
Meanwhile, met the crisis committee under Tsipras already the night -. And does it still seem says FOCUS Online correspondent Wassilis Aswestopoulos. None of the ten parliamentary inquiries that were scheduled for this Friday, has been answered. Ministers were the plenary remained completely remote. An affront – if you believe the announcements, which gave Syriza in January at the throne as a promise to the people. Because at that time it was said that you would honor Parliament and never questions, just as it did, with a reference to important dates just the Samaras government leave unanswered. However, most of the questions concerned the right hand Tsipras, the puppet master Nikos Pappas. The Minister of the Prime Minister apologized for overload caused by the negotiations with the lenders
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