Greek police fire tear gas at demonstrators protesting the agreement reached by Greece and Macedonia to resolve a dispute over the former Yugoslav republic's name in Thessaloniki.
In Greece, trade union organisers and workers marched as part of a national 24-hour strike.
A march by thousands of Greek protesters turns violent as they demonstrate against US policy during a visit by President Obama.
Greece is thrown another lifeline. Europe's finance ministers agree to unlock 10.3 billion euros in bailout funds.
Greece has ground to a near halt with the start of a 48-hour general strike on Friday morning (May 6). The country’s largest private and public
Thousands of Greek farmers protested against controversial pension reform plans on Saturday (February 13). Many spent Friday night camped out in
A day of violent farmers’ protests in Greece blazed on into the night as police fought demonstrators in the capital for the first time over pension
Violent clashes erupted in Greece as protesting farmers attempted to occupy the agriculture ministry in Athens on Friday (February 12). Riot police
Youths clashed with police in Athens on Thursday, throwing fire bombs and stones as tens of thousands of people marched through the capital
Angry farmers in Greece blocked the country’s borders and main motorways on Tuesday (Feb 2) in an ongoing dispute with the government over planned
The Greek government’s plans for pension reforms have brought thousands of farmers out on the streets in protests in the north of the country, and in
Protesters marched through the streets of Athens on Thursday as over two-and-a-half-million workers took part in a general strike that has brought
As on every November 17, an annual march was held on Tuesday to mark the anniversary of a 1973 student revolt that sounded the death knell for
On the streets of Athens the crack of tear gas being fired echoed in the city. The clashes erupted between police and anti-austerity protesters many
Anti-austerity protesters marched on the streets of Athens on Wednesday as Greece moves closer to concluding a deal with lenders on a multi-billion
In Greece, while the politicians debate inside, outside there are protests on the streets. Several protests against #bailout; police mobilize #Greece
Supporters of the ‘No’ vote in Greece’s bailout referendum celebrated in Athens on Sunday after voters rejected creditors’ demands for more austerity
Thousands of Communist Party (KKE) supporters gathered in front of Greece’s parliament building in central Athens on Thursday (July 2). Their leader
Fears that the country is about to crash out of the euro brought thousands of Greeks into central Athens on Tuesday urging support for a Yes vote
Thousands have taken part in rallies in central Athens following the government’s announcement that it’s closing the banks and imposing capital
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is in for more talks with his country’s main lenders today in order to smooth over reported divisions regarding
Several thousand pro-European Greeks staged a demonstration in favour of staying in the euro as EU leaders discussed their country’s fate in
As Greece hurtles towards a possible debt default, Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis says Athens will not sign up to a new bailout programme to
Public sector doctors and nurses went on strike in Greece on Wednesday, amid the country’s financial crisis. They say they are fed up with
The incident on Tuesday night comes as the Syriza government, caught between the demands of European creditors and the expectations of Greek voters, is charged with introducing reforms to secure bailo
Thousands have gathered in Athens to protest against a licence suspension for a mine in Skouries, in the Halkidiki area. According to authorities