Category Archives: Greece, Grèce

Greece is Committing “Financial Suicide”


By Peter Koenig  for Global Research, Original Source

Thursday late night, 18 May 2017, the Greek Parliament voted to accept another round of devastating troika (EC, IMF, ECB) conditions for an additional debt package of close to 5 billion euros. All of the 153 delegates of Alexis Tsipras’ Syriza-Anel coalition voted ‘en bloc’ for the suicide package, all 128 opposition members against. Nineteen didn’t show up. Perhaps they were too afraid to vote for the opposition. Just as a reminder, PM Tsipras, a socialist, is leading Syriza, Greece’s prominent left-wing party, that for reasons of majority decided to align with the extreme right-wing party ‘Anel’ which currently holds a mere 10 seats in Parliament.

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La realpolitik grecque et la paralysie du “système” d’un capitalisme barbare


Grèce: La dette publique du pays est actuellement le levier par lequel la Grèce est poussée petit à petit et durablement vers un isolationnisme économique et géopolitique. En fait,ça fait maintenant des années que la Grèce subit des mesures d’austérité pour “redresser ses finances publiques”, mais  son économie ne repart pas.

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