ANGELOS STANGOS

covid-policy-u-turns
LATEST ARTICLE

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis took it upon himself to make Covid-19 vaccinations mandatory for people aged 60 and over.


ARCHIVE
16.11.2021 / 21:30

The number of coronavirus-related deaths reported last weekend served as a painful wake-up call about the terrible situation the country is in.


31.10.2021 / 10:28

The Greek-French defense deal is good and necessary, and every government in Athens since the restoration of democracy has yearned for a similar agreement.


26.09.2021 / 17:55

Day-to-day life in Greece is excessively determined by people defying laws, rules and reason; it’s disappointing and extremely frustrating. But this, as former prime minister Kostas Simitis once said, is Greece and it doesn’t look like it’s changing much.


11.08.2021 / 22:17

Although the day after has not yet dawned and although it would be premature to draw any conclusions about the causes behind the devastating wildfires, the cacophony is already in full swing.



02.07.2021 / 21:14

We had stressed months ago that the Covid-19 vaccination drive and tourism were the biggest challenges facing the government.


19.06.2021 / 11:33

Concerning Greece and its citizens, the apparent constants in our lives are not very reassuring, except, perhaps, the opinion polls showing the leftist SYRIZA party’s following mired at levels that offer no prospect of its regaining power in the near future.


18.06.2021 / 18:09

Rightly, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis went to the meeting with Recep Tayyip Erdogan with low expectations and no illusions.



11.05.2021 / 22:00

You don’t have to be particularly observant to surmise that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has recently embarked on a policy with divergent aims and areas of focus.


08.05.2021 / 16:48

It is very gratifying that many younger people are quickly seeking to secure an appointment to get vaccinated against Covid-19, taking advantage of the launch of the process for younger ages.


05.05.2021 / 18:03

When it comes to Europe, there are many different types of truth and reality. There’s obviously a lot of complaining and criticism, depending on the circumstances.


16.04.2021 / 08:24

The leader of the opposition is endowed with an institutional role because everyone agrees on the importance of the opposition’s role in a democracy.


13.04.2021 / 21:42

Rarely in the past 75 post-war years has the world faced as much fluidity, uncertainty, insecurity and lack of cohesion as it does right now. Perhaps this is because the so-called X factor that determines developments is so unpredictable.