Alexis Tsipras

Jon Queally, staff writer
In a move that came as a surprise to many, sources have told Reuters that Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will announce Thursday that he will 'step down' from his post as soon as this evening and that new elections for control of the government will be held next month. "The aim is to hold elections on Sept. 20," the government official...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
After capitulating on one of the Syriza party's key promises, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras faced an internal rebellion and is expected to call a confidence vote this week. (Photo: Peter Guilliatt/cc/flickr)
Germany's approval of Greece's third bailout of €86 billion on Wednesday marked...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
In a development spurring calls for a new "anti-bailout movement," the Greek...