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Alarming rise of Golden Dawn in Athens

Despite months of prosecution as a criminal organisation, neonazi Golden Dawn held its own in the major Athens and Attica region
Enet: May 19, 2014

Greeks tempted to ‘experiment’ with Syriza, local election shows

The results of the first round of local and regional elections in Greece are turning into a political test for the coalition government ahead of the EU elections next Sunday (25 May). EurActiv Greece reports.
EurActiv: May 19, 2014

Tsipras: May 25 Euro elections a 'referendum'

In a statement offered by main opposition Radical Left Coalition SYRIZA party Alexis Tsipras late on Sunday, he commented that the results of the first round of local administration elections for the candidates the party supported in the Attica prefecture,
May 19, 2014

Greek far-left in election lead

The radical-left Syriza party is ahead in the first round of voting in Greek local elections on Sunday (18 May), while exit polls suggest a boost for the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn in some areas.
EUObserver: May 19, 2014

Leftwing Syriza party challenges Greek government in local polls

Greece’s leftwing Syriza party threw down a challenge to the coalition government in Sunday’s first round of voting in local elections, with a strong showing in polls for the mayor of Athens and the governor of the Attica region.
Financial Times: May 19, 2014

Strong showing for Golden Dawn in Greek local elections

Neo-Nazi party takes 16% of the vote in Athens mayoral race, 11% for governor of capital’s province
The Times of Israel: May 19, 2014

Center-Left candidates fared "very well" according to PASOK

Center-Left candidates fared "very well" in Sunday's first round of municipal and regional elections, according to sources from junior government coalition partner Panhellenic Socialist Movement PASOK.
May 18, 2014

Greek politician urges EU not to recognize Ukraine's gov't after May 25 elections

During TV debates of candidates for presidentcy of the European Parliament, leader of the Greek Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA), Alexis Tsipras, has stated that Europe must not recognize the neo-Nazi government of Ukraine.
The Voice of Russia: May 16, 2014

New parties shake up Greek politics

Politics in Greece has never been so unpredictable. That's what happens when you go through years of economic meltdown.
BBC: May 16, 2014

PM accuses SYRIZA of undermining Greece, as Venizelos eyes wider coalition

In his most outspoken attack yet during this election campaign, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras accused SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras of trying to destabilize Greece as it attempts to exit the crisis.
eKathimerini: May 16, 2014