Merkel Gets A Hostile Reception On Greek Visit

ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel got a hostile reception from many ordinary Greeks Tuesday when she flew into Athens on her first visit to the country since its debt crisis erupted three years ago....

RELATED ARTICLES
  • Germany: Chancellor Merkel on visit to Afghanistan
    Germany says its leader is in Afghanistan to on a surprise visit to the nation's troops serving with NATO's force in a war against Taliban insurgents. More
  • Spain education sector hit by strike against cuts
    Thousands of students and teachers staged a strike across Spain on Thursday to protest government austerity measures and a planned new education reforms. More
  • In Germany, a U.S. beer invasion
    Almost 65 years after Allied planes flew Western supplies into blockaded Berlin, a new American import is arriving by air: craft beer. The beer is being flown in as part of a new surge of German interest in American brewing, upending a centuries-old relationship in which German beer defined the golden standard for brewing and Americans emulated it. More
  • Cyprus parliament approves bailout
    Cyprus' lawmakers approved on Tuesday a multi-billion bailout agreement with international creditors aimed at preventing the crisis-hit country from going bankrupt. More
  • Baby food shortage in Europe due to China demand
    Yong-Hee Kim still can't believe that in a prosperous country like Germany, powdered baby formula would ever be rationed and that she would have to scour shops in the German capital to find the right brand for her 13-month-old son. More
BING NEWS:
  • German media bristles at hostile Greek reception for Merkel
    BERLIN, Oct 10 (Reuters) - German newspapers attacked "ungrateful" Greeks for the hostile public reception they gave Angela Merkel in Athens and some criticised the chancellor's generosity for ...
    11/11/2012 - 2:21 am | View Link
  • Germany’s Merkel Receives Hostile Reception in Greece
    Merkel made her remarks after meeting Tuesday with conservative Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras in Athens. Her five-hour stop in Greece was her first visit to the country since the eurozone ...
    10/10/2012 - 3:17 am | View Link
  • German media bristles at hostile Greek reception for Merkel
    BERLIN, Oct 10 (Reuters) - German newspapers attacked “ungrateful” Greeks for the hostile public reception they gave Angela Merkel in Athens and some criticised the chancellor’s generosity for ...
    10/10/2012 - 12:01 am | View Link
  • German media attacks Greeks for Merkel reception
    BERLIN - German newspapers attacked "ungrateful" Greeks for the hostile public reception they gave Angela Merkel in Athens ... Pictures of a small group of Greek anti-austerity demonstrators dressed ...
    10/9/2012 - 11:47 pm | View Link
  • Hostile reception for Merkel in Greece
    A band played the German and Greek anthems. In the centre of Athens, the reception was less warm. On Syntagma Square, banners read “Merkel out, Greece is not your colony” and “This is not a European ...
    10/9/2012 - 10:20 pm | View Link
  • More

 

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News