People line up at an ATM outside an Alpha Bank branch in Athens, Greece on July 16th, 2015. Greece awoke with a political hangover on Thursday after parliament approved a stringent bailout programme, thanks to the votes of the pro-European opposition, amid the worst protest violence this year. Photograph: Yiannis Kourtoglou/Reuters

Greece is expected to meet a key €3.5 billion payment to the European Central Bank on Monday after the eurogroup of finance ministers approved a €7 bi(...)

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras during his interview for ERT state television. Photograph: Andrea Bonetti/AFP

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras has said he takes “full responsibility” for signing an agreement he does not believe in and will stay in office t(...)

Pensioners are given priority tickets  as they wait to receive part of their pensions in Athens, Greece yesterday. REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou

A far-left faction in Greece’s ruling Syriza party denounced the bailout deal as a “humiliation” as the leadership fought to contain a ripple of defe(...)

Protesting outside the Greek parliament against agreement for a third bailout with euro zone leaders. Photograph: Getty Images

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras was facing open rebellion in his coalition as he moved to act on demands by Greece’s lenders for a series of cuts (...)

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras talks to the press at the end of the Eurozone leader summit on the Greek crisis on Monday. Photograph: EPA.

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras is facing a struggle to keep his majority in parliament after a number of government figures distanced themselves (...)

Greek riot police stand guard on the steps in front of the Parliament building, behind a presidential guard, during an anti-austerity demonstration in Athens on Sunday. Photograph: Yannis Behrakis/Reuters

Senior figures in Greece’s ruling Syriza party have accused Germany and other creditors of trying to humiliate Athens by seeking “punitive” reforms. (...)

Alexis Tsipras: faced resistance from some MPs left stunned by his acceptance of rejected austerity measures. Photograph: Alkis Konstantinidis/Reuters

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras urged Syriza party colleagues to help Greece stay in the euro zone by approving tough proposals for €13 billion (...)

Alexis Tsipras, Greece’s prime minister: Greece is reported as planning a reform package worth €12 billion over two years, a figure that reflects the country’s return to recession and the damage the economy has suffered in recent months. Photograph: Kostas Tsironis/Bloomberg

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras has called his Syriza party deputies to a meeting this morning as he prepares the ground for a last-minute comp(...)

Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis has suggested a debt swap to push back debt payments to the ECB Photograph: EPA

Greece on Thursday offered a concession to its international lenders by pushing ahead with the sale of its biggest port, Piraeus. Greece has as(...)

Pensioners rally in Athens. One minister said that if faced with paying loans or paying salaries and pensions, Greece would choose the latter. Photograph: EPA/Orestis Panagiotou

As a European deal to give more aid to Athens falters and the prospect of a default looms, Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras is preparing to meet R(...)

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