This would seem to put Greece on a clear collision course with Germany that could have serious consequences for the Greek economy next year. The Greek government’s budget presentation was made in the context of its expectation...
Ominous storm clouds were gathering over the Ekho Moskvy radio station last week. So if anything happens to that radio station, a very noticeable gap will appear in the already modest ranks of Russia's independent media.
Press reports suggest that President Obama has ordered a review of Syria strategy (though the White House is denying this). He has already made it clear that he does not favor direct U.S. intervention in Syria.
Years later, many Washingtonians would consider him a scoundrel but he remained a hero to many others in impoverished parts of the city, even as his continuing battles with substance abuse went public.