More Greek drama http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22146/all en Greece election could throw Europe back into turmoil http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120504/greece-election-parliamentary-vote-euro-debt-crisis-austerity BERLIN — The fascination with the battle for the French presidency has overshadowed another crucial European election this Sunday. A weary and angry Greek people are going to the polls on May 6, in what is being described as the most important election in 40 years. And the results are anything but predictable. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120504/greece-election-parliamentary-vote-euro-debt-crisis-austerity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> More Greek drama Debt Crisis Elections Europe Sat, 05 May 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Siobhan Dowling 5703156 at http://www.globalpost.com Are Greece’s days in the euro zone numbered? http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120507/greek-election-greece-exit-euro-zone-debt-crisis-austerity BRUSSELS — Voters in France and Greece on Sunday threatened the austerity drive designed to fix Europe's debt crisis, but the results in Athens risk dealing the biggest blow to the euro zone's future. With a modicum of goodwill, French President-elect Hollande and German Chancellor Merkel should be able to bridge their differences over austerity versus growth. But it’s hard to see anything but chaos emerging from the ragbag of communists, neo-Nazis and other former fringe groups who surged into the Greek parliament in Sunday's election. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/europe/120507/greek-election-greece-exit-euro-zone-debt-crisis-austerity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> More Greek drama World Leaders Debt Crisis France Europe Germany Tue, 08 May 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Paul Ames 5703405 at http://www.globalpost.com