George A. Papandreou (born June 16, 1952) is Former Prime Minister of Greece, current President of Socialist International, a Member of the Hellenic Parliament and former President of the Panhellenic Socialist Movement (PASOK). He served as the 11th Prime Minister of Greece from October 6, 2009 - November 11, 2011, after PASOK’s victory in the October 2009 national elections.

George A. Papandreou

We Need a Fourth Branch of Government | NYT Opinion 08.10.2019

On IWD2019 | 08.03.2019

On the passing of Jalal Talabani | 03.10.2017

Success in Cyprus will help peace in wider region | 19.04.2016

Cem-Papandreou Peace Award 2015 speech | 21.07.2015

SI Statement on Greece | An Appeal to European Leaders | 05.07.2015

Socialist International President George A. Papandreou: “Save Palmyra” | 22.05.2015

Former Prime Minister

Interview on Al Jazeera

Former Prime Minister, Interview, PASOK, President of Socialist International, Press Office

Interview of George A. Papandreou President of PASOK by Sir David Frost (Frost Over the World) on Al Jazeera Transcript David Frost: But we begin with Greece. This week, the European Central Bank agreed to lend the European banks EUR 529 billion. However, it said it would no longer accept Greece’s bonds as collateral for […]

Greece will not exit euro

Former Prime Minister, Interview, PASOK, Press Office

Interview on BBC’S HARDtalk with Zeinab Badawi Fmr Greek PM George Papandreou: ‘Greece will not exit euro’ Former Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou has said Greece would not default nor exit the euro after agreeing to 130bn euro bailout.Mr Papandreou resigned in November, stepping aside for a government of national unity. Speaking exclusively to Zeinab […]

Interview at “Profil”

Former Prime Minister, Interview, PASOK, Press Office

Interview to the Austrian magazine “Profil” (Interview in German) Giorgos Papandreou: „Ich habe dem Sturm ins Auge geblickt“ Mensch des Jahres: Der gefallene griechische Ministerpräsident war im vergangenen Jahr die zentrale Person der Eurokrise Der profil-„Mensch des Jahres 2011“ ist eine tragische Figur: Giorgos Papandreou, gefallener Ministerpräsident Griechenlands und eine der zentralen Personen der Eurokrise, […]

Interview on Democracy Now

Former Prime Minister, Interview, PASOK, President of Socialist International, Press Office

Interview to Amy Goodman on Democracy Now Amy Goodman: Can you talk about the status of democracy now in Greece, the cradle of democracy? George A. Papandreou: Well, I believe that we have a democratic challenge around the world right now, because we have a globalizing economy, but our institutions are national. Our democratic institutions […]

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