New Greek PM sworn in

New Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos is sworn in, marking the beginning of his 100 days to turn around the debt-laden country.

By REUTERS
November 11, 2011 21:04
New Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos sworn in

Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos 311 (R). (photo credit: Reuters)

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later

Lucas Papademos was sworn in as Greece's new interim prime minister on Friday.

After being blessed by Orthodox priests, the former vice president of the European Central Bank was sworn in.

Be the first to know - Join our Facebook page.


He says his new government will do its best to deal with Greece's many problems.

He has no political experience, but the 64 year old academic is seen as a 'safe pair of hands' when it comes to making tough decisions.

He now has 100 days to get the country back on track, and implement the terms of a 130 billion euro bailout plan to keep the country solvent.

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

Anti-government protesters demonstrate on a street in central Ankara
June 16, 2013
Thousands take to streets of Istanbul, defy Erdogan

By REUTERS