"The matter remains pending… Greece has never resigned its rights."This is obviously quite complicated historical stuff. But given the state Greece is in, it is worth asking whether pursuing this course of action is the best use of Greek ministers’ and officials’ time and effort.
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
The best use of Greek politicians' time and effort?
daily press summary, the Greek government has set up a ‘working group’ to scour historical archives and tally how much Germany could owe the country in outstanding reparations from World War II. Deputy Finance Minister Christos Staikouras is quoted in Kathimerini as saying that: