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First arrests as Merkel arrives in Athens

Athens - The plane carrying German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived at Athens International airport 10 minutes ahead of schedule. As she met Greek ministers on the red carpet, police were already carrying out their first arrests in Athens city center.

Op-Ed: Solidarity with Samaras — The reason for Merkel's Athens visit

Athens - Greece's fragile coalition government is in danger of imploding. Reluctant coalition partners make political waves over new austerity measures, corruption lurks beneath the surface, bankruptcy beckons. So why did Angela Merkel choose this moment to visit?

Tight security for Merkel's Athens visit, protests banned

Athens - With German Chancellor Angela Merkel due to arrive in Athens at 1:30 Tuesday, the Greek capital is on a high security alert. In addition to the deployment of 7,000 riot police, helicopters and snipers, gatherings and protests have been banned.

Sarcastic tweets for Merkel's arrival in Athens

Angela Merkel's arrival in Greece to meet Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has inspired a lot of sarcasm among Greek Twitter users.

Merkel to visit Athens amidst planned protests

Athens - German Chancellor Angela Merkel is due to make her first visit to Athens on Tuesday for talks with Prime Minister Antonis Samaras. Merkel, an unpopular figure in Greece, will be met by protests.

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