Syrian peace process offers hope post-Paris

November 16, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist.  The opinions expressed are his own.

Tsipras’ biggest stress tests yet to come

November 2, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews guest columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

It’s all up to Tsipras now

September 21, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews guest columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

Euro zone doesn’t need political union

August 3, 2015

The Greek crisis has given new life to a superficial argument: that the euro zone isn’t working because its monetary union hasn’t been accompanied by fiscal and political union.

Syriza split best outcome for Greece

July 11, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews guest columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

Greece will struggle to stay in euro

July 5, 2015
An anti-austerity 'No' voter waves a flag with the name of Prime Minister Tsipras as he celebrate the results of the first exit polls in Athens

An anti-austerity ‘No’ voter waves a flag with the name of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras as he celebrate the results of the first exit polls in Athens, Greece, July 5, 2015. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

How to jump Greece’s next debt hurdle

July 3, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews guest columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

How to jump Greece’s next debt hurdle

July 3, 2015

Hugo Dixon is Editor-at-Large, Reuters News. The opinions expressed are his own.

Greece’s debt issues are acute. They could explode on July 20. Some way needs to be found to defuse the dangers.

Tsipras looks like he is crumbling

July 1, 2015

It looks like Alexis Tsipras is crumbling.

After the banks closed and public opinion started moving against him, the Greek prime minister seems desperate for a deal with his creditors. Athens has now defaulted to the International Monetary Fund, adding to the pressure. But it is not clear lenders will cut him any slack. They may prefer to deal with his successor.

Greek negotiations need extra time

June 17, 2015

Hugo Dixon is Editor-at-Large, Reuters News. The opinions expressed are his own.

The negotiations between Greece and its creditors over how to prevent the country defaulting are already in extra time. They have dragged on for so long that it might seem sensible to bring them to a swift, sharp conclusion.