Wikipedia coverage of Greek bailout referendum

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Here is how it looked on the morning of the 27th of June when the official announcement was made by Prime Mister Alexis Tsipras calling for the referendum:

And here is how it looks today (with ca.5000+ words, 50 references, 10 external links):

Wikipedia References as of edition of 7 July 2015

  1. “Greece debt crisis: Tsipras announces bailout referendum”. BBC News. 27 June 2015.
  2. “Greek conservative opposition chief Samaras resigns”Ekathimerini. 5 July 2015. Retrieved 5 July 2015.
  3. Traynor, Ian; Hooper, John (28 June 2015). “Greek banks to stay closed on Monday”.The Guardian. Retrieved 6 July 2015.
  4. (Greek) Στις 5 Ιουλίου ψηφίζουμε «ναι» ή «όχι» στην πρόταση των «θεσμών»
  5. :ab (Greek) Hellenic Parliament, 27 June 2015
  6. (Greek) Αυτό είναι το ερώτημα του δημοψηφίσματος που προτείνει η κυβέρνηση
  7. (Greek) Βενιζέλος: «Αντισυνταγματικό το δημοψήφισμα!»
  8. The Constitution of Greece, Article 44, Section 2.
  9. “Decision of the Board of DPS for the referendum on 5 July 2015 (Απόφαση του Διοικητικού Συμβουλίου του ΔΣΑ για το δημοψήφισμα της 5ης Ιουλίου 2015)” (in Greek). Athens Bar Association (DPS). 30 June 2015.
  10. Preliminary Debt Sustainability Analysis for Greece, original in English.
  11. “Key Greek Referendum Debt Document Mistranslated”. Bloomberg. 1 July 2015.
  12. “Greece’s top court to rule on legality of referendum”com. 2 July 2015. Retrieved 3 July 2015.
  13. “Κανονικά διεξάγεται το δημοψήφισμα – Το ΣτΕ απέρριψε τις αιτήσεις”gr. Retrieved 5 July 2015.
  14. :ab c d e f “Transcript of President Jean-Claude Juncker’s press conference on Greece”. European Commission. 29 June 2015.
  15. “European Commission – Press release: Information from the European Commission on the latest draft proposals in the context of negotiations with Greece”. European Commission. 28 June 2015.
  16. “FT Journalist Spiegel Caught Juncker Lying About Greece”Greek Reporter. 29 June 2015. Retrieved 4 July 2015.
  17. “Greek referendum falls short of standards – Council of Europe”. Reuters. 1 July 2015.
  18. (Greek) Διαψεύδει ο Δημήτρης Βίτσας ότι το Συμβούλιο της Ευρώπης είναι αντίθετο με το δημοψήφισμα –
  19. (Greek) Κοξ: Δεν υπάρχει ανακοίνωση του Συμβουλίου της Ευρώπης για το δημοψήφισμα
  20. (Greek) –
  21. “UN human rights experts welcome Greek referendum and call for international solidarity”. Retrieved 3 July 2015.
  22. Associated Press. “Greek Voters Confused by Referendum Wording as Vote Nears”.com. Retrieved 5 July 2015.
  23. “Greece PM urges ‘No’ vote to ‘live with dignity in Europe'”Yahoo News UK. 3 July 2015. Retrieved 5 July 2015.
  24. Elliot, Larry; Wearden, Graeme; Smith, Helena (30 June 2015). “Europe’s big guns warn Greek voters that a no vote means euro exit”The Guardian (London).
  25. Deen, Mark; Fouquet, Helene (29 June 2015). “Hollande Says Greece’s Referendum Will Determine Euro Membership”Bloomberg News (New York).
  26. “Greek debt crisis: Economist explains fallout if Greece goes back to drachma”abc News. 3 July 2015. Retrieved 3 July 2015.
  27. “Greek economy close to collapse as food and medicine run short”The Guardian. 3 July 2015. Retrieved 3 July 2015.
  28. “Greek banks prepare plan to raid deposits to avert collapse”Financial Times. 3 July 2015. Retrieved 3 July 2015.
  29. “Greek situation deteriorating: Dijsselbloem”. YahooFinance. Retrieved 3 July 2015.
  30. “Angry EU leaders lash out at Greece, eyeing endgame”. Ekathimerini. Retrieved 3 July2015.
  31. “If the Greeks say “no” would weaken the Greek negotiating position (in Greek)”. Naftemporiki. Retrieved 3 July 2015.
  32. “Clear lead for SYRIZA in Public Issue poll; support for euro at 71%”Phantis. 15 June 2015.
  33. BBC News report 15 June 2012 – “Greek election is euro versus drachma, Samaras says”
  34. Graeme Wearden. “Greek crisis: IMF says no third bailout without debt relief—as it happened”the Guardian. Retrieved 5 July 2015.
  35. “Greek debt crisis: Obama and Merkel monitoring situation closely”The Guardian(London). 28 June 2015.
  36. Nardelli, Alberto; Watt, Nicholas (26 June 2015). “Cameron told EU leader Greek exit from euro may be best option”The Guardian (London).
  37. “”Επιχείρηση” αποτροπής του “ναι” με εφόδους (‘Enterprise’ deterrence ‘yes’ due to raids)”(in Greek). Kathimerini. 30 June 2015.
  38. Le Monde, AFP, Reuters, 28 June 2015.
  39. “Referendum divides coalition partner”Ekathimerini. 2 July 2015.
  40. (Greek) “LIVE! OI ΡΑΓΔΑΙΕΣ ΕΞΕΛΙΞΕΙΣ Πηγή:”. Lifo. Retrieved 27 June2015.
  41. (Greek) “Θ. Χιώνης: “Όχι” στην πρόταση-“Σκύλλα” των δανειστών και στην πρόταση-“Χάρυβδη” της κυβέρνησης (VIDEO)”gr. 27 June 2015. Retrieved 27 June 2015.
  42. “9 myths about the Greek crisis – by James K. Galbraith, Politico”.
  43. “Piketty : “Entre 2009 et 2014, la Grèce est le pays qui a le plus réduit son déficit”” [Piketty : “Between 2009 and 2014, Greece is the country which reduced its deficit the most”]Marianne (in French) (Paris). 30 June 2015.
  44. Krugman, Paul (29 June 2015). “Greece Over the Brink”The New York Times (New York).
  45. Stiglitz, Joseph (29 June 2015). “Joseph Stiglitz: how I would vote in the Greek referendum”The Guardian (London).
  46. “Yes edges ahead in latest Greek opinion poll”. Financial Times. 3 July 2015.
  47. “Poll shows tight race ahead of Greece referendum”. Fox News. 3 July 2015.
  48. “Δημοσκόπηση: Προβάδισμα “ναι” σε δημοψήφισμα, πριν τη “βόμβα Τσίπρα””. 28 June 2015. Retrieved 29 June 2015. αν η νέα επώδυνη συμφωνία παραπεμφθεί σε δημοψήφισμα, εσείς τι θα ψηφίσετε
  49. “Most Greeks want stay in eurozone, debt deal with lenders: survey”. Xinhua. 28 June 2015.
  50. “Greek MPs approve referendum as lenders see difficulties ahead”. e Kathimerini. 28 June 2015.

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