Tsipras is flirting with Moscow

In an interview with the Russian news agency TASS, Tsipras, who is expected in Moscow on April 8, said he thought the EU’s sanctions on Russia for the Ukraine crisis was “pointless” and that this policy would lead to a “dead end.” The EU is getting nervous prior to the Greek Prime Minister’s Moscow trip next week: Can Tsipras get economic aid in return for concessions in foreign policy? (Deutsche Welle)