With nearly all the ballots counted, SYRIZA
clinched more than 35 per
MP [ pictured right ] separated the loan agreement from the bailout, arguing that his party accepts the former and intends to renegotiate it, while rejecting the bailout, which it will replace with its own program.
The ANEL and SYRIZA
parties control 155 seats in the parliament.
In his Monday evening speech in Giannena, PM and party leader Antonis Samaras called SYRIZA
" an accident that will not happen " and stressed that a vote for the opposition is a wasted vote.
Although not being eurosceptic and supporting Greece's participation in the eurozone, SYRIZA
opposes Greece's copious bailout plans that have involved ravaging austerity measures.
Koutsoumpas argued that " however much they try to hide behind the misleading binary polarization, New Democracy and SYRIZA
will extend the bailouts with their policy " and urged " employees, the unemployed and everyone who participated n the struggles to block the measures so that people can catch their breath " to support the Communist Party.
Although not being eurosceptic and supporting Greece's participation in the eurozone, leading SYRIZA
oppose Greece's copious bailout plans that have involved ravaging austerity measures.
ATyNA (CyHAN)- Greece's former prime minister Alexis Tsipras appealed to voters on Friday to give his party SYRIZA
a second chance to implement its program to reform the country and deal with the debt crisis.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- In the third year of a harsh austerity and reform program, an overwhelming 94 percent of Greeks oppose the measures aiming to resolve the debt crisis, giving boost to the anti-bailout main opposition Radical Left SYRIZA
party, a fresh survey showed.
Alexis Tsipras, leader of Greek far-left coalition SYRIZA
spoke out against what he views as a highly hazardous austerity policy entrenched in the entire European Union.
leader Alexis Tsipras as a "peddler of promises," Meimarakis said that Greece needs someone "who will govern, not try to escape.
Born into a comfortable middle class family, Tsipras has a post-graduate degree in engineering but worked only briefly in construction before turning to full-time politics and being handed the SYRIZA
party leadership on a platter four years ago.