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Greek parliament elects a female speaker of parliament

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By Euronews
Greek parliament elects a female speaker of parliament

<p>Greece has a new speaker of parliament.</p> <p>Deputy Zoe Konstantopolou has been elected to the post.</p> <p>The Syriza party politician is a 38-year-old lawyer.</p> <p>Konstantopolou is the youngest ever person to hold the job, and only the 2nd woman in almost 200 years.</p> <p>She was elected with a record 235 votes out of 300 MPs.</p>