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Greece Elections 2015

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New Greek parliament bailout battle must be swift

Alexis Tsipras has renewed his mandate as leader of Greece’s left-wing coalition SYRIZA party and Prime Minister for the next four years, without a

Alexis Tsipras has renewed his mandate as leader of Greece’s left-wing coalition SYRIZA party and Prime Minister for the next four years, without a

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Alexis Tsipras sworn in as prime minister of Greece

Left-wing leader Alexis Tsipras has been sworn in as prime minister of Greece after his Syriza party beat its conservative rivals in Sunday’s

Left-wing leader Alexis Tsipras has been sworn in as prime minister of Greece after his Syriza party beat its conservative rivals in Sunday’s

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Syriza has "clear mandate" says Tsipras

Alexis Tsipras says his party has a “clear mandate” following a second general election win in less than nine months. Greece’s leftist Syriza party

Alexis Tsipras says his party has a “clear mandate” following a second general election win in less than nine months. Greece’s leftist Syriza party

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Greek election: voters remain divided over Tsipras 'credibility'

It was all smiles at Syriza headquarters in Athens as Sunday’s election results became clear. Although Tsipras’s critics claim his handling of the

It was all smiles at Syriza headquarters in Athens as Sunday’s election results became clear. Although Tsipras’s critics claim his handling of the

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Tsipras returns as PM in decisive Greek election

Alexis Tsipras and his leftist Syriza parts have been voted back into power after a surprisingly decisive Greek election – the country’s fifth in six

Alexis Tsipras and his leftist Syriza parts have been voted back into power after a surprisingly decisive Greek election – the country’s fifth in six

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Little drama as Greeks return to polls for third time this year

Having only voted overwhelmingly in July in favour of the European Union and International Monetary Fund’s cash for reform deal, many Greeks have

Having only voted overwhelmingly in July in favour of the European Union and International Monetary Fund’s cash for reform deal, many Greeks have

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Greeks vote in crunch election

Greeks have begun voting in the fifth national election in six years. The left-wing Syriza leader Alexis Tsipras, who’s seeking re-election a month

Greeks have begun voting in the fifth national election in six years. The left-wing Syriza leader Alexis Tsipras, who’s seeking re-election a month

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Greeks decide whether to give leftists another chance

Greeks have begun voting in the fifth general election in six years. Alexis Tsipras, who’s seeking re-election a month after resigning as prime

Greeks have begun voting in the fifth general election in six years. Alexis Tsipras, who’s seeking re-election a month after resigning as prime

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Greek voters go to polls in election too close to call

Voters are going to the polls in Greece on Sunday, in a national election that remains too close to call. Late polls suggested that momentum could

Voters are going to the polls in Greece on Sunday, in a national election that remains too close to call. Late polls suggested that momentum could

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Glum Greeks prepare for Sunday's general election

For the third time in nine months the Greeks are being asked to take their future in their hands in Sunday’s general election amid signs of voter

For the third time in nine months the Greeks are being asked to take their future in their hands in Sunday’s general election amid signs of voter

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Why Greeks are voting sooner than planned

Why is debt-strapped Greece holding early elections? Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras pushed lenders for better terms, failed, then conceded

Why is debt-strapped Greece holding early elections? Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras pushed lenders for better terms, failed, then conceded

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Greece election: Polls neck-and-neck ahead of Sunday's vote

Preparations for Greece’s snap elections on Sunday are almost complete. On Friday, a convoy of trucks distributed election materials to polling

Preparations for Greece’s snap elections on Sunday are almost complete. On Friday, a convoy of trucks distributed election materials to polling

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Greece's snap elections -- everything you need to know

Q.: What are the dates and times of election day? A.: These elections are held on Sunday, September 20th. Polls are expected to open at 0700 local

Q.: What are the dates and times of election day? A.: These elections are held on Sunday, September 20th. Polls are expected to open at 0700 local

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Exclusive: Tsipras on why Greece is better off with a third bailout

Eight months ago he swept to victory in an election that sent shockwaves around the world. Syriza leader Alexis Tsipras’ declared aim was to save

Eight months ago he swept to victory in an election that sent shockwaves around the world. Syriza leader Alexis Tsipras’ declared aim was to save

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No coalition with New Democracy warns Tsipras ahead of Greek poll

Syriza leader Alexis Tsipras and his political rival Vangelis Miemarakis took part in a TV debate ahead of Sunday’s Greek general election. Greek

Syriza leader Alexis Tsipras and his political rival Vangelis Miemarakis took part in a TV debate ahead of Sunday’s Greek general election. Greek

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Greece elections: I'm sure that Syriza will come first, Tsipras

Syriza leader Alexis Tsipiras tells euronews he is confident of victory despite polls showing his party's lead narrowing one week before Greeks go to the polls for a second time this year.

Syriza leader Alexis Tsipiras tells euronews he is confident of victory despite polls showing his party's lead narrowing one week before Greeks go to the polls for a second time this year.

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Latest opinion polls suggest Greek election will be inconclusive

With just a week to go before Greece has another general election the latest opinion poll suggests the result is still too close to call with the two

With just a week to go before Greece has another general election the latest opinion poll suggests the result is still too close to call with the two

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Greece: New Democracy tries to win back lost conservative support

Greece’s September snap election is fast approaching and New Democracy leader Evangelos Meimarakis is on the campaign trail, holding a rally in

Greece’s September snap election is fast approaching and New Democracy leader Evangelos Meimarakis is on the campaign trail, holding a rally in

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Who is Vangelis Meimarakis

Vangelis Meimarakis is the president of New Democracy Party after the resignation of Antonis Samaras. Vangelis Meimarakis born 14 December 1953, is

Vangelis Meimarakis is the president of New Democracy Party after the resignation of Antonis Samaras. Vangelis Meimarakis born 14 December 1953, is

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Greece's first female PM sworn in

Greece has its first female prime minister, albeit for three weeks. Vassiliki Thanou is the country’s top Supreme Court judge and will lead the

Greece has its first female prime minister, albeit for three weeks. Vassiliki Thanou is the country’s top Supreme Court judge and will lead the

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Greece: Far-left rebels break away from ruling Syriza

Far-left rebels in Greece’s ruling Syriza party have broken away to form a new party, according to a parliament deputy speaker. The new political

Far-left rebels in Greece’s ruling Syriza party have broken away to form a new party, according to a parliament deputy speaker. The new political

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Profile: Alexis Tsipras

Alexis Tsipras rose to political stardom as the crisis in Greece blew apart the bipartisan system that had been in place for decades. Born in 1974

Alexis Tsipras rose to political stardom as the crisis in Greece blew apart the bipartisan system that had been in place for decades. Born in 1974

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Greek PM Tsipras resigns, requests 'earliest possible' elections

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras has resigned. He has asked the president for the earliest possible election. Government sources say the vote will

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras has resigned. He has asked the president for the earliest possible election. Government sources say the vote will