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European left nominates Greek to succeed Barroso

16.12.13 @ 08:45


The European Left Party Saturday nominated Alexis Tsipras, leader of the Greek party Syriza, as its candidate for the post of European Commission president. “We’re sending out a very strong message,” said Pierre Laurent, European Left Party leader. “Anti-austerity is what we are going to stand for in the elections.”


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