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28th Aug 2016

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Golden Dawn politician in 4th place for Athens mayorship

The spokesperson for the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party Ilias Kasidiaris obtained 16 percent of the votes - fourth place - in the first round of elections in his bid to become mayor of Athens, reports AFP. The second round of elections is on Sunday 25 May.

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