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By Phantis Published on Jun 3, 2019
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New Democracy (ND) dominated the second round of regional and municipal elections, in a process that was marked by high abstention rates for most of the country.

The participation rate was about 41.8% when in the first round, it had surpassed 58%.

The main opposition party prevailed in 12 of the 13 regions of the country (11 with official support, plus a regional governor coming from the ND). The only exception is the region of Crete.

In the large municipalities of the country, the surprise came from Thessaloniki, where there was a great overturn.

Independent candidate Costas Zervas, a ND member, beat his opponent by 66.76%, while in the municipality of Athens, Costas Bakoyannis won with the support of ND. Independent candidate Yannis Moralis was reelected in Piraeus and KKE candidate Kostas Peletidis in Patras.

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ND dominates in the second round of regional elections
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New Democracy (ND) dominated the second round of regional and municipal elections, in a process that was marked by high abstention rates for most of the country.

The participation rate was about 41.8% when in the first round, it had surpassed 58%.

ND dominates in the second round of regional elections
Phantis

New Democracy (ND) dominated the second round of regional and municipal elections, in a process that was marked by high abstention rates for most of the country.

The participation rate was about 41.8% when in the first round, it had surpassed 58%.

ND dominates in the second round of regional elections

New Democracy (ND) dominated the second round of regional and municipal elections, in a process that was marked by high abstention rates for most of the country. The participation rate was about 41.8% when in
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ND dominates in the second round of regional elections
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ND dominates in the second round of regional elections
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NATO Ready to Welcome North Macedonia as 30th Member
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May 31, 2019
Greek PM ‘ready for battle’ after calling snap elections, but centre-right opponents are making ground

This article titled “Tsipras faces fight to stay in power after EU elections mauling” was written by Helena Smith in Athens, for theguardian.com on Friday 31st May 2019 04.00 UTC

Five days after announcing snap elections, the Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras faces an uphill struggle to remain in power as results from Sunday’s European elections showed Greek voters living elsewhere in the EU overwhelmingly rejecting the leftist leader.

After suffering an unexpectedly heavy defeat at home, Tsipras’s Syriza party was also resoundingly rebuffed by expat Greeks, it emerged on Thursday. With 100% of the vote counted from countries across the EU, the Greek interior ministry reported that 33.9% had cast ballots in favour of the centre-right New Democracy party in contrast to 15.3% for Syriza.

The result is further proof of the herculean task now confronting the beleaguered leftists before early elections on 7 July. On Friday Tsipras convened his cabinet amid mounting speculation of a reshuffle to boost the party’s flagging popularity. The PM was forced to announce the vote, four months ahead of schedule, after Syriza lost to New Democracy by an unprecedented 9.3…

New Democracy (ND) dominated the second round of regional and municipal elections, in a process that was marked by high abstention rates for most of the country. The participation rate was about 41.8% when in
/ Jun 3
New Democracy (ND) dominated the second round of regional and municipal elections, in a process that was marked by high abstention rates for most of the country. The participation rate was about 41.8% when in
/ Jun 3
New Democracy (ND) dominated the second round of regional and municipal elections, in a process that was marked by high abstention rates for most of the country. The participation rate was about 41.8% when in
/ Jun 3
New Democracy (ND) dominated the second round of regional and municipal elections, in a process that was marked by high abstention rates for most of the country. The participation rate was about 41.8% when in
/ Jun 3

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New Democracy (ND) dominated the second round of regional and municipal elections, in a process that was marked by high abstention rates for most of the country.

The participation rate was about 41.8% when in the first round, it had surpassed 58%.

The main opposition party prevailed in 12 of the 13 regions of the country (11 with official support, plus a regional governor coming from the ND). The only exception is the region of Crete.

In the large municipalities of the country, the surprise came from Thessaloniki, where there was a great overturn.

Independent candidate Costas Zervas, a ND member, beat his opponent by 66.76%, while in the municipality of Athens, Costas Bakoyannis won with the support of ND. Independent candidate Yannis Moralis was reelected in Piraeus and KKE candidate Kostas Peletidis in Patras.

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NATO Ready to Welcome North Macedonia as 30th Member
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Phantis

New Democracy (ND) dominated the second round of regional and municipal elections, in a process that was marked by high abstention rates for most of the country.

The participation rate was about 41.8% when in the first round, it had surpassed 58%.

The main opposition party prevailed in 12 of the 13 regions of the country (11 with official support, plus a regional governor coming from the ND). The only exception is the region of Crete.

In the large municipalities of the country, the surprise came from Thessaloniki, where there was a great overturn.

Independent candidate Costas Zervas, a ND member, beat his opponent by 66.76%, while in the municipality of Athens, Costas Bakoyannis won with the support of ND. Independent candidate Yannis Moralis was reelected in Piraeus and KKE candidate Kostas Peletidis in Patras.

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