Serhat TUNAR -TDO- Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has decided to hold early elections, after failing to reach the expected percentage of votes after the European Parliament elections.
According to unofficial results, Tsipras’party won the 23 percent of the votes of the New Democracy remained behind. The Greek Prime Minister, who made relevant statements, announced that he would ask the president to declare early general elections. Tsipras also expressed a clear defeat in the European Parliament elections
The leader of the New Democracy Party, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, who made statements after the statements of Alexis Tsipras, said that Tsipras had lost the great support he had received in Greece and stressed that the Greek Prime Minister should resign. He added that it would be the right decision to call early general elections.