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Who's who in Athens' new political power game

Wednesday, June 20, 2012 - 02:58

June 20 - A profile of the three key players - New Democracy's Samaras, Pasok's Venizelos and the Democratic Left's Kouvelis - likely to form a pro-bailout coalitaion in Greece.

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Someone else comes from a very prominent. Great family. Politicians. -- national benefactors authors say comes from today patriotic. Background this he carries with him and this marks and quite strongly he's an economist he knows. The game. At the same time he swayed by his patriotism which some of his opponents in the parking lot nationalism. He would have a day. A difficult task ahead of him because and other things that he needs to do our counter intuitive to him. He will need to rule. Supposedly they negotiate some parts of the pain out at the same time and post some pretty harsh measures -- -- people. Then send us. Unfortunately inherited. The Socialist Party -- After George and -- was you know some of the unanimous commitment that disastrous two years in power that the fact. Act at the pocketed so badly in both these elections. It's not get blamed on him just because he just took over two weeks before that may sixth election -- to deliver something put true. Help his pockets and life at this point. Because it went from being the first parking -- -- 40% of the votes to be with that punt team. You know with just about 10% of that vote. In just a few months he is one of the smartest most intelligent. -- politicians he is a constitutional law professor. Keys much admired and I ten at the same time he's seen as somebody who doesn't work very well with people he likes to work and home. And that might be a problem for this clinician. That plus for him this punishment the fact that he was the one that clinched the second thing about the one that everybody's trying to renegotiate and and impose now. So he should be one of the main routes. Most ardent tennis. Bad news is. -- much respect it leftist. Considered by many as a moderate he spent took off from these things -- part of that -- -- -- -- -- now. And men in leadership battle that he lost. And a lot of people aren't aren't seeing him as of the mall in most markets have always of them left the person who will give this new government. Credibility among the people. Because if it -- just a -- and ups that our government. Then that that the left of the block will be against it having equipment leasing and means that. You know house on the left his credibility. At the same time his participation mean. But there there is -- -- -- meaning that you know he'll be fighting to salt and the measures on the people so not my. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- But as far as all politicos and leaders though he's one of the most respected ones who's never been in anything cropped or -- -- -- -- associated with anything. Europe are not so he has enough -- -- happy political leaders.

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Who's who in Athens' new political power game

Wednesday, June 20, 2012 - 02:58