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Monday, June 18, 2012 - 8:12am
Greek Election May Yet Prove a Victory for Syriza
The conservative New Democracy will turn to the center-left party, Pasok to form a coalition in Greece . This will give them 162 MPs in the 300-seat parliament but they are unlikely to leave it at that. Syriza's rise has put pressure on these traditional forces to create a wider coalition, one whose roots spread into Greek society as widely as possible and which has an ample parliamentary buffer.