Tsipras gauges EU mood on Brexit as gov't strives for support on change to electoral system

PoliticsForeign Policy Tags: Brexit, European Union, SYRIZA
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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras headed to Brussels on Tuesday for the first European Council since the referendum in the UK but attention at home was still on the government’s plans to change the electoral law.

Government spokesperson Olga Gerovassili indicated that the coalition will submit its proposal for a switch to a system of proportional representation to Parliament this week. SYRIZA and the Independent Greeks are hoping for Parliament to vote on the ne...

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