Cabinet resignation on first day puts Tsipras's judgment in question

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: SYRIZA
Photo by MacroPolis
Photo by MacroPolis

If Alexis Tsipras thought he might be in for a brief honeymoon after returning to power on September 20, those illusions were dispelled for good on Wednesday.

Just a few hours after his new 46-member cabinet was sworn in, Tsipras faced a crisis regarding one of his choices: Independent Greeks MP Dimitris Kammenos, who was made deputy transport minister.

You need a subscription to access our analysis. Please choose one of the packages available.

If you are already registered, please sign in.

Free Access

Read some of our analysis for no charge

By signing up to MacroPolis, readers will be able to read four of our articles without charge each month. They will not have access to our data or weekly e-newsletter.

Standard Access

Our analysis and data at your fingertips

Subscribers will be able to read the full range of our articles, access our statistics and charts, and receive our weekly e-newsletter for €450 per year.

€450.00

Full Access

A tailor-made service for professionals

Apart from having access to all our analysis and data, subscribers will be able to consult one-on-one with our analysts.