Papandreou returns as PASOK seeks revival

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: Parliament
Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos
Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos

After enjoying a modest revival in the opinion polls, PASOK has built further momentum by welcoming back its former leader George Papandreou and enhancing its presence in Greek Parliament thanks to the addition of two MPs.

Papandreou’s return was announced on Thursday after he held a 45-minute meeting with PASOK leader Fofi Gennimata. Officially, Papandreou is bringing the party he founded in January 2015, the Movement of Democratic Socialists (KIDISO), under the umbrella...

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