Looming vote on Prespes Agreement triggers political upheaval
To Potami expected to provide clinching votes in vote on name deal
Tsipras wins confidence vote, has to repeat trick in ballot on name deal
Tsipras seen clinching 151 votes as doubts surface about name deal
Clearer picture ahead of confidence vote but Tsipras not secure yet
Kammenos walks out on coalition, triggers confidence vote that will affect timing of elections
After Kotzias departure, Tsipras hopes for clear path to elections
While the departure of Nikos Kotzias from the high-profile position of foreign minister is a blow for Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, especially as the key diplomatic achievement of his time in office – the Prespes Agreement on the Macedonia name issue – is at a crucial juncture, it is unlikely that it will lead to any material change to the SYRIZA leader’s political plans.
For Tsipras, this week was all about solidifying his partnership with Defence Minister Panos Kammenos, who leads the junior coalition partner Independent Greeks (ANEL). The prime minister appeared concerned about his partnership with the right-wing poli...
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