Greek Politics

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Photo by Panayiotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos Independent watchdog in eye of storm as parties clash over surveillance probe

The political clash over the surveillance scandal went up a notch on Tuesday, when SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras called on Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis to resign and the government suggested that the head of the Hellenic Authority for Communication Security and Privacy (ADAE) is doing the opposition party’s bidding.

Photo by MacroPolis Rise of fringe party complicates election arithmetic

Amid a deepening constitutional dispute related to the surveillance scandal, a new opinion poll has given the ruling New Democracy party even more cause for concern ahead of this year’s elections.

Photo by MacroPolis ND's lead narrows but PM's election hopes still alive

In its first survey of the year for Alpha TV, Alco indicated that support for New Democracy has edged back up after dipping towards the end of 2022. According to the opinion poll, 31 pct of respondents say they intend to back the conservatives, up from 30.3 pct in the previous sounding.

Photo by Panayotis Tzamaros/Fosphotos New Democracy moves to corral far-right vote, as PM braces for more surveillance evidence

The ambivalent stance adopted by the leadership of New Democracy to the funeral of the former king Constantine has been attacked by opposition parties who see it as a play for the far-right vote, an impression amplified by the government’s plan to block an offshoot of the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn party from participating in the upcoming elections.

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