Tsipras challenges Mitsotakis as probe into scandal rekindles rivalry

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: Corruption, Mitsotakis, New Democracy, SYRIZA, Tsipras
Photo via @atsipras
Photo via @atsipras

SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras has challenged Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis to take him to a special court in connection to the handling of the Novartis case when the left-wing party was in power.

Speaking to a packed indoor arena in southern Athens on Saturday, Tsipras issued the “come and get me” call after several days of increasing tension over the Novartis scandal. The friction was caused by a clash over whether the protected witnesses, who ...

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