Alexis Tsipras: “Find European Solution to End Austerity Policies”

Gaël De Santis, l’Humanité, June 4, 2012 An interview with the leader of Syriza, the Greek radical left coalition that obtained 16.8% of the vote in the May 6 legislative election, whereas an informal European summit is being held in Brussels on the evening of May 23, to address the themes of economic growth and Greece. Alexis Tsipras, the leader of the Syriza parliamentary group, was in Paris on May 21 as the guest of the European Party of the Left, whose president is Pierre Laurent. If the opinion polls are to be believed, Tsipras may be asked to form the next Greek government after the June 17 legislative elections. ... Alexis