George Papandreou reacts to the result of the vote of confidence
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Greece's George Papandreou wins confidence vote

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou has won a vote of confidence after promising to begin talks aimed at forming a coalition government.

Speaking to parliament before the vote he urged unity, saying immediate elections would be "catastrophic" for Greece and the agreed bail-out deal with the EU.

Wendy Urquhart reports.

  • 05 Nov 2011
  • From the section Europe