Alexis Tsipras ,Greek Prime Minister
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Greek Prime Minister Tsipras quits and calls election

The Greek Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras, has announced he is resigning to allow a snap general election.

He has faced a growing rebellion within his Syriza party over the new financial bailout agreed with international creditors.

Chris Buckler reports from Athens.

  • 20 Aug 2015
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