Europe has told Greece to unite behind a faltering austerity program to stay in the euro. Antonis Samaras, poised to become Greek premier, has a history of stoking divisions inside and outside his New Democracy party.
A Greek opinion poll before the country’s June 17 elections showed the conservative New Democracy party, the largest pro-bailout group, leading Syriza, which opposes implementing an international rescue program.
A Greek opinion poll showed the Syriza party, which is opposed to implementing Greece’s international financial rescue, in a dead heat with pro-bailout party New Democracy ahead of general elections to be held on June 17.
New Democracy, Greece’s largest pro- bailout party, retained its lead over Syriza, which is opposed to implementing Greece’s international rescue program, according to a poll of their support in the June 17 elections.
A Greek opinion poll showed the bailout-supporting New Democracy party, Greece’s biggest, ahead of its main rival for the first time since the inconclusive May 6 elections as the campaign for the June 17 rerun kicked off.
A Greek opinion poll showed the New Democracy party, which supports implementing Greece’s international financial rescue, overtaking the anti-bailout Syriza party ahead of June 17 elections, the Athens News Agency reported.