The Greek Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras for the time being, to govern as head of a minority government. The Parliament in Athens, said the left politician, on Wednesday night, the confidence.
informed How the Bureau of Parliament, voted by 151 deputies voted for Tsipras. 148 voted against him, a vote was not made. The government of Syriza party has 145 seats in Parliament – a further six votes came in the vote of independent members of Parliament and members of smaller parties.
The potential majority of purchasers were already present during the previous debate in Parliament, particularly in the criticism. Some of them are even Tsipras' former coalition partner, the party of independent Greeks (Anel),. "You get the votes from the house to the referring members who are looking for a political roof over the head," cried leader of the opposition, Kyriakos Mitsotakis from the konservartiven party Nea Dimokratia in the direction of Tsipras.
Other members of the opposition warned, the voices of the six parliamentarians were not in the upcoming vote, I am sure, when it comes to the controversial name of compromise with the neighboring country of Macedonia.
"I need a majority"
Tsipras wanted to, the trust does not issue, anyway, with the vote on the name dispute consists of a mix of see. "I need the majority and the confidence of the Parliament to approve all laws that are necessary to lead the country towards growth," he said.
Tsipras had requested the vote of Confidence on Sunday after the right-wing populist had announced Panos Kammenos, the Anel, the coalition with the government party Syriza. The argument was precisely the agreement that Tsipras had last year, with Macedonia and the Kammenos did not want to support.
according to this, the neighbouring country should be called in the future, the North-Macedonia. Greece has pledged, to an approximation of Macedonia to the EU and Nato to not continue to block. Conservatives and nationalists, is not enough to change the name, however, because a Northern Greek province of Macedonia is. You make against the compromise of mobile and criticize that in the future, the international Macedonian language and a Macedonian Nation would be recognized.
The Parliament in Skopje approved of the new name already; now, you just need to agree to the Greek Parliament. The vote is expected to take place next week.
Created: 16.01.2019, 22:06 PM