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Antonis Samaras, leader of the Greek conservatives, New Democracy (photo:dpa)

Greek election: Voters turn their backs on the parties they blame for economic problems

The two major parties which have governed Greece for 38 years face a tough election on May 6. The conservatives and socialists may be forced to create a grand coalition as voters turn to extreme parties to vent their anger over increased taxes and lower pensions and salaries imposed in an austerity programme. POLITICS in...
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