Snap Election items of note !
Result breakdown projection for 18-24s, unemployed, comparison with January - all now on live blog. #GreekElections https://www.byline.com/column/11/article/401 …
Full statement by Prime Minister elect, Alexis Tsipras, translated to Greek on the live blog now. https://www.byline.com/column/11/article/401 …
Francois Hollande Forsees Stability in Greece after SYRIZA Victory in Greek Elections http://dlvr.it/CCl8lz #Greece
Alexis Tsipras has been re-elected. He will find himself in the same position as in January http://econ.trib.al/SMWZkGI
Lenders wants Greece's new coal gov't ASAP so to proceed w.'reforms' (austerity cuts) - I don't want to see any anti-austerity protests, ok?
Tsipras to be sworn in as PM tomorrow & SYRIZA-Independent Greeks gov't to be named Tue/Wed, reports @geoterzis #Greece #GreekElections
#Greece 64.66% out of total: Syriza 35.43, ND 28.31, GolDawn 7.05, Pasok 6.41, KKE 5.44, Potami 3.99, IndGr 3.65, Centre Union 3.37,LAE 2.84
How voters 18-24 voted (exit poll). (In order SYRIZA, ND, GD, POTAMI, KKE, ANEL, PASOK, LAE, EK)
Voter turnout, #GreekElections: 2004, 76.6; 2007, 74.1; 2009, 70.9; 2012-1 65.1; 2012-2 62.5; 2015-Jan 63.6; 2015-Sept 55.4 (provisional).
Tsipras & Kammenos expected to appear together at Syriza's central Athens kiosk at abt 10.15 pm after speaking by phone about new alliance.
#Euro starts only a tad lower to the week as clear Syriza win means majority coalition will be made of only 2 parties
“Tomorrow, we will face a memorandum Armageddon,” says Panayiotis Lafazanis of Popular Unity
Panayiotis Lafazanis, whose Popular Unity failed to make it into Parliament, says party “lost the battle but not the war.” #GreekElections
Podemos's Errejón tweets: "Greek people rewards bravery + democratic courage. Congrats @atsipras 3rd victory against Troika. We're coming!".
#greece to get a SYRIZA-ANEL coalition again. with 155 seats, it may survive just 2. bailout bills votings. Then #Greekelections will be due
#GreekElections 45% of votes counted
SYRIZA 35,56% ND 28,05% G.Dawn 7,13% Pasok 6,4% KKE 6.5% Potami 5,48% Ind.Greeks 3,71% C. Union 3,48%
This highlights just how similar the results from this #GreekElections are to previous ones in Jan.
TSIPRAS, KAMMENOS IN TALKS FOR GOVT COALITION: MEGA TV #GreekElection
At Syriza HQ they're celebrating a sensational second election win. They lost just 4 seats despite massive u-turn + reputational hit.
#syriza #anel already in talks to form new govt. no interest to cooperate with other parties at this stage #GreeceElections #Greece
Greek far right Golden Dawn on track for best showing in a election BUT w/ no sign of a major surge. Party had 7.2% w/ 38% of vote counted.
#GreekElections official estimate (1/2)
SYRIZA 35.5% - 145 seats ND 28 - 75 GDawn 7.1 - 19 PASOK 6.4 - 17 KKE 5.5 - 15 Potami 4 - 10 #Greece
With 30% of votes counted #Syriza on 35%, ND on 28%. Consolidating around these levels. Turnout 55%. #GreekElections
Official projected result is more emphatic than exit polls: SYRIZA 145 seats, IndyGreeks 10. Will Tsipras say it's enough to govern?
Syriza wins by big margin - despite u-turn and significant split + abstentions. Tsipras as political strategist will be in textbooks now
Turnout increases to 54.7% so far in #GreekElections at 29% of total, well below the 63.6% in Jan. #Greece #politics
Results with 25% of the vote counted:
Syriza 35 % ND 28.3 GD 7.1 PASOK 6.4 KKE 5.5 Potami 3.8 ANEL 3.7 EK 3.5 Turnout: 54% #GreekElections
Greek leftist Syriza source says party will turn to right-wing Independent Greeks party to form coalition. (RTRS)
Greek conservative leader concedes election defeat as Syriza takes 144 seats in 300 seat parl, ND 75 seats w/ about 25% of votes counted.
‘No more #refugees’: Arson attack destroys future German migration center (VIDEO) http://on.rt.com/6rug
Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis: Mapping the European Refugee Crisis and Where the Path is Blocked; http://po.st/OYrcfJ via @po_st
A sign of the magnitude of the exodus. Life vests left by refugees on Lesbos, Greece. By @yannisBehrakis, Reuters.
13 people died off the coast of Turkey after a ferry collided with a boat carrying refugees: http://bit.ly/1j0fiCE
The Syrian refugee crisis and the erosion of Europe’s moral authority: http://brook.gs/1URWQxh
Croatia continues to struggle as Europe's refugee crisis deepens - euronews http://dlvr.it/CCgmGS
EU Emergency summit on refugee crisis scheduled for Wednesday http://buff.ly/1V4DkO4
The refugee crisis: 9 questions you were too embarrassed to ask @pmharper http://www.vox.com/2015/9/9/9290985/refugee-crisis-europe-syrian …
EU Lockdown: Finland Imposes Migration Controls at Swedish Border http://sputniknews.com/europe/20150920/1027266940/finland-sweden-border-migration.html#ixzz3mIok2qgy … #EU #RefugeeCrisis
Berlin coalition tensions build over refugee crisis http://www.irishtimes.com/news/world/europe/berlin-coalition-tensions-build-over-refugee-crisis-1.2359075 … via @IrishTimesWorld
Croatia continues to struggle as Europe's refugee crisis deepens http://eurone.ws/34pcEQ
Europe’s Refugee Crisis Blowback—-Even Sweden’s Socialists Are On The Run http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com/europes-refugee-crisis-blowback-even-swedens-socialists-are-on-the-run/ …
Refugee crisis: Croatian police overwhelmed as thousands attempt to board train – video http://d.gu.com/CCbl2l
'The war with Isis caused the refugee crisis - and it's going to get worse' http://ind.pn/1OHUmwl
https://youtu.be/RvOnXh3NN9w Para que entiendas que esta pasando en #siria con los #refugiados http://fb.me/4NtPK5fiU