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Greece's anti-bailout party wins election, threatening market turmoil
Greece's anti-bailout party wins election, threatening market turmoil

A triumphant Alexis Tsipras told Greeks that his radical left Syriza party's election victory Sunday meant an end to austerity and humiliation and that the country's regular and often fraught debt inspections were a thing of the past. "Today the Greek people have made history. Hope has made history," Tsipras said in his victory speech at a conference hall in central Athens. Official results with 60% of polling stations counted in Sunday's early general election showed Syriza with 36%, far ahead of Prime Minister Antonis Samaras' conservatives, who had 28%. Samaras publicly conceded defeat. But it was still unclear whether Syriza would have the minimum...

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