Photo Gallery: Greece's New Political Crisis 11/01/2016
 Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was elected in 2015 on a platform of...
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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was elected in 2015 on a platform of resistance to the austerity measures ordered by the country's European creditors. Since then, his inability to extricate Greece from the grip of austerity measures has weakened his popularity in the country and created resistance from his former party allies.