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Municipality & Regional elections: Latest results in Athens, Attica, Piraeus

With 99,88% to 100% of the polling stations  counted, the results for Athens, Attica, Piraeus and Thessaloniki are the following, according to official results of the Greek Interior Ministry via Singular Issue:

Attica Region: counted 6,482 out of 6,490 polling stations

Rena Dourou SYRIZA     23,80%

Yiannis Sgouros PASOK 22,10%

Giorgos Koumoutsakos N.Dimokratia 14,08%

Ilias Panagiotaros  Golden Dawn 11,13%

Athanasios Pafilis KKE 10,67%

Pavlos Haikalis Independent Greeks 7,17%

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Athens Municipality: 100% counted

Giorgos Kaminis PASOK 21,06%

Gavriil Sakellaridis SYRIZA 20,00%

Aris Spiliotopoulos N Dimokratia 16,92%

Ilias Kasidiaris Golden Dawn 16,12%

Nikolaos Sofianos KKE 7,41%

Nikitas Kaklamanis N. Dimokratia 7,10%

Vasileios Kapernaros Independent Greeks 3,56%

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Piraeus Municipality: 100% counted

Yiannis Moralis suppported by ship- and Olympiakos-owner Marinakis 33,28%

Vasilis Michaloliakos N. Dimokratia 31,33%

Theodoros Dritsas SYRIZA 17,08%

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Thessaloniki Municipality: 98,97% counted

Yiannis Boutaris PASOK/Democratic Left 36,03%

Stavros Kalafatis N.Dimokratia 26,19%

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Central Macedonia Region: 99,19% counted

Apostolos Tzitzikostas (defiant) N. Dimokratia 32,79%

Ioannis Ioannidis N. Dimokratia 18,60%

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Many candidates for municipality and regional elections, especially those affiliated with Nea Dimokratia and PASOK had run for the elections as “Independent” and thus although Greeks knew their political affiliation.

In the second round of elections, next Sunday, it is expected that the parties of those candidates who will not run for the final round, will take clear position who they support in order to ideological influence voters and minimize win-chances for opponents.

Government spokesman Simos Kedikoglou said Monday, that Nea Dimokratia will support the two PASOK candidates for Athens municipality (Kaminis) and Attica region (Sgouros). ND will also support Michaloliakos in Piraeus municipality.

It will be very interesting to see whom the other parties will support in major municipalities and regions. Greek media puzzle about the voters of Golden Dawn: will they vote for PASOK candidates or for those of SYRIZA?

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