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Syriza leader Alexis Tsipras says he wants closer ties to Moscow
Wed, Jan 28, 2015 Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber (The Moscow Times) 1,858

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The landmark victory of radical leftist party Syriza in Greece's general election Sunday signals the country will strive to increase its ties with the Russian government, but will likely be unsuccessful in any attempts to sway European Union policies on Russia, political analysts said Monday.