Greek PM resigns, requesting early election

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Added On August 22, 2015

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has submitted his Leftist government's resignation, asking for a fresh mandate in snap general elections this autumn to implement the third bailout and lead Greece to the exit of the debt crisis. 

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Thursday submitted his resignation to President Prokopis Pavlopoulos and asked for the earliest possible election date.