Angry Greeks redraw election map
Derek Gatopoulos and Elena Becatoros - The Associated Press
Left Coalition party leader Alexis Tsipras waves to supporters in central Athens after elections on Sunday, May 6, 2012. Tsipras was projected to come second in the poll, behind the front-runner conservatives, on a pledge to cancel Greece's bailout agreements.
With more than 83 percent of the vote counted, Greece appeared to be heading toward political stalemate. Nobody won enough votes to form a government, and the two parties that backed the bailout — the conservative New Democracy and socialist PASOK — conceded they need to win over adversaries to form a viable coalition.
"I understand the rage of the people, but our party will not leave Greece ungoverned," said New Democracy leader Antonis Samaras.
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