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SYRIZA Leader Tsipras: Today Is a Day of Relief and Hope

ATHENS – It is “the day of the Mother who loves, forgives, comforts, supports. Without distinguishing colour, religion, passports,” main opposition SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras said on Monday in his message for the celebration of the Assumption of Virgin Mary, noting that it is a day of “expectation and hope.”

Tsipras in a post on his personal Facebook account said that “the people who persist, the ordinary people who stubbornly hold on to their lives, the children who dream, the chased refugees and the people of poverty, the wounded, those who are afraid of darkness and the future, feel that today is a day of relief and hope.”

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