General Knowledge MCQs Quiz

____ was sworn in as the new prime minister of Greece ?

1) Antonis Samaras
2) Vassiliki Thanou-Christophilou
3) Alexis Tsipras
4) Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Explanation:
On July 8, 2019, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, aged 51, of New Democratic Party was sworn-in as the new Prime Minister of Greece. He received 39.85% of the votes against 31.53% for Syriza, led by outgoing Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras. The New Democracy party won 158 seats in the 300-member Greek parliament.The centre-left Movement for Change (KINAL) received 8.1% votes, followed by the Communist Party with 5.3%, newcomer Greek Solution, a far-right party, received 3.7% votes and MeRa 25, another recently formed party led by Yanis Varoufakis, a former Syriza finance minister received 3.44% votes.

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