Presidential decree announces June 17 elections

A presidential decree announcing the dissolution of Parliament and a new round of general elections was erected on Saturday.

According to the decree, elections will take place on Sunday, June 17, while the convocation of the new Parliament is scheduled for Thursday, June 28, at 11 a.m.

The decree was co-signed by Greek President Karolos Papoulias and caretaker Prime Minister Panayiotis Pikrammenos.